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Gibson 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, 2015
 Number
Number of tax filers who live in county and work23,081
Number of tax filers who work in the county27,200
Number of tax filers who live in county and work in county19,045
Number of tax filers who live out of the county and work in county8,155
Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties sending workers INTO county, 2015
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Vanderburgh County2,45739.1%
Illinois1,47823.5%
Warrick County1,05916.8%
Pike County67610.8%
Out of State6159.8%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties receiving workers FROM county, 2015
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Vanderburgh County2,60675.7%
Warrick County2788.1%
Knox County2567.4%
Posey County1624.7%
Pike County1424.1%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Travel To Work in 2015
 NumberPct. Dist
Total Workers Age 16 and Over15,747100.0%
  Travel To Work15,32897.3%
    Car, Truck, or Van14,69493.3%
      Traveled Alone13,55086.0%
      Carpooled1,1447.3%
    Used Public Transportation550.3%
  Motorcycle, Bicycle, Walked, Other5793.7%
  Worked At Home4192.7%
Average Travel Time (Minutes)21.0 
Average Travel Time using Public Transportation (Minutes)20.5 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates

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