Delphi is a very small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,858 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Delphi is the 165th largest community in Indiana. Delphi has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
When you are in Delphi, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.63% of Delphi’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Delphi is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Delphi who work in office and administrative support (15.21%), sales jobs (8.56%), and food service (8.30%).
As is often the case in a small city, Delphi doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Delphi, just 12.24% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Delphi in 2010 was $18,580, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,320 for a family of four. However, Delphi contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Delphi home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Delphi residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Delphi also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.81% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Delphi include Irish, English, Italian, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Delphi is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.