Cincinnati, OH (population: 332,807) has three plumbing schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Miami Valley Career Technology Center, the highest ranked school in this group with a plumbing program, has a total student population of 432. It is the 1391st highest ranked school in the USA and the 79th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Plumbing students from Cincinnati schools who go on to become plumbers, journeyman plumbers, plumber gasfitters, residental plumbers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment.
Cincinnati lies in Hamilton county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Cincinnati-Middletown-KY-IN area has 994,930 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $20.35/hr average worker wage, and a $42,340 average annual salary.
Of the 3 plumbing schools with a 100-mile radius of Cincinnati, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Miami Valley Career Technology Center comes out as the most expensive ($12,000/yr) for plumbing students, with Maysville Community and Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $5,255/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cincinnati|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||8.8 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||33.5 miles|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||56.8 miles|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||79.7 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||88.8 miles|
|New Albany||IN||-||1||50.4945||53||92.3 miles|