Winona Lake is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 4,969 people and just one neighborhood, Winona Lake is the 124th largest community in Indiana.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Winona Lake isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Winona Lake are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Winona Lake is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winona Lake who work in management occupations (17.20%), office and administrative support (14.60%) and sales jobs (11.12%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Winona Lake is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Winona Lake enrolled in college, Winona Lake has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
For a small town, there is also a high proportion of single, often educated, people living in Winona Lake. This is not typical for smaller communities in America, and adds a feeling of vibrancy to Winona Lake.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Winona Lake spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.13 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
Winona Lake 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.