Santa Claus is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,481 people and just one neighborhood, Santa Claus is the 182nd largest community in Indiana.
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Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Santa Claus is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Santa Claus is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Santa Claus who work in sales jobs (11.90%), teaching (10.92%) and management occupations (9.33%).
Also of interest is that Santa Claus has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Santa Claus is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Santa Claus 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, Santa Claus has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Santa Claus’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small town, Santa Claus does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.