Troy, OH


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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 (14.62%), sales jobs (9.27%), and management occupations (8.81%).

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 citizens of Troy are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.71% of adults in Troy having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Troy in 2010 was $25,913, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $103,652 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 Chinese.