Bremen is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 4,565 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Bremen is the 132nd largest community in Indiana.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Bremen is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 44.08% of the Bremen workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Bremen is a town of transportation and shipping workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bremen who work in management occupations (11.50%), office and administrative support (10.25%), and healthcare (7.51%).
One of the benefits of Bremen is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.79 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.
Being a small town, Bremen does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Bremen are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.54% of adults in Bremen have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Bremen in 2010 was $20,236, 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 $80,944 for a family of four. However, Bremen contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Bremen home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bremen residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bremen include Irish, Italian, English, and Greek.
The most common language spoken in Bremen is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.