Sunbury is a somewhat small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 6,614 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sunbury is the 228th 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 $80,663.00.
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 86.52% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sunbury is a village of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sunbury who work in management occupations (16.97%), sales jobs (12.47%), and office and administrative support (11.36%).
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.
A relatively large number of people in Sunbury telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 14.25% 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.
Sunbury is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Sunbury’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The citizens of Sunbury are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.24% of adults in Sunbury have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Sunbury in 2018 was $31,586, which is upper middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $126,344 for a family of four.
Sunbury is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. 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 Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Sunbury is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and Spanish.