Canal Winchester is a somewhat small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 8,294 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Canal Winchester is the 212th largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in Canal Winchester was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Canal Winchester economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Canal Winchester, where the median household income is $83,304.00.
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.
Canal Winchester is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 85.50% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Canal Winchester is a village of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Canal Winchester who work in management occupations (13.97%), office and administrative support (10.28%), and healthcare (9.85%).
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.
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 village’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.
The citizens of Canal Winchester are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 36.00% of adults in Canal Winchester have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Canal Winchester in 2010 was $35,133, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $140,532 for a family of four.
Canal Winchester is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. 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 Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Canal Winchester is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Spanish.