Wyoming is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 8,756 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Wyoming is the 191st largest community in Ohio.
Wyoming home prices are not only among the most expensive in Ohio, but Wyoming real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Wyoming is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 93.80% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Wyoming is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wyoming who work in management occupations (17.20%), healthcare (10.92%), and teaching (10.37%).
Also of interest is that Wyoming has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Wyoming is also a city of artists. Wyoming has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Wyoming’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 14.00% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
In addition, Wyoming is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Because of many things, Wyoming is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Wyoming a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Wyoming has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Wyoming’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Wyoming. 71.71% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Wyoming in 2018 was $65,430, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $261,720 for a family of four.
Wyoming is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Wyoming home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wyoming residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Wyoming include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Wyoming is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Chinese.