Fremont, OH

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Living in Fremont

Fremont is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 15,917 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Fremont is the 113th largest community in Ohio. Fremont has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Fremont is a blue-collar town, with 43.60% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Fremont is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fremont who work in office and administrative support (9.99%), sales jobs (7.96%), and management occupations (5.28%).

One of the benefits of Fremont is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.02 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Fremont rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.20% of adults 25 and older in Fremont 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 Fremont in 2018 was $22,203, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $88,812 for a family of four. However, Fremont contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Fremont is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fremont home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fremont residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Fremont also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.31% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Fremont include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Fremont is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.