Corydon, IN


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Corydon is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 3,144 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Corydon is the 160th largest community in Indiana.

Corydon is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Corydon is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Corydon who work in office and administrative support (11.87%), management occupations (8.15%), and sales jobs (7.19%).

Being a small town, Corydon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Corydon rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.72% of adults 25 and older in Corydon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Corydon in 2010 was $19,825, 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 $79,300 for a family of four. However, Corydon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Corydon also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 31.32% of its population below the federal poverty line.

The people who call Corydon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Corydon residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Corydon include Irish, English, European, and Dutch.

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