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. Much of the housing stock in Homeworth was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Homeworth, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.53% of Homeworth’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. 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 is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Homeworth, the average commute to work is 31.27 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Homeworth doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.