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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Linton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 management occupations (11.70%), office and administrative support (9.75%), and sales jobs (8.45%).
In Linton, just 11.08% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Linton in 2010 was $19,397, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $77,588 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 French .
The most common language spoken in Linton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and Spanish.