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. Bicknell has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
When you are in Bicknell, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 48.13% 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, transportation and shipping workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Bicknell who work in food service (12.25%), office and administrative support (5.99%), and healthcare suport services (5.82%).
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 7.10% 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 $18,950, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $75,800 for a family of four. However, Bicknell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Irish, English, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Bicknell is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and African languages.