Germantown is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 5,796 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Germantown is the 250th largest community in Ohio.
When you are in Germantown, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.90% of Germantown’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Germantown is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Germantown who work in office and administrative support (19.92%), healthcare (8.67%), and sales jobs (5.15%).
Also of interest is that Germantown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Germantown is a small city, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Germantown, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 96.76% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
Being a small city, Germantown does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Germantown are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.22% of adults in Germantown having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Germantown in 2018 was $29,280, 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 $117,120 for a family of four. However, Germantown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Germantown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Germantown residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Germantown include German, Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Germantown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Greek.