Duncan Falls is a tiny town located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 881 people and just one neighborhood, Duncan Falls is the 586th largest community in Ohio. Duncan Falls has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Duncan Falls is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Duncan Falls is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Duncan Falls who work in office and administrative support (12.76%), food service (11.99%) and teaching (8.67%).
Also of interest is that Duncan Falls has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Duncan Falls is worth considering.
In Duncan Falls, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.99 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Duncan Falls is very much a car-oriented town. This is because the population of Duncan Falls isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 96.68% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.
Being a small town, Duncan Falls does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.