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Marion 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, 2012
 Number
Number of tax filers who live in county and work550,735
Number of tax filers who work in the county690,600
Number of tax filers who live in county and work in county506,563
Number of tax filers who live out of the county and work in county184,037
Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties sending workers INTO county, 2012
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Hamilton County53,09638.0%
Hendricks County32,85423.5%
Johnson County27,23119.5%
Hancock County15,39711.0%
Morgan County11,0857.9%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties receiving workers FROM county, 2012
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Hamilton County12,91339.6%
Hendricks County8,26225.3%
Johnson County6,72120.6%
Out of State2,6678.2%
Boone County2,0726.3%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Travel To Work in 2012
 NumberPct. Dist
Total Workers Age 16 and Over417,094100.0%
  Travel To Work405,02097.1%
    Car, Truck, or Van383,91292.0%
      Traveled Alone342,38982.1%
      Carpooled41,52310.0%
    Used Public Transportation8,1802.0%
  Motorcycle, Bicycle, Walked, Other12,9283.1%
  Worked At Home12,0742.9%
Average Travel Time (Minutes)22.7 
Average Travel Time using Public Transportation (Minutes)  
Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates