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Apartments for rent in Wakarusa, IN

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See what Wakarusa, IN has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Wakarusa Demographics

Education

High School

57%

Associate's

22%

Bachelor's

17%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

41%

3 people

24%

4 people

18%

5 people

13%

6+ people

5%

Household Income

0-50k

34%

50-100k

44%

100-150k

14%

150-200k

4%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

11%

10-20

15%

20-45

29%

45-65

25%

65+

21%

Getting Around Wakarusa

Wakarusa Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

33%

15-30 Mins

37%

30-40 Mins

14%

40-60 Mins

10%

60+ Mins

7%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3434

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 6 of 7 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Percentage: 6262

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 6 of 7 renters

What Renters Are Saying

Wakarusa Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 7 of 7 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 7 of 7 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 7 of 7 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 7 of 7 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 6 of 7 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 6 of 7 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 6 of 7 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 6 of 7 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 7 of 7 renters

Wakarusa Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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Top Schools in Wakarusa

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Living in Wakarusa, IN

Wakarusa, a small town in Indiana, has a population of slightly less than 2,000. Retirees make up a greater percentage of the population (21%) here than nationally (14%), while young professionals are less well-represented. Overall, the town's residents, at an average age of just under 42, skew older than most cities in Indiana. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 72% of residents own their homes. Relatively high rent costs may be a contributing factor, as the average rent of $983/month is substantially higher than the state average of $827.

Wakarusa has an average commute time of about 25 minutes. Driving a vehicle is the most common mode of getting to work, chosen by 45% of residents, while public transportation is not used. Walking (2%) isn't a common way to get to work, though the number surpasses the national average.

Many Wakarusa residents work in one of three industries: manufacturing, retail, and healthcare. Combined, these industries make up 28% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 9% of the town's population works in transportation, which ranks as the top profession in the town. Wakarusa workers earn an average annual income of about $67K, slightly more than their peers elsewhere in Indiana. However, Wakarusa compares less favorably to the national average ($73,345). Wakarusa has a high number of residents over the age of 25 who have earned a high school degree or GED (31%) compared to the national average. Furthermore, 16% have earned a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree.