Bay Village is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 15,344 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 91.84% 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 (18.24%), sales jobs (13.87%), and teaching (9.90%).
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.
A relatively large number of people in Bay Village telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.79% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Because of many things, Bay Village is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Bay Village a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Bay Village has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Bay Village’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
If knowledge is power, Bay Village is a pretty powerful place. 64.21% of the adults in Bay Village have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Bay Village in 2010 was $49,036, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $196,144 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bay Village include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Bay Village is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.