Markleville is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 522 people and just one neighborhood, Markleville is the 386th largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Markleville was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Markleville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Markleville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Markleville who work in office and administrative support (23.00%), sales jobs (9.86%) and management occupations (7.98%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Markleville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Markleville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Markleville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Markleville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Markleville, the average commute to work is 31.70 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Markleville is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.