Battle Ground is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,459 people and just one neighborhood, Battle Ground is the 271st largest community in Indiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Battle Ground is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Battle Ground is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Battle Ground who work in teaching (16.34%), office and administrative support (14.59%) and management occupations (8.44%).
Also of interest is that Battle Ground has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Battle Ground is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Battle Ground 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, Battle Ground has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Battle Ground’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, Battle Ground does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.