Upper Sandusky is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 6,527 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Upper Sandusky is the 223rd largest community in Ohio. Upper Sandusky has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
When you are in Upper Sandusky, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.66% of Upper Sandusky’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Upper Sandusky is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Upper Sandusky who work in office and administrative support (10.25%), sales jobs (7.35%), and food service (7.25%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.85 minutes getting to work every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Upper Sandusky rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.07% of adults 25 and older in Upper Sandusky have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Upper Sandusky in 2010 was $20,939, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,756 for a family of four.
The people who call Upper Sandusky home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Upper Sandusky residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Upper Sandusky include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Upper Sandusky is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.