Munroe Falls is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 5,005 people and just one neighborhood, Munroe Falls is the 272nd largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some cities, Munroe Falls isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Munroe Falls are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Munroe Falls is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Munroe Falls who work in office and administrative support (14.75%), teaching (7.18%), and sales jobs (6.44%).
Also of interest is that Munroe Falls has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Munroe Falls is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Munroe Falls 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 city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Munroe Falls has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Munroe Falls’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small city, Munroe Falls doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Munroe Falls 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: 37.99% of adults in Munroe Falls have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Munroe Falls in 2018 was $36,032, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $144,128 for a family of four. However, Munroe Falls contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Munroe Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Munroe Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Munroe Falls include German, Italian, Irish, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Munroe Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Russian.
When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.
If you are planning to retire in Ohio, this neighborhood should be on your must-see list. For many reasons, may be considered a retiree's dream neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and metrics, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety from crime compared to other neighborhoods in Ohio, while also offering a diverse range of housing options. This, along with the vibrant mix of very educated seniors and other age groups who choose to live here, makes the neighborhood more retiree-friendly than 97.1% of neighborhoods in OH. If a Ohio retirement is in your future, this neighborhood should be one of the places you visit.
Did you know that the neighborhood has more Hungarian and Slovak ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Hungarian ancestry and 2.5% have Slovak ancestry.
is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.1% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Russian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 96.6% of the neighborhoods in America.
How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.
The neighbors in the neighborhood in Munroe Falls are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 60.3% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 3.0% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 72.0% of America's neighborhoods.
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.
In the neighborhood, 39.8% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 26.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (18.2%), and 15.3% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.
The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.6% 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 Munroe Falls, OH, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (25.9%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (14.4%), and residents who report Irish roots (14.1%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (11.6%), along with some Polish ancestry residents (8.2%), 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 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (55.1% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (86.9%) 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 (5.9%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.