Huber Heights, OH
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Living in Huber Heights

Huber Heights is a medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 43,272 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Huber Heights is the 28th largest community in Ohio. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Huber Heights, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Huber Heights, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Huber Heights’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Huber Heights does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $88,095.00.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Huber Heights is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Huber Heights is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Huber Heights who work in office and administrative support (20.51%), sales jobs (10.76%), and business and financial occupations (9.55%).

There are many members of the armed forces living in Huber Heights. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.

Also of interest is that Huber Heights 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: 15.14% 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.

"If you live in Huber Heights, you are going to have to drive to get to work," say area residents. At least that is what most Huber Heights residents do (97.21%). Huber Heights is primarily built for cars, and driving around town will bare this out. Shopping centers, parking lots, strip malls, and wide streets are what you'll find. Sidewalks? Sure. But not everywhere, and walking to most places can be downright scary.

Huber Heights is a decent-sized city, yet no one gets to work using public transit, because the city has no real transit system.

The citizens of Huber Heights are among the most well-educated in the nation: 41.91% of adults in Huber Heights have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Huber Heights in 2018 was $29,871, 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 $119,484 for a family of four.

Huber Heights is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Huber Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Huber Heights residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Huber Heights include German, Irish, African, English, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Huber Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.