University Heights, OH


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University Heights is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 13,126 people and four constituent neighborhoods, University Heights is the 131st largest community in Ohio.

University Heights is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 93.53% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, University Heights is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in University Heights who work in management occupations (12.81%), teaching (11.85%), and office and administrative support (10.85%).

Also of interest is that University Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because there are quite a few people attending college in University Heights, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, University Heights provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to University Heights, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. University Heights is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 57.35% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in University Heights in 2010 was $29,479, which is wealthy relative to Ohio, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,916 for a family of four. However, University Heights contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

University Heights is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call University Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of University Heights residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in University Heights include Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in University Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.