North Hampton is a tiny village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 454 people and just one neighborhood, North Hampton is the 682nd largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in North Hampton was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages, North Hampton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in North Hampton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North Hampton is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Hampton who work in sales jobs (16.30%), office and administrative support (11.45%), and business and financial occupations (6.61%).
Also of interest is that North Hampton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in North Hampton telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.52% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Overall, North Hampton’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One downside of living in North Hampton is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In North Hampton, the average commute to work is 31.57 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small village, North Hampton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of North Hampton rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.61% of adults 25 and older in North Hampton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in North Hampton in 2018 was $31,304, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $125,216 for a family of four. However, North Hampton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call North Hampton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Hampton residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in North Hampton include German, English, Irish, European, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in North Hampton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.
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Did you know that the neighborhood has more Austrian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Austrian ancestry.
How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.
The neighbors in the neighborhood in North Hampton are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 76.6% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 8.7% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 54.6% of America's neighborhoods.
What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.
In the neighborhood, 41.5% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 22.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (22.1%), and 14.2% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 100.0% of households. Some people also speak Polish (2.1%).
Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.
In the neighborhood in North Hampton, OH, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (21.5%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (14.9%), and residents who report English roots (10.7%), and some of the residents are also of Austrian ancestry (3.3%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (2.1%), among others.
How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (53.3% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (73.5%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (10.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.