Austin is a very small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 4,158 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Austin is the 138th largest community in Indiana.
When you are in Austin, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.01% of Austin’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Austin is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Austin who work in office and administrative support (10.34%), sales jobs (8.31%), and food service (7.04%).
As is often the case in a small city, Austin doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Austin, just 6.97% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Austin in 2010 was $15,455, which is low income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,820 for a family of four.
The people who call Austin home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Austin residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Austin include English, German, Polish, and Slovak.
The most common language spoken in Austin is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.