Mason, OH


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Living in Mason

Mason is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 32,662 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Mason is the 46th largest community in Ohio.

Mason real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Mason house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Mason is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.72% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Mason is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mason who work in management occupations (15.57%), office and administrative support (13.38%), and sales jobs (12.53%).

Also of interest is that Mason has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Mason 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, Mason really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Mason 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.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Mason, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Mason is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 54.51% 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 Mason in 2010 was $37,459, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $149,836 for a family of four.

Mason is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Mason home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mason residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Mason include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Mason is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.