Troy, OH

Troy profile

Living in Troy

Troy is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 26,305 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Troy is the 56th largest community in Ohio.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Troy is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Troy is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Troy who work in management occupations (10.61%), office and administrative support (10.36%), and sales jobs (7.97%).

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 overall education level of Troy is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.71% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Troy in 2018 was $29,312, 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 $117,248 for a family of four. However, Troy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Troy is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Troy include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Troy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Polish.