Sunman is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,039 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sunman is the 299th largest community in Indiana.
Sunman real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Sunman house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Sunman is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.98% of the Sunman workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Sunman is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sunman who work in office and administrative support (11.29%), food service (7.53%), and teaching (6.18%).
The rate of college-level education in Sunman is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.66% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Sunman in 2010 was $19,446, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $77,784 for a family of four. However, Sunman contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Sunman is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Sunman home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sunman residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Sunman also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.62% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sunman include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Sunman is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.