Eaton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 8,375 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Eaton is the 199th largest community in Ohio.
Eaton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Eaton is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Eaton who work in office and administrative support (11.97%), sales jobs (10.55%), and food service (6.12%).
Eaton is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Eaton citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.06% of adults 25 and older in Eaton have a college degree.
The per capita income in Eaton in 2018 was $29,784, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $119,136 for a family of four. However, Eaton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Eaton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eaton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Eaton include German, Irish, English, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Eaton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and German/Yiddish.