Troy, OH

Troy profile

Living in Troy

Troy is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 26,281 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 professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Troy who work in office and administrative support (12.23%), management occupations (10.63%), and sales jobs (9.04%).

In terms of college education, Troy is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.30% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Troy in 2018 was $29,692, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $118,768 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 Black or African-American. 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.