Linton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 5,284 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Linton is the 115th largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some cities, Linton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Linton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Linton is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Linton who work in office and administrative support (11.03%), management occupations (10.84%), and food service (9.03%).
The rate of college-level education in Linton is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.88% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Linton in 2010 was $19,101, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $76,404 for a family of four.
The people who call Linton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Linton residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in Linton include Irish, English, Dutch, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Linton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.