Mount Gilead is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,678 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Mount Gilead is the 320th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mount Gilead is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Gilead is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Gilead who work in office and administrative support (18.32%), sales jobs (7.83%), and healthcare (7.77%).
Overall, Mount Gilead’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
In terms of college education, Mount Gilead is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.06% of adults 25 and older in Mount Gilead have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Mount Gilead in 2018 was $24,035, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,140 for a family of four. However, Mount Gilead contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Mount Gilead home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Gilead residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mount Gilead include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Mount Gilead is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and African languages.