Wauseon is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 7,316 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Wauseon is the 207th largest community in Ohio.
Wauseon is a blue-collar town, with 38.93% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Wauseon is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wauseon who work in sales jobs (14.56%), office and administrative support (12.68%), and food service (6.76%).
The education level of Wauseon citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.70% of adults 25 and older in Wauseon have a college degree.
The per capita income in Wauseon in 2010 was $20,621, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,484 for a family of four. However, Wauseon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Wauseon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wauseon residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Wauseon also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.35% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Wauseon include English, Irish, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Wauseon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.