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Arcadia - Atlanta, IN

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Overview


Arcadia - Atlanta is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 4,359 people and just one neighborhood, Arcadia - Atlanta is the 145th largest community in Indiana.

Arcadia - Atlanta real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Arcadia - Atlanta 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, Arcadia - Atlanta is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Arcadia - Atlanta is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Arcadia - Atlanta who work in management occupations (12.84%), office and administrative support (12.75%), and healthcare (12.30%).

A relatively large number of people in Arcadia - Atlanta telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 14.02% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Arcadia - Atlanta is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Arcadia - Atlanta 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, Arcadia - Atlanta has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Arcadia - Atlanta’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Arcadia - Atlanta is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Arcadia - Atlanta, the average commute to work is 30.59 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Arcadia - Atlanta is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Demographics

The population of Arcadia - Atlanta overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Arcadia - Atlanta, 23.90% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Arcadia - Atlanta in 2018 was $36,850, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $147,400 for a family of four. However, Arcadia - Atlanta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Arcadia - Atlanta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Arcadia - Atlanta residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Arcadia - Atlanta include German, English, Irish, French, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Arcadia - Atlanta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

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Car Ownership

We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result, most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis shows that the neighborhood has a highly unusual pattern of car ownership. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 40.2% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 98.2% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

People

The neighborhood stands out within Indiana for its college student friendly environment. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood is home to a number of college students, is relatively walkable, and above average in safety. In combination, this makes it stand out for a good place for college students to consider. Because a number of college students live here, this neighborhood may be close to a college campus and offer certain amenities nearby geared towards the student body. While it's not an environment for everyone, ambitious scholars can enjoy seasonal excitement between semesters and school breaks, and parents can rest easy knowing that the area has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 6.6% of college-friendly places to live in IN.

The Neighbors

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the neighborhood in Arcadia - Atlanta are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 50.0% of the neighborhoods in America. With 11.2% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 52.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the neighborhood, 37.0% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 24.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (24.3%), and 13.5% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 93.6% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.

Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the neighborhood in Arcadia - Atlanta, IN, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (24.2%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (14.2%), and residents who report Mexican roots (6.4%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (6.4%), along with some French ancestry residents (4.2%), among others.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (41.9% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

Here most residents (73.5%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (11.4%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.


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