Carroll, OH

Carroll profile

Living in Carroll

Carroll is a tiny village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 566 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Carroll is the 665th largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in Carroll was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Carroll real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Carroll house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Carroll is a blue-collar town, with 39.41% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Carroll is a village of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Carroll who work in office and administrative support (16.36%), healthcare (11.15%), and management occupations (7.43%).

Also of interest is that Carroll has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.81% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.

One downside of living in Carroll, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.75 minutes every day commuting to work.

Being a small village, Carroll does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Carroll rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.58% of adults 25 and older in Carroll have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Carroll in 2018 was $26,748, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $106,992 for a family of four. However, Carroll contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Carroll home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Carroll residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Carroll include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Hungarian.

The most common language spoken in Carroll is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.