Wyoming is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 8,562 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 92.96% 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 (18.16%), teaching (11.09%), and sales jobs (10.96%).
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.
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.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.69% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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 educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Wyoming is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the 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. 70.86% 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 $60,538, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $242,152 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 Spanish.