Bicknell is a very small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,840 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bicknell is the 164th largest community in Indiana. Bicknell has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bicknell is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bicknell is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bicknell who work in food service (15.00%), sales jobs (14.26%), and healthcare (9.19%).
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 8.03% 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 2018 was $19,898, which is low income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $79,592 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, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bicknell include English, German, Irish, Hungarian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Bicknell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Greek.