North Ridgeville, OH

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Living in North Ridgeville

North Ridgeville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 34,392 people and six constituent neighborhoods, North Ridgeville is the 49th largest community in Ohio. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in North Ridgeville, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to North Ridgeville, and putting down their money on brand new construction. North Ridgeville’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. North Ridgeville does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $74,309.00.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, North Ridgeville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North Ridgeville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Ridgeville who work in office and administrative support (13.39%), management occupations (11.08%), and sales jobs (10.59%).

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

Because of many things, North Ridgeville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making North Ridgeville a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, North Ridgeville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, North Ridgeville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

The overall education level of North Ridgeville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.01% of adults in North Ridgeville have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in North Ridgeville in 2018 was $34,602, which is wealthy relative to Ohio, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $138,408 for a family of four. However, North Ridgeville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call North Ridgeville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Ridgeville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in North Ridgeville include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in North Ridgeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.