Shelburn is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,228 people and just one neighborhood, Shelburn is the 278th largest community in Indiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Shelburn is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.66% of the Shelburn workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Shelburn is a town of production and manufacturing workers, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shelburn who work in sales jobs (11.43%), office and administrative support (9.45%) and personal care services (7.03%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Shelburn has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Shelburn has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Shelburn than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Shelburn may be for you.
Being a small town, Shelburn does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.