Bethel is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 2,771 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bethel is the 378th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some villages, Bethel isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bethel are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bethel is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bethel who work in sales jobs (14.33%), food service (12.47%), and office and administrative support (8.93%).
In Bethel, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.22 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The percentage of adults in Bethel with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.24% of adults in Bethel have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Bethel in 2010 was $18,726, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,904 for a family of four. However, Bethel contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Bethel home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bethel residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Bethel include English, Irish, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Bethel is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.