Santa Claus is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,501 people and just one neighborhood, Santa Claus is the 182nd largest community in Indiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Santa Claus isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Santa Claus are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Santa Claus is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Santa Claus who work in management occupations (12.26%), teaching (9.28%) and sales jobs (8.77%).
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
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 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.