Chagrin Falls, OH

Chagrin Falls profile

Living in Chagrin Falls

Chagrin Falls is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,941 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Chagrin Falls is the 299th largest community in Ohio.

Chagrin Falls home prices are not only among the most expensive in Ohio, but Chagrin Falls real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Chagrin Falls is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 93.43% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Chagrin Falls is a village of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chagrin Falls who work in management occupations (20.68%), sales jobs (14.88%), and business and financial occupations (10.88%).

Of important note, Chagrin Falls is also a village of artists. Chagrin Falls has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Chagrin Falls’s character.

Also of interest is that Chagrin Falls 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 Chagrin Falls telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 15.68% 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.

In addition, Chagrin Falls is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.

Because of many things, Chagrin Falls is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Chagrin Falls 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, Chagrin Falls has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Chagrin Falls’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Chagrin Falls. 66.16% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Chagrin Falls in 2018 was $81,695, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $326,780 for a family of four.

The people who call Chagrin Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chagrin Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Chagrin Falls include German, English, Irish, Polish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Chagrin Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include German/Yiddish and Slavic languages.