Clyde is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 6,166 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Clyde is the 231st largest community in Ohio. Clyde has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Clyde is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 49.90% of the Clyde workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Clyde is a city of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clyde who work in office and administrative support (6.24%), food service (5.84%), and sales jobs (5.54%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Clyde spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.85 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Clyde doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Clyde has a very low overall level of education: only 9.40% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Clyde in 2018 was $25,749, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $102,996 for a family of four. However, Clyde contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Clyde home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clyde residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Clyde include German, English, Irish, French, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Clyde is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.