Bay Village is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 15,402 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Bay Village is the 117th largest community in Ohio.
Bay Village real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Bay Village house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Bay Village is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.02% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bay Village is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bay Village who work in management occupations (15.77%), sales jobs (13.36%), and office and administrative support (10.89%).
Of important note, Bay Village is also a city of artists. Bay Village has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Bay Village’s character.
Also of interest is that Bay Village has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.16% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
In addition, Bay Village is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Bay Village 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 city’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, Bay Village’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Bay Village. 60.68% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Bay Village in 2010 was $44,445, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $177,780 for a family of four.
The people who call Bay Village home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bay Village residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Bay Village include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Bay Village is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.