Center Point is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 242 people and just one neighborhood, Center Point is the 429th largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Center Point was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Center Point is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Center Point is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Center Point who work in office and administrative support (19.59%), management occupations (10.31%) and sales jobs (10.31%).
Of important note, Center Point is also a town of artists. Center Point has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Center Point’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Center Point 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 town’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, Center Point’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Center Point is worth considering.
In Center Point, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.94 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Center Point does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.