Beachwood is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 11,762 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Beachwood is the 152nd largest community in Ohio.
Beachwood home prices are not only among the most expensive in Ohio, but Beachwood real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Beachwood is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 97.15% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Beachwood is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Beachwood who work in management occupations (18.02%), sales jobs (13.05%), and healthcare (11.39%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Beachwood 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.
Also of interest is that Beachwood 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 Beachwood telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.62% 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.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Beachwood, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Beachwood is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 58.29% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Beachwood in 2010 was $55,478, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $221,912 for a family of four.
Beachwood is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Beachwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Beachwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Beachwood include German, Polish, Hungarian, and Eastern European.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Beachwood's cultural character, accounting for 16.90% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Beachwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Russian.