Lewis Center, OH
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Living in Lewis Center

Lewis Center is a medium-sized town located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 22,540 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Lewis Center is the 77th largest community in Ohio. Lewis Center has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Lewis Center, where the median household income is $151,874.00.

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 89.92% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lewis Center is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lewis Center who work in management occupations (19.73%), business and financial occupations (10.95%), and healthcare (9.85%).

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: 16.19% 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.

Lewis Center is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Lewis Center’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Being a small town, Lewis Center does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Lewis Center, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Lewis Center is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 68.19% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Lewis Center in 2018 was $53,254, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $213,016 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, English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.

Lewis Center also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 16.43%.

The most common language spoken in Lewis Center is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Langs. of India.

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