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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, 2019
 Number
Number of tax filers who live in county and work4,859
Number of tax filers who work in the county3,281
Number of tax filers who live in county and work in county2,828
Number of tax filers who live out of the county and work in county453
Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties sending workers INTO county, 2019
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Fayette County14939.5%
Wayne County9826.0%
Franklin County7820.7%
Ohio (State)359.3%
Out of State174.5%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Commuting Patterns: Top five counties receiving workers FROM county, 2019
CountyNumberPct. Five County Total
Ohio (State)95651.2%
Wayne County59932.1%
Fayette County1236.6%
Out of State995.3%
Franklin County894.8%
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Source: Indiana Department of Revenue
Travel To Work in 2019
 NumberPct. Dist
Total Workers Age 16 and Over3,341100.0%
  Travel To Work3,29698.7%
    Car, Truck, or Van3,17995.2%
      Traveled Alone2,85485.4%
      Carpooled3259.7%
    Used Public Transportation00.0%
  Motorcycle, Bicycle, Walked, Other1173.5%
  Worked At Home451.3%
Average Travel Time (Minutes)25.1 
Average Travel Time using Public Transportation (Minutes)N/A  
Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates

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