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Dubois County, IN

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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 work31,338
Number of tax filers who work in the county36,477
Number of tax filers who live in county and work in county29,434
Number of tax filers who live out of the county and work in county7,043
Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties sending workers INTO county, 2016
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Spencer County1,53430.8%
Pike County1,34026.9%
Perry County93718.8%
Martin County64412.9%
Crawford County52910.6%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties receiving workers FROM county, 2016
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Spencer County39635.7%
Vanderburgh County22019.9%
Orange County18116.3%
Gibson County17315.6%
Martin County13812.5%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Travel To Work in 2017
 NumberPct. Dist
Total Workers Age 16 and Over21,820100.0%
  Travel To Work20,88695.7%
    Car, Truck, or Van20,47093.8%
      Traveled Alone19,20388.0%
      Carpooled1,2675.8%
    Used Public Transportation120.1%
  Motorcycle, Bicycle, Walked, Other4041.9%
  Worked At Home9344.3%
Average Travel Time (Minutes)19.1 
Average Travel Time using Public Transportation (Minutes)  
Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates

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