St. Paris is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 1,870 people and just one neighborhood, St. Paris is the 472nd largest community in Ohio.
St. Paris is a blue-collar town, with 42.55% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, St. Paris is a village of professionals, production and manufacturing workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Paris who work in office and administrative support (9.83%), teaching (6.72%), and community and social services (6.33%).
St. Paris 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 citizens of St. Paris are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.44% of adults in St. Paris have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in St. Paris in 2018 was $24,378, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $97,512 for a family of four. However, St. Paris contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call St. Paris home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. Paris residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. St. Paris also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.42% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in St. Paris include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in St. Paris is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.
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More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the neighborhood than in 95.3% of the neighborhoods in America. Despite the loss of manufacturing jobs across the nation, this neighborhood remains a place where, compared to other parts of the country, you will find many laborers and manufacturers.
There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.
The neighbors in the neighborhood in St. Paris are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 49.9% of the neighborhoods in America. With 14.0% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 57.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.
What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.
In the neighborhood, 42.0% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 32.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (14.9%), and 10.7% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.1% of households.
Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.
In the neighborhood in St. Paris, OH, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (24.1%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (12.8%), and residents who report English roots (10.4%), and some of the residents are also of Mexican ancestry (3.6%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (3.1%), among others.
Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (32.4% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.
Here most residents (83.4%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (9.1%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.