Williamsburg is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 2,549 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Williamsburg is the 396th largest community in Ohio. Williamsburg has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Williamsburg is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 42.22% of the Williamsburg workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Williamsburg is a village of professionals, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Williamsburg who work in teaching (8.89%), office and administrative support (8.79%), and sales jobs (7.34%).
One downside of living in Williamsburg is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Williamsburg, the average commute to work is 32.02 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Williamsburg rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.88% of adults 25 and older in Williamsburg 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 Williamsburg in 2010 was $18,912, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $75,648 for a family of four. However, Williamsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Williamsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Williamsburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Williamsburg include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Williamsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and German.