Plain City, OH

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Living in Plain City

Plain City is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 4,379 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Plain City is the 292nd largest community in Ohio. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Plain City, 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 Plain City, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Plain City’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Plain City does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $73,351.00.

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.

Plain City is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Plain City is a village of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Plain City who work in management occupations (18.76%), office and administrative support (15.30%), and sales jobs (8.30%).

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.

Because of many things, Plain City is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Plain City really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Plain City perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

The overall education level of Plain City citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.98% of adults in Plain City have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Plain City in 2010 was $32,725, which is wealthy relative to Ohio, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $130,900 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Plain City include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Plain City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and German/Yiddish.