Pekin Indiana Houses
Pekin Indiana Houses
Pekin is a somewhat small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 7,150 people and just one neighborhood, Pekin is the 94th largest community in Indiana. Pekin Indiana Houses
Pekin real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Pekin house values don’t compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Pekin is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 44.33% of the Pekin workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Pekin is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pekin who work in office and administrative support (10.36%), management occupations (8.26%), and sales jobs (6.85%). Pekin Indiana Houses
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can’t help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Pekin has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Pekin has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Pekin than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Pekin may be for you. Pekin Indiana Houses
One downside of living in Pekin is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Pekin, the average commute to work is 35.19 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. Pekin Indiana Houses
The citizens of Pekin are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.31% of adults in Pekin have a bachelor’s degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Pekin in 2010 was $25,023, which is upper middle income relative to Indiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,092 for a family of four. However, Pekin contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Pekin home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pekin residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Pekin include English, Irish, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Pekin is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.
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