Waterville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 6,019 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Waterville is the 245th largest community in Ohio.
Waterville real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Waterville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Also of interest is that Waterville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Waterville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Waterville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Waterville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
The education level of Waterville ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Waterville, 44.58% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Waterville in 2018 was $43,334, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $173,336 for a family of four.
The people who call Waterville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Waterville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Waterville include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Hungarian.
The most common language spoken in Waterville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and German/Yiddish.