Pataskala is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 17,886 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Pataskala is the 106th largest community in Ohio.
Pataskala real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Pataskala house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Pataskala isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pataskala are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pataskala is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pataskala who work in office and administrative support (16.66%), management occupations (9.02%), and sales jobs (8.67%).
Also of interest is that Pataskala has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.75% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
As is often the case in a small city, Pataskala doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Pataskala are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.64% of adults in Pataskala having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pataskala in 2018 was $32,143, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,572 for a family of four. However, Pataskala contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pataskala is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pataskala home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pataskala residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pataskala include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Pataskala is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.