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Steuben 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 work22,966
Number of tax filers who work in the county23,370
Number of tax filers who live in county and work in county19,343
Number of tax filers who live out of the county and work in county4,027
Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties sending workers INTO county, 2015
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Michigan1,33440.4%
Dekalb County81924.8%
Lagrange County39912.1%
Ohio (State)38611.7%
Allen County36211.0%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties receiving workers FROM county, 2015
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Dekalb County1,18840.5%
Allen County81627.8%
Lagrange County36812.5%
Michigan30410.4%
Noble County2608.9%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Travel To Work in 2015
 NumberPct. Dist
Total Workers Age 16 and Over16,034100.0%
  Travel To Work15,58597.2%
    Car, Truck, or Van15,00193.6%
      Traveled Alone13,58184.7%
      Carpooled1,4208.9%
    Used Public Transportation440.3%
  Motorcycle, Bicycle, Walked, Other5403.4%
  Worked At Home4492.8%
Average Travel Time (Minutes)22.2 
Average Travel Time using Public Transportation (Minutes)  
Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates

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