West Alexandria is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,341 people and two constituent neighborhoods, West Alexandria is the 515th largest community in Ohio. West Alexandria has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
West Alexandria is a blue-collar town, with 36.10% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, West Alexandria is a village of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in West Alexandria who work in office and administrative support (13.90%), sales jobs (9.48%), and food service (8.57%).
As is often the case in a small village, West Alexandria doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in West Alexandria who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.31% of the adults in West Alexandria have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in West Alexandria in 2010 was $20,415, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $81,660 for a family of four. However, West Alexandria contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call West Alexandria home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of West Alexandria residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in West Alexandria include Irish, English, French , and Hungarian.
The most common language spoken in West Alexandria is English. Other important languages spoken here include Hindi and Chinese.