Wheatfield is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 845 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Wheatfield is the 335th largest community in Indiana.
Wheatfield real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Wheatfield house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, Wheatfield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wheatfield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wheatfield is a town of service providers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Wheatfield who work in sales jobs (9.26%), maintenance occupations (8.80%), and office and administrative support (8.13%).
One downside of living in Wheatfield, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.95 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Wheatfield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Wheatfield, just 12.31% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Wheatfield in 2010 was $18,778, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $75,112 for a family of four.
Wheatfield is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Wheatfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wheatfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Wheatfield also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.12% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Wheatfield include Irish, Polish, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Wheatfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Indo-European and Spanish.