Toledo is a medium-size city in Ohio with just under 279,000 residents. The city's population, at an average age of just over 37, is younger than most cities in Ohio. Residents are fairly evenly split between owning (52%) and renting (48%) their residence. The city boasts a relatively reasonable average rent of $694 per month, which is $117 less than the state average.
With an average commute time of about 22 minutes, quicker than most cities in Ohio, Toledo residents find that traveling to work isn't overly time-consuming. Many residents (38%) drive their own vehicle to work, while public transit is not extensively used. Relatively few residents walk to work.
Toledo has a relatively high concentration of residents over the age of 25 who possess a high school degree or equivalent (21%) compared to the national average. Further, 12% possess a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. There are four primary industries in Toledo: healthcare, manufacturing, retail, and entertainment. Together, these industries account for 26% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 6% of the city's population works in sales, making it the top field in the city. Toledo workers take home an average annual income of almost $48K, about $16,000 less than the average Ohio resident. Toledo's average income also trails the national average ($73,345).