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Anthony Wayne Region

DEMOGRAPHICS, LABOR FORCE, AND EDUCATION

US Department of Commerce: US Census data

Population: 31,603

The unemployment rate: 8.06%

Job growth: -2.386%

Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 27.168%

Estimated average per capita income: $28,047 higher than the State’s average $25,113 (Lucas $23,981)

Median Household Income: $65,180

Average Cost of living Index: 94.68

Type of Industry Employment

Management Business Finance Operations: 13.23 % of population

Professional Related Occupations: 20.36 % of population

Service: 13.40 % of population

Sales and Office: 24.15 % of population

Farming, Fishing and Forestry: .79 % of population

Construction, Extraction and Maintenance: 10.93 % of population

Production, Transportation and Material Moving: 16.41 % of population

Public School District

The Anthony Wayne School District has been rated Excellent by the State of Ohio for the past 13 years.

Private & Charter Schools

Lial Catholic School- A K-8 catholic school based on Montessori techniques in the classroom and has the honor of being distinguished as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence in past years.

Monclova Christian Academy- A chartered, non-public school, recognized by the state of Ohio that offers a quality Christian education for your children from kindergarten through high school.

University & College institutions in neighboring cities:

Owens Community College- student population 27,493: graduate rates 14%

The University of Toledo- student population 22,610: graduate rates 23.0%

Bowling Green State University- student population 17,874: graduate rates 34%

Lourdes University- student population 2,538: graduate rates 31%

Heidelberg University – student population 1,454: graduate rates 53%

Stautzenberger College- student population 867: graduate rates 41%

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