Connersville, IN

Connersville profile

Living in Connersville

Connersville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 12,796 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Connersville is the 62nd largest community in Indiana.

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Connersville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.86% of the Connersville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Connersville is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Connersville who work in healthcare suport services (10.36%), sales jobs (9.15%), and office and administrative support (7.93%).

The rate of college-level education in Connersville is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.67% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Connersville in 2018 was $20,671, which is low income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,684 for a family of four. However, Connersville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Connersville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Connersville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Connersville include German, Irish, English, European, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Connersville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.