South Russell is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,841 people and just one neighborhood, South Russell is the 311th largest community in Ohio.
Real Estate Prices
South Russell home prices are not only among the most expensive in Ohio, but South Russell real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
South Russell is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 96.99% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, South Russell is a village of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in South Russell who work in management occupations (15.56%), business and financial occupations (14.85%) and sales jobs (12.77%).
Of important note, South Russell is also a village of artists. South Russell has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape South Russell’s character.
A relatively large number of people in South Russell telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 14.85% 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
In addition, South Russell is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, South Russell 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, South Russell really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is South Russell 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.
In South Russell, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.15 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small village, South Russell does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.