Ingalls is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,390 people and just one neighborhood, Ingalls is the 189th largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Ingalls was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Ingalls economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Ingalls, where the median household income is $52,813.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Ingalls isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ingalls are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ingalls is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ingalls who work in office and administrative support (12.85%), food service (10.24%) and management occupations (7.83%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Ingalls is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Ingalls’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Ingalls is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Ingalls, the average commute to work is 34.64 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Ingalls does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.