Howe is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 835 people and just one neighborhood, Howe is the 341st largest community in Indiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Howe isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Howe are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Howe is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Howe who work in sales jobs (24.58%), farm management occupations (17.08%) and office and administrative support (9.58%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Howe work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Of important note, Howe is also a town of artists. Howe has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Howe’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Howe is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Howe enrolled in college, Howe has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Howe has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Howe a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.94 minutes getting to work every day.
Howe is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.