North Ridgeville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 32,483 people and six constituent neighborhoods, North Ridgeville is the 49th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some cities, North Ridgeville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in North Ridgeville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North Ridgeville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Ridgeville who work in office and administrative support (14.06%), sales jobs (11.57%), and management occupations (9.91%).
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.
North Ridgeville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the 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.
In terms of college education, North Ridgeville is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.56% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in North Ridgeville in 2010 was $30,209, which is wealthy relative to Ohio, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $120,836 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in North Ridgeville include Irish, Polish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in North Ridgeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.