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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, 2017
 Number
Number of tax filers who live in county and work21,069
Number of tax filers who work in the county20,489
Number of tax filers who live in county and work in county17,907
Number of tax filers who live out of the county and work in county2,582
Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties sending workers INTO county, 2017
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Miami County65836.4%
Huntington County39121.7%
Grant County28916.0%
Kosciusko County28515.8%
Allen County18310.1%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties receiving workers FROM county, 2017
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Kosciusko County87136.1%
Grant County53222.1%
Huntington County40917.0%
Allen County36815.3%
Miami County2329.6%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Travel To Work in 2017
 NumberPct. Dist
Total Workers Age 16 and Over14,707100.0%
  Travel To Work14,29597.2%
    Car, Truck, or Van13,43191.3%
      Traveled Alone12,73286.6%
      Carpooled6994.8%
    Used Public Transportation1100.7%
  Motorcycle, Bicycle, Walked, Other7545.1%
  Worked At Home4122.8%
Average Travel Time (Minutes)19.6 
Average Travel Time using Public Transportation (Minutes)34.3 
Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates

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