Trotwood is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 24,096 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Trotwood is the 64th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some cities, Trotwood isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Trotwood are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Trotwood is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Trotwood who work in office and administrative support (17.93%), sales jobs (9.30%), and food service (7.65%).
Many people in Trotwood take advantage of public transportation to get around. In fact, for the size of the city, the number of people who use the bus to commute to work is quite high. This helps to fill a need among Trotwood citizens for affordable transportation.
The percentage of adults in Trotwood with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.26% of adults in Trotwood have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Trotwood in 2010 was $19,725, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $78,900 for a family of four. However, Trotwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Trotwood is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Trotwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Trotwood residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Trotwood include Irish, English, African, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Trotwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.