Bicknell is a very small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,892 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bicknell is the 164th largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Bicknell was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
When you are in Bicknell, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.57% of Bicknell’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Bicknell is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bicknell who work in food service (10.19%), sales jobs (8.57%), and office and administrative support (7.24%).
Bicknell’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Being a small city, Bicknell does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Bicknell, just 6.17% 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 Bicknell in 2010 was $16,256, which is low income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $65,024 for a family of four.
The people who call Bicknell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bicknell residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Bicknell include English, Irish, Polish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Bicknell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Portuguese and African languages.