Canal Winchester is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 9,107 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Canal Winchester is the 188th largest community in Ohio. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Canal Winchester, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Canal Winchester, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Canal Winchester’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Canal Winchester does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $99,418.00.
Canal Winchester real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Canal Winchester house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Canal Winchester isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Canal Winchester are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Canal Winchester is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Canal Winchester who work in healthcare (12.04%), office and administrative support (10.36%), and management occupations (9.26%).
Of important note, Canal Winchester is also a city of artists. Canal Winchester has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Canal Winchester’s character.
Also of interest is that Canal Winchester 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: 11.21% 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.
Because of many things, Canal Winchester is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Canal Winchester 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, Canal Winchester has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Canal Winchester’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small city, Canal Winchester does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Canal Winchester citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 38.58% of adults in Canal Winchester have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Canal Winchester in 2018 was $42,841, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $171,364 for a family of four.
Canal Winchester is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Canal Winchester home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Canal Winchester residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Canal Winchester include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Canal Winchester is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.