Wolcott, IN

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Wolcott Profile


Overview

Wolcott is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 969 people and just one neighborhood, Wolcott is the 308th largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Wolcott was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Wolcott, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 54.39% of Wolcott’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Wolcott is a town of production and manufacturing workers, transportation and shipping workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wolcott who work in office and administrative support (7.85%), management occupations (7.48%), and sales jobs (5.05%).

Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Wolcott is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Wolcott 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, Wolcott has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Wolcott’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Being a small town, Wolcott does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Wolcott Demographics

The education level of Wolcott citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.22% of adults 25 and older in Wolcott have a college degree.

The per capita income in Wolcott in 2018 was $23,164, which is middle income relative to Indiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,656 for a family of four. However, Wolcott contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Wolcott home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wolcott residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Wolcott include German, Irish, English, Dutch, and Polish.

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


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Wolcott, IN HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Wolcott VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IN* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Frontier Jr-Sr High School
109 N Sixth St
Chalmers, IN 47929
07-12
Frontier Elementary School
811 S Railroad
Brookston, IN 47923
PK-06
North White High School
305 E Broadway
Monon, IN 47959
09-12
North White Elementary School
304 E Broadway St
Monon, IN 47959
KG-05
North White Middle School
305 E Broadway
Monon, IN 47959
06-08
Tri-County Intermediate School
200 W North
Wolcott, IN 47995
03-06
Tri-County Jr/sr High School
11298 W 100 S
Wolcott, IN 47995
07-12
Tri-County Primary School
300 E Michigan St
Remington, IN 47977
PK-02
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

NORTH WHITE SCHOOL CORP


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Indiana

(10 is best)

Better than of IN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.2% 48.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 66.0% 40.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.2% 7.4%

Educational Expenditures

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TRI-COUNTY SCHOOL CORPORATION


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Indiana

(10 is best)

Better than of IN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.4% 48.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.0% 40.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.4% 7.4%

Educational Expenditures

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FRONTIER SCHOOL CORPORATION


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Indiana

(10 is best)

Better than of IN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.0% 48.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.7% 40.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 7.4%

Educational Expenditures

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