Sunbury is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 5,874 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Sunbury is the 283rd largest community in Ohio. Sunbury has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Sunbury, where the median household income is $72,888.00.
Sunbury home prices are not only among the most expensive in Ohio, but Sunbury real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Sunbury is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 89.02% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sunbury is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sunbury who work in management occupations (17.87%), office and administrative support (15.18%), and healthcare (8.69%).
Also of interest is that Sunbury has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Sunbury is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Sunbury a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Sunbury has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Sunbury’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small village, Sunbury does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Sunbury are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 37.32% of adults in Sunbury have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Sunbury in 2010 was $26,929, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $107,716 for a family of four. However, Sunbury contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Sunbury home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sunbury residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Sunbury include German, Irish, English, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Sunbury is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and Polish.