West Milton is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 4,697 people and two constituent neighborhoods, West Milton is the 274th largest community in Ohio.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, West Milton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.42% of the West Milton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, West Milton is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Milton who work in sales jobs (10.09%), food service (9.76%), and business and financial occupations (7.71%).
As is often the case in a small village, West Milton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in West Milton with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.88% of adults in West Milton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in West Milton in 2018 was $22,925, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,700 for a family of four. However, West Milton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call West Milton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of West Milton residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in West Milton include German, Scottish, English, Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in West Milton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.