Urbana, OH

Urbana profile

Living in Urbana

Urbana is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 11,404 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Urbana is the 155th largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in Urbana was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Urbana is a blue-collar town, with 38.21% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Urbana is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Urbana who work in office and administrative support (12.96%), sales jobs (9.76%), and management occupations (6.87%).

Being a small city, Urbana does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The percentage of adults in Urbana with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.21% of adults in Urbana have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Urbana in 2018 was $22,973, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,892 for a family of four. However, Urbana contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Urbana is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Urbana home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Urbana residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Urbana include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

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