Muncie is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 65,194 people and 26 constituent neighborhoods, Muncie is the 12th largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some cities, Muncie isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Muncie are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Muncie is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Muncie who work in teaching (14.94%), management occupations (10.52%), and office and administrative support (10.32%).
Also of interest is that Muncie has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Another interesting thing about Muncie, despite not being a huge city, is that there is a relatively high proportion of people living here who are young, single, and upwardly-mobile professionals. This makes it a good choice for other relocating single professionals. Here, these young singles will find many others like themselves, with opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
The citizens of Muncie are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 34.69% of adults in Muncie have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Muncie in 2018 was $30,409, which is upper middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $121,636 for a family of four. However, Muncie contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Muncie is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Muncie home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Muncie residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Muncie include German, English, Irish, European, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Muncie is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.