Scio is a tiny village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 747 people and just one neighborhood, Scio is the 609th largest community in Ohio. Scio has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Scio is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 46.01% of the Scio workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Scio is a village of construction workers and builders, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Scio who work in office and administrative support (12.50%), healthcare (8.78%) and sales jobs (7.18%).
Of important note, Scio is also a village of artists. Scio has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Scio’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Scio’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One downside of living in Scio, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.80 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small village, Scio doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.