South Whitley is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,752 people and just one neighborhood, South Whitley is the 236th largest community in Indiana. South Whitley has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, South Whitley is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.52% of the South Whitley workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, South Whitley is a town of professionals, transportation and shipping workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in South Whitley who work in office and administrative support (11.01%), food service (7.60%) and healthcare (6.61%).
Setting & Lifestyle