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.
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Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Center Point is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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 very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Center Point really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Center Point perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
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.
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.