Germantown is a somewhat small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 5,519 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Germantown is the 247th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Germantown is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Germantown is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Germantown who work in office and administrative support (22.31%), healthcare (6.99%), and management occupations (6.79%).
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 very much a car-oriented village. This is because the population of Germantown isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 97.92% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.
As is often the case in a small village, Germantown doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Germantown citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.88% of adults in Germantown have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Germantown in 2018 was $28,501, 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 $114,004 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.