Highland Heights, OH

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Living in Highland Heights

Highland Heights is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 8,373 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Highland Heights is the 195th largest community in Ohio.

Highland Heights home prices are not only among the most expensive in Ohio, but Highland Heights real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Highland Heights is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.67% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Highland Heights is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Highland Heights who work in management occupations (14.36%), healthcare (14.09%), and office and administrative support (10.70%).

Also of interest is that Highland Heights 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 Highland Heights telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.52% 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.

Because of many things, Highland Heights is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Highland Heights 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, Highland Heights has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Highland Heights’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

As is often the case in a small city, Highland Heights doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Highland Heights, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Highland Heights is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 55.51% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Highland Heights in 2018 was $53,590, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $214,360 for a family of four.

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

The most common language spoken in Highland Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Chinese.

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