Perry is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,627 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Perry is the 472nd largest community in Ohio. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Perry, 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 Perry, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Perry’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Perry does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $68,194.00.
Perry real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Perry house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Perry is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Perry is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Perry who work in management occupations (16.60%), office and administrative support (12.34%), and sales jobs (10.50%).
Also of interest is that Perry has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Perry 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 village’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, Perry’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The citizens of Perry are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.95% of adults in Perry having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Perry in 2010 was $28,103, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $112,412 for a family of four. However, Perry contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Perry home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Perry residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Perry include Italian, Irish, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Perry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and Spanish.