Tarlton is a tiny village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 288 people and just one neighborhood, Tarlton is the 726th largest community in Ohio. Tarlton 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, Tarlton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 50.72% of the Tarlton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Tarlton is a village of production and manufacturing workers, transportation and shipping workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tarlton who work in office and administrative support (10.14%), management occupations (8.70%) and food service (6.52%).
A relatively large number of people in Tarlton telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 13.14% 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
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Tarlton has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Tarlton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Tarlton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Tarlton may be for you.
One downside of living in Tarlton is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Tarlton, the average commute to work is 31.95 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small village, Tarlton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.