Delphi, IN

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Living in Delphi

Delphi is a very small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,961 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Delphi is the 165th largest community in Indiana. Delphi has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Delphi is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 44.60% of the Delphi workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Delphi is a city of production and manufacturing workers, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Delphi who work in management occupations (12.61%), sales jobs (9.23%), and office and administrative support (7.75%).

It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Delphi has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Delphi has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Delphi than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Delphi may be for you.

Delphi is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The percentage of adults in Delphi with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.34% of adults in Delphi have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Delphi in 2018 was $22,679, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,716 for a family of four. However, Delphi contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Delphi is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. 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 17.48% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Delphi include German, Irish, English, Italian, and European.

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

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