Homeworth is a tiny town located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 481 people and just one neighborhood, Homeworth is the 674th largest community in Ohio. Homeworth has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Homeworth is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.53% of the Homeworth workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Homeworth is a town of production and manufacturing workers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Homeworth who work in office and administrative support (12.46%), teaching (10.22%) and management occupations (9.90%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Homeworth has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Setting & Lifestyle
Homeworth is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Homeworth’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Homeworth, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.27 minutes every day commuting to work.
Homeworth is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.