Troy is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 25,659 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Troy is the 63rd largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some cities, Troy isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Troy are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Troy is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Troy who work in office and administrative support (13.86%), sales jobs (9.94%), and management occupations (8.30%).
Also of interest is that Troy has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The population of Troy overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Troy, 21.99% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Troy in 2010 was $24,632, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,528 for a family of four. However, Troy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Troy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Troy residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Troy include Irish, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Troy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese and Spanish.