Perry, OH

Perry profile

Living in Perry

Perry is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,626 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Perry is the 472nd largest community in Ohio.

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 sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Perry who work in office and administrative support (12.65%), management occupations (11.59%), and sales jobs (10.89%).

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 ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Being a small village, Perry does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The education level of Perry citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.11% of adults in Perry have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Perry in 2018 was $31,666, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $126,664 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 German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Perry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Vietnamese.