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. Center Point has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
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, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Center Point who work in office and administrative support (22.64%), healthcare (10.38%) and sales jobs (9.43%).
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
Because of many things, Center Point is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Center Point 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 town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Center Point has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local 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.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Center Point has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Center Point a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Center Point, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.68 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Center Point doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.