Utica is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 2,196 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Utica is the 426th largest community in Ohio. Utica has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Utica is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.59% of the Utica workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Utica is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Utica who work in office and administrative support (15.12%), food service (10.73%), and healthcare (6.63%).
The overall crime rate in Utica is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Utica is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Utica rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.73% of adults 25 and older in Utica 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 Utica in 2010 was $18,665, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,660 for a family of four.
The people who call Utica home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Utica residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Utica include Irish, Italian, Scottish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Utica is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.