Lebanon is a medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 16,662 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Lebanon is the 56th largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some cities, Lebanon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lebanon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lebanon is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lebanon who work in office and administrative support (10.12%), sales jobs (9.86%), and management occupations (8.38%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.58% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Lebanon 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 people in Lebanon who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.89% of adults in Lebanon have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lebanon in 2018 was $29,880, which is upper middle income relative to Indiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $119,520 for a family of four. However, Lebanon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lebanon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lebanon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lebanon include German, English, Irish, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Lebanon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.