Santa Claus is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,479 people and just one neighborhood, Santa Claus is the 182nd largest community in Indiana.
Real Estate Prices
Santa Claus real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Santa Claus house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
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, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Santa Claus who work in management occupations (10.16%), sales jobs (9.21%) and teaching (8.55%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Santa Claus 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, Santa Claus’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Being a small town, Santa Claus does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.