The small town of Lake Darby, Ohio is home to just over 4,000 people. Families with young children can expect to fit right in, as kids under 5 make up an above-average percentage of the community, while retirees feature less prominently in the demographics. Overall, the town's population, at an average age of just over 32, skews decidedly younger than most cities in Ohio. Only 5% of residents rent in Lake Darby, as home ownership is common in the area. With an average rent of $1,301/month, exceeding the state average by $490/month, relatively high rent costs could be a factor in the higher levels of ownership.
Workers are spread across a wide range of industries in Lake Darby, the most common four of which are retail, healthcare, manufacturing, and education. Together, these industries account for 29% of the workforce in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 11% of the town's population works in management, making it the top career path in the town. With an average annual income of around $90K, Lake Darby workers earn about $27,000 more than the average Ohio resident. Lake Darby's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345). Lake Darby has a relatively high concentration of college graduates compared to the national average (13%), as 17% of the town's residents over the age of 25 possess either a BA, BS, or BFA. In addition, 22% have a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree.
Lake Darby has an average commute time of about 28 minutes. Driving a vehicle is the prevailing way to get to work, chosen by 54% of commuters, while public transit isn't extensively used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.