Bluffton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 10,005 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Bluffton is the 79th largest community in Indiana.
Bluffton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bluffton is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bluffton who work in office and administrative support (15.65%), sales jobs (8.43%), and food service (7.32%).
One of the benefits of Bluffton is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.84 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Bluffton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Bluffton are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.26% of adults in Bluffton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Bluffton in 2010 was $20,082, which is middle income relative to Indiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $80,328 for a family of four.
The people who call Bluffton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bluffton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bluffton include English, Irish, Swiss, and French .
The most common language spoken in Bluffton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.