Plain City is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 4,302 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Plain City is the 292nd largest community in Ohio. Plain City has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Plain City, where the median household income is $53,063.00.
Plain City real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Plain City house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some villages, Plain City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Plain City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Plain City is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Plain City who work in office and administrative support (20.78%), business and financial occupations (10.34%), and sales jobs (7.74%).
Also of interest is that Plain City has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Plain City is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of people in Plain City who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 27.71% of adults in Plain City have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Plain City in 2010 was $30,340, which is wealthy relative to Ohio, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $121,360 for a family of four. However, Plain City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Plain City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Plain City residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Plain City include Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Plain City is English. Other important languages spoken here include West Germanic languages and Spanish.