A medium-size city located in Indiana, Evansville has slightly less than 120,000 residents. At an average age of just under 39, the city's population is fairly typical compared to other municipalities in the state, which has an average age of 37. A slight majority of residents own their homes (54%) as opposed to renting (46%) in Evansville. Renters in the city benefit from a relatively low average rent of $756/month, which is $71/month less than the state average.
There are plenty of industries from which to choose in Evansville, the most common four of which are manufacturing, retail, healthcare, and entertainment. Together, these industries make up 28% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in sales, which ranks as the top profession in the city. Evansville workers take home an average annual income of around $49,000, about $13,000 less than those elsewhere in Indiana. The city's average income also trails the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average, Evansville has a relatively large percentage of residents over the age of 25 who possess a high school degree or GED (24%). Further, 14% have a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree.
Averaging about 20 minutes, Evansville's commute time is shorter than the state average of about 24 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the typical mode of getting to work, opted for by 42% of commuters, while public transportation isn't widely used. Walking isn't a common method of commuting to work.