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.
When you are in Wauseon, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.60% of Wauseon’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Wauseon is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wauseon who work in office and administrative support (12.17%), sales jobs (8.04%), and management occupations (7.00%).
The percentage of adults in Wauseon who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.27% of the adults in Wauseon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Wauseon in 2010 was $22,102, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $88,408 for a family of four. However, Wauseon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Wauseon is a very ethnically-diverse city. 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 17.52% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Wauseon include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Wauseon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.