Sylvania, OH

Sylvania profile

Living in Sylvania

Sylvania is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 19,311 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Sylvania is the 97th largest community in Ohio.

Sylvania real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Sylvania house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities, Sylvania isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sylvania are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sylvania is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sylvania who work in management occupations (12.90%), office and administrative support (10.72%), and healthcare (9.45%).

Also of interest is that Sylvania has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The education level of Sylvania ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Sylvania, 46.53% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Sylvania in 2018 was $41,570, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $166,280 for a family of four. However, Sylvania contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Sylvania home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sylvania residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Sylvania include German, Irish, Polish, English, and French.

The most common language spoken in Sylvania is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.