Shipshewana is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 677 people and just one neighborhood, Shipshewana is the 367th largest community in Indiana.
Real Estate Prices
Shipshewana real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Shipshewana house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Shipshewana isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Shipshewana are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Shipshewana is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shipshewana who work in office and administrative support (17.40%), food service (12.43%) and sales jobs (12.15%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Shipshewana’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
One of the benefits of Shipshewana is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.43 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small town, Shipshewana does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.