Chagrin Falls is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 4,129 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Chagrin Falls is the 302nd largest community in Ohio.
Chagrin Falls real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Chagrin Falls house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Chagrin Falls is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 92.14% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Chagrin Falls is a village of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chagrin Falls who work in management occupations (19.41%), sales jobs (13.66%), and business and financial occupations (13.34%).
Of important note, Chagrin Falls is also a village of artists. Chagrin Falls has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Chagrin Falls’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 14.15% 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.
In addition, Chagrin Falls is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Chagrin Falls 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, Chagrin Falls’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
If knowledge is power, Chagrin Falls is a pretty powerful place. 63.05% of the adults in Chagrin Falls have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Chagrin Falls in 2018 was $78,882, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $315,528 for a family of four.
The people who call Chagrin Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chagrin Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Chagrin Falls include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Chagrin Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include German/Yiddish and French.