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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, 2015
 Number
Number of tax filers who live in county and work67,562
Number of tax filers who work in the county71,319
Number of tax filers who live in county and work in county60,872
Number of tax filers who live out of the county and work in county10,447
Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties sending workers INTO county, 2015
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Madison County2,18234.3%
Randolph County1,34321.1%
Henry County1,31720.7%
Hamilton County87313.7%
Blackford County64710.2%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties receiving workers FROM county, 2015
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Madison County1,75340.6%
Marion County1,09725.4%
Grant County51912.0%
Henry County49211.4%
Hamilton County46010.6%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Travel To Work in 2015
 NumberPct. Dist
Total Workers Age 16 and Over50,781100.0%
  Travel To Work49,30397.1%
    Car, Truck, or Van45,16688.9%
      Traveled Alone40,81680.4%
      Carpooled4,3508.6%
    Used Public Transportation9081.8%
  Motorcycle, Bicycle, Walked, Other3,2296.4%
  Worked At Home1,4782.9%
Average Travel Time (Minutes)20.5 
Average Travel Time using Public Transportation (Minutes)31.6 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates

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