Edgewood is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,885 people and just one neighborhood, Edgewood is the 217th largest community in Indiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Edgewood is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Edgewood is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Edgewood who work in office and administrative support (24.33%), teaching (12.77%) and management occupations (10.22%).
Of important note, Edgewood is also a town of artists. Edgewood has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Edgewood’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Edgewood is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Edgewood a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Edgewood has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Edgewood’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small town, Edgewood does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.