Mount Orab is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,660 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mount Orab is the 319th largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in Mount Orab was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Mount Orab economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Mount Orab, where the median household income is $40,380.00.
Unlike some villages, Mount Orab isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mount Orab are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Orab is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Orab who work in sales jobs (15.56%), office and administrative support (12.11%), and maintenance occupations (10.92%).
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Mount Orab has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Mount Orab has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Mount Orab than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Mount Orab may be for you.
In Mount Orab, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.62 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The rate of college-level education in Mount Orab is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.54% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Mount Orab in 2010 was $18,662, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,648 for a family of four. However, Mount Orab contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Mount Orab home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Orab residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mount Orab include Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Mount Orab is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.