Wanatah is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,024 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Wanatah is the 301st largest community in Indiana.
Wanatah is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Wanatah is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Wanatah who work in office and administrative support (14.14%), sales jobs (10.10%), and management occupations (8.89%).
Because of many things, Wanatah is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Wanatah a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Wanatah has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Wanatah’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The percentage of people in Wanatah with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.81% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Wanatah in 2010 was $25,425, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $101,700 for a family of four. However, Wanatah contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Wanatah home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wanatah residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Wanatah include Irish, Polish, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Wanatah is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.