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.
Pendleton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (13.44%), sales jobs (12.88%), and healthcare (8.96%).
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.
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.
In terms of college education, Pendleton is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.10% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Pendleton in 2010 was $31,298, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $125,192 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 Italian.
The most common language spoken in Pendleton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.