Most Cutchi Memons speak Urdu at home; only a few families have retained Cutchi as their mother tongue. They are well educated. "Purdah" was observed strictly in some families.
As Cutchi Memons are generally known to have business acumen, most Cutchi Memons in Mysore City are found to be in business: furniture hire and sale, optical goods, real estate, electrical appliances, carets and furnishings, textiles, etc. Education has ensured Cutchi Memons becoming engineers, computer professionals, etc. Some have migrated to distant lands.