Sunman, IN

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Living in Sunman

Sunman is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,033 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. 42.25% 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 food service (12.66%), sales jobs (9.80%), and teaching (5.53%).

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Sunman has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Sunman a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

In Sunman, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.75 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The rate of college-level education in Sunman is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.14% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Sunman in 2018 was $22,963, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,852 for a family of four. However, Sunman contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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. Sunman also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.56% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sunman include German, Irish, English, European, and French.

The most common language spoken in Sunman is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.