Adena is a tiny village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 735 people and just one neighborhood, Adena is the 611th largest community in Ohio. Adena has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Adena is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Adena is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Adena who work in food service (18.81%), sales jobs (12.87%) and office and administrative support (11.88%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Adena is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Adena really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Adena perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Adena, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.42 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small village, Adena doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.