Cumberland is a somewhat small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 5,599 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cumberland is the 118th largest community in Indiana.
Cumberland real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Cumberland house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cumberland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cumberland is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cumberland who work in office and administrative support (15.08%), sales jobs (11.47%), and healthcare (8.78%).
Also of interest is that Cumberland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The citizens of Cumberland are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.62% of adults in Cumberland having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cumberland in 2010 was $29,420, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,680 for a family of four. However, Cumberland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cumberland is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Cumberland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cumberland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cumberland include English, Irish, Polish, and Hungarian.
The most common language spoken in Cumberland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.