Mitchell is a very small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 4,252 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Mitchell is the 137th largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mitchell is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mitchell is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mitchell who work in office and administrative support (11.76%), sales jobs (10.79%), and food service (9.49%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Mitchell has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Mitchell a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The population of Mitchell has a very low overall level of education: only 9.76% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Mitchell in 2010 was $20,780, which is middle income relative to Indiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,120 for a family of four.
The people who call Mitchell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mitchell residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Mitchell include Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Mitchell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.