Crawfordsville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 16,024 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Crawfordsville is the 54th largest community in Indiana. Crawfordsville has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Crawfordsville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Crawfordsville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Crawfordsville who work in office and administrative support (14.54%), maintenance occupations (8.40%), and sales jobs (7.84%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.39 minutes getting to work every day.
The citizens of Crawfordsville are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.60% of adults in Crawfordsville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Crawfordsville in 2010 was $17,959, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,836 for a family of four.
The people who call Crawfordsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Crawfordsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Crawfordsville include Irish, English, French , and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Crawfordsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.