Broadview Heights is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 19,202 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Broadview Heights is the 90th largest community in Ohio.
Broadview Heights real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Broadview Heights house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Broadview Heights is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.86% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Broadview Heights is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Broadview Heights who work in management occupations (13.63%), office and administrative support (12.63%), and sales jobs (11.68%).
Also of interest is that Broadview Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.27% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
Because of many things, Broadview Heights 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, Broadview Heights really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Broadview Heights 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.
The education level of Broadview Heights ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Broadview Heights, 47.58% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Broadview Heights in 2010 was $46,893, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $187,572 for a family of four.
Broadview Heights is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Broadview Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Broadview Heights residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Broadview Heights include German, Italian, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Broadview Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Slavic languages and Langs. of India.