Lewis Center is a medium-sized town located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 29,683 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Lewis Center is the 61st largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in Lewis Center was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Lewis Center economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Lewis Center, where the median household income is $133,018.00.
Lewis Center home prices are not only among the most expensive in Ohio, but Lewis Center real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lewis Center is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 0.00% of the Lewis Center workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lewis Center is a town of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lewis Center who work in office and administrative support (0.00%), sales jobs (0.00%), and personal care services (0.00%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.41% 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, Lewis Center is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Lewis Center 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 town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Lewis Center has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Lewis Center’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
If knowledge is power, Lewis Center is a pretty powerful place. 65.30% of the adults in Lewis Center have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Lewis Center in 2010 was $47,120, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $188,480 for a family of four.
Lewis Center is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Lewis Center home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lewis Center residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lewis Center include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Lewis Center is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Chinese.