New Concord is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 2,334 people and just one neighborhood, New Concord is the 395th largest community in Ohio. New Concord has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
New Concord is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 88.46% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, New Concord is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in New Concord who work in sales jobs (15.42%), office and administrative support (14.91%) and teaching (12.47%).
Setting & Lifestyle
New Concord is a place where college students are a big part of the character and culture of the town. Small towns have often struggled with declining populations over the past few decades, but the presence of such a large college student population has helped New Concord to fight this trend. Not only does the college population add spending and jobs to local economy, but it also contributes a very tangible, youthful energy to the town.
For a small village, there is also a high proportion of single, often educated, people living in New Concord. This is not typical for smaller communities in America, and adds a feeling of vibrancy to New Concord.
New Concord’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
As is often the case in a small village, New Concord doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.