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. Much of the housing stock in Sunbury was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Sunbury economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Sunbury, where the median household income is $75,433.00.
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 85.61% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sunbury is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sunbury who work in management occupations (16.35%), office and administrative support (13.75%), and sales jobs (10.66%).
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.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.27% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
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.
As is often the case in a small village, Sunbury doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Sunbury is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 36.41% of adults in Sunbury have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Sunbury in 2018 was $29,293, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $117,172 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 Spanish.