Linton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 5,204 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, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Linton who work in management occupations (9.12%), sales jobs (8.66%), and healthcare (7.86%).
The citizens of Linton are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.39% of adults in Linton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Linton in 2018 was $21,264, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $85,056 for a family of four. However, Linton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 German, Irish, English, Dutch, and French.
The most common language spoken in Linton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.