New Alexandria is a tiny village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 265 people and just one neighborhood, New Alexandria is the 730th largest community in Ohio.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, New Alexandria isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in New Alexandria are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, New Alexandria is a village of service providers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Alexandria who work in maintenance occupations (14.29%), office and administrative support (12.99%) and food service (6.49%).
Also of interest is that New Alexandria has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, New Alexandria is also a village of artists. New Alexandria has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape New Alexandria’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, New Alexandria is worth considering.
In New Alexandria, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.74 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
In New Alexandria, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though New Alexandria is a relatively small village. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.