Okeana is a somewhat small town located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 5,622 people and just one neighborhood, Okeana is the 250th largest community in Ohio.
Real Estate Prices
Okeana real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Okeana house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Okeana is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Okeana is a town of professionals, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Okeana who work in management occupations (11.61%), healthcare (11.00%) and food service (9.05%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Okeana has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Okeana has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Okeana than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Okeana may be for you.
One downside of living in Okeana, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.59 minutes every day commuting to work.