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Oakwood - Grover Hill, OH

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Overview


Oakwood - Grover Hill is a very small town located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,502 people and just one neighborhood, Oakwood - Grover Hill is the 348th largest community in Ohio. Oakwood - Grover Hill has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Oakwood - Grover Hill, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.61% of Oakwood - Grover Hill’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Oakwood - Grover Hill is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oakwood - Grover Hill who work in management occupations (12.31%), office and administrative support (11.35%), and sales jobs (7.54%).

Setting & Lifestyle

As is often the case in a small town, Oakwood - Grover Hill doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Demographics

The percentage of people in Oakwood - Grover Hill with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.93% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Oakwood - Grover Hill in 2018 was $36,228, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $144,912 for a family of four. However, Oakwood - Grover Hill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Oakwood - Grover Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oakwood - Grover Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Oakwood - Grover Hill include German, English, Irish, Swiss, and Welsh.

The most common language spoken in Oakwood - Grover Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Real Estate

Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 32 residents per square mile, is less crowded than 92.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Diversity

Did you know that the neighborhood has more Swiss and Belgian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.4% of this neighborhood's residents have Swiss ancestry and 0.9% have Belgian ancestry.

The Neighbors

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 Oakwood - Grover Hill are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 49.8% of the neighborhoods in America. With 13.1% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 56.3% of U.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, 34.2% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 29.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (18.0%), and 17.2% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

Languages

The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 99.1% of households.

Ethnicity / Ancestry

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 Oakwood - Grover Hill, OH, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (23.4%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (7.0%), and residents who report Irish roots (4.6%), and some of the residents are also of Mexican ancestry (3.0%), along with some Swiss ancestry residents (2.4%), among others.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (35.7% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (87.8%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.


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