Pendleton is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 4,219 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 service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pendleton who work in office and administrative support (17.58%), sales jobs (14.84%), and healthcare (7.61%).
Overall, Pendleton’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Pendleton is worth considering.
Being a small town, Pendleton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The overall education level of Pendleton is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.87% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Pendleton in 2010 was $32,825, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $131,300 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 Irish, English, Polish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Pendleton is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Chinese.