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Commuting

In Indiana, most workers commute to a job, either within their home county or beyond. Patterns of commuting are significant in showing the labor supply. The county labor force represents workers who reside in the county no matter where they work.

Commuting Data, 2016
 Number
Number of tax filers who live in county and work74,167
Number of tax filers who work in the county66,789
Number of tax filers who live in county and work in county52,254
Number of tax filers who live out of the county and work in county14,535
Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties sending workers INTO county, 2016
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Floyd County6,00246.4%
Kentucky2,91822.5%
Harrison County1,71013.2%
Washington County1,44911.2%
Scott County8686.7%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties receiving workers FROM county, 2016
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Kentucky13,17263.7%
Floyd County4,65522.5%
Out of State1,3956.7%
Jefferson County1,1245.4%
Harrison County3321.6%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Travel To Work in 2017
 NumberPct. Dist
Total Workers Age 16 and Over55,221100.0%
  Travel To Work53,39296.7%
    Car, Truck, or Van51,91894.0%
      Traveled Alone47,32985.7%
      Carpooled4,5898.3%
    Used Public Transportation5130.9%
  Motorcycle, Bicycle, Walked, Other9611.7%
  Worked At Home1,8293.3%
Average Travel Time (Minutes)24.0 
Average Travel Time using Public Transportation (Minutes)34.3 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates

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