Lewis Center is a medium-sized town located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 30,398 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Lewis Center is the 61st largest community in Ohio. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Lewis Center, 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 Lewis Center, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Lewis Center’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Lewis Center does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $140,076.00.
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.
Lewis Center is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.83% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lewis Center is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lewis Center who work in management occupations (19.61%), sales jobs (13.21%), and business and financial occupations (11.55%).
Also of interest is that Lewis Center has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.22% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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 very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Lewis Center really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Lewis Center perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
If knowledge is power, Lewis Center is a pretty powerful place. 67.49% 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 $49,690, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $198,760 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.