Wilkinson is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 451 people and just one neighborhood, Wilkinson is the 401st largest community in Indiana. Wilkinson has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Real Estate Prices
Wilkinson real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Wilkinson house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Wilkinson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Wilkinson is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wilkinson who work in office and administrative support (13.04%), healthcare (7.51%) and food service (7.11%).
Also of interest is that Wilkinson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Wilkinson is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Wilkinson really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Wilkinson perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Wilkinson is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.