Wooster SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

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Wooster, Ohio Info Snack

Wooster /wstr/ is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio and the county seat of Wayne County. The municipality is located in northeastern Ohio approximately 50 mi (80 km) SSW of Cleveland and 35 mi (56 km) SW of Akron. Wooster is noted as the location of The College of Wooster. The population was 24,811 at the 2000 census and 26,119 at the 2010 Census. The city is the largest in Wayne County, and the center of the Wooster Micropolitan Statistical Area (as defined by the United States Census Bureau). Wooster has the main branch and administrative offices of the Wayne County Public Library.
Population
26,773
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
19.3%
Median Home
$126,300
Median Income
$41,703
Median Rent
$684

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Map Of Wooster, OH

Population over time in Wooster

Year Population % Change
2016 26,773 0.8%
2015 26,551 0.8%
2014 26,353 0.4%
2013 26,260 0.2%
2012 26,203 0.3%
2011 26,132 0.1%
2010 26,097 -

Crime in Wooster Per 100k

Crime Wooster OH USA
Violent Crime 375.4 297.5 382.9
Murder 0.0 6.1 5.3
Robbery 88.3 99.5 98.0
Aggravated Assault 176.7 141.6 248.9
Property Crime 3371.1 2419.1 2362.0
Burglary 577.8 502.4 430.4
Larceny 2657.1 1743.0 1694.0
Car Theft 136.2 173.7 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Wooster

White
88.6% (23,709)
African American
3.2% (862)
American Indian
0.5% (130)
Asian
3.1% (817)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (52)
Two Or More
2.3% (620)
Hispanic
2.2% (583)
Race Wooster OH USA
White 88.6% 80.0% 60.6%
African American 3.2% 12.1% 10.4%
American Indian 0.5% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.1% 1.9% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.2% 2.5%
Hispanic 2.2% 3.5% 17.3%

Household Income For Wooster, Ohio

Less than $10,000
9.2% (2,463)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (2,329)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.9% (3,721)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (2,891)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (4,203)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (4,658)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (3,159)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.4% (1,981)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (696)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (669)
Income Wooster OH USA
Less than $10,000 9.2% 7.9% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 5.4% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.9% 11.2% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 10.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 14.2% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 18.5% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.2% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.4% 12.2% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 4.1% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 3.7% 5.7%

Gender in Wooster

Female
51.9% (13,895)
Male
48.1% (12,877)
Gender Wooster OH USA
Female 51.9% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wooster for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.9% (513)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (2,133)
High School / GED
34.9% (9,341)
Some College
19.3% (5,180)
Associate's Degree
7.1% (1,907)
Bachelor's Degree
15.9% (4,260)
Master's Degree
8.5% (2,271)
Professional Degree
2.0% (527)
Doctorate Degree
2.4% (636)
Education Wooster OH USA
< 9th Grade 1.9% 3.0% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.5% 7.4%
High School / GED 34.9% 33.8% 27.5%
Some College 19.3% 20.6% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.1% 8.4% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 15.9% 16.7% 18.8%
Master's Degree 8.5% 7.3% 8.2%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.4% 1.1% 1.3%

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