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Anderson, IN: What you need to know

Home to Anderson University, Anderson is a city with top employers including Community Hospital Anderson and St. Vincent Health, Nestle, Xerox and Ricker Oil. Outdoor recreation options include Mounds State Park and Shadyside Lake, and the city has a quaint and thriving downtown commercial district. Also in the city are attractions like the Paramount Theatre and Gruenewald Historic Home, and Anderson Speedway is a quarter-mile, high-banked stock car racetrack.


Anderson, IN City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 55,630
Median Age 37
Median Household Income $33,644
Median Home Price $71,700
Walkscore 28

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Anderson, IN Demographics

Median Population in Anderson, IN

Median Age 37.1%
Age 18 Over 77.5%
Age 21 Over 72.7%
Age 62 Over 19.5%
Age 65 Over 16.1%

Race in Anderson, IN

  Ethnicity White 79.8%
  Ethnicity Black 14.7%
  Ethnicity Asian 0.7%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 5%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Other 1.7%

Population By Gender in Anderson, IN

  Male 48%
  Female 52%

Language in Anderson, IN

  English Only 95.3%
  English Other 4.7%

Economics in Anderson, IN

  Median Household Income $33,644
  Median Home Price $71,700
  Homes Owned 44%
  Homes Rent 56%
  Median Property Rent $688

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Commute Types in Anderson, IN

  Walked 3.8%
  Worked at Home 3%
  Public Transportation 0.3%
  Other Means 2.3%
  Drove Alone 79.3%
  Carpooled 11.3%

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Total Employed Armed Forces: 6
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