Wolcottville is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,044 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Wolcottville is the 310th largest community in Indiana. Wolcottville has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Wolcottville is a blue-collar town, with 59.78% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Wolcottville is a town of production and manufacturing workers, transportation and shipping workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wolcottville who work in office and administrative support (8.35%), food service (7.03%), and sales jobs (5.71%).
Overall, Wolcottville’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Wolcottville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Wolcottville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Wolcottville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Wolcottville has a very low overall level of education: only 7.92% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Wolcottville in 2018 was $22,372, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,488 for a family of four. However, Wolcottville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Wolcottville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wolcottville residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Wolcottville include European, German, English, Irish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Wolcottville is English. Other important languages spoken here include German/Yiddish and Spanish.