Put-in-Bay is a tiny village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 138 people and just one neighborhood, Put-in-Bay is the 761st largest community in Ohio.
Real Estate Prices
Put-in-Bay home prices are not only among the most expensive in Ohio, but Put-in-Bay real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Put-in-Bay is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 96.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Put-in-Bay is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Put-in-Bay who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (36.00%), healthcare suport services (17.33%) and food service (13.33%).
A relatively large number of people in Put-in-Bay telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 27.27% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Put-in-Bay is a major vacation destination. Much of the village’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Put-in-Bay’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.
Overall, Put-in-Bay’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Put-in-Bay spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 7.50 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.
Put-in-Bay 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.