Auburn, IN

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Living in Auburn

Auburn is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 13,484 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Auburn is the 65th largest community in Indiana.

Auburn is a blue-collar town, with 38.25% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Auburn is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Auburn who work in office and administrative support (12.31%), management occupations (7.22%), and sales jobs (6.60%).

Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.95 minutes getting to work every day.

Being a small city, Auburn does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The education level of Auburn citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.41% of adults 25 and older in Auburn have a college degree.

The per capita income in Auburn in 2018 was $29,101, which is upper middle income relative to Indiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,404 for a family of four. However, Auburn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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