Pendleton is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 4,287 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Pendleton is the 139th largest community in Indiana.
Unlike some towns, Pendleton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pendleton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pendleton is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pendleton who work in office and administrative support (19.39%), sales jobs (11.60%), and healthcare (7.89%).
The overall crime rate in Pendleton is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
In Pendleton, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.65 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Pendleton 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.
The education level of Pendleton citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.03% of adults in Pendleton have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Pendleton in 2010 was $30,117, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $120,468 for a family of four. However, Pendleton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Pendleton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pendleton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pendleton include German, Irish, English, Polish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Pendleton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.