Hoosiers by the Numbers

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Quick Stats: EGR 4

Economic Growth Region 4 includes Benton, Carroll, Cass, Clinton, Fountain, Howard, Miami, Montgomery, Tippecanoe, Tipton, Warren and White counties.

Average Wage (May 2016)

Geography
Hourly Annual
Kokomo MSA $20.66 $42,969
Lafayette MSA $20.77 $43,205
Indiana $20.63 $42,907
U.S. $23.86 $49,630

Source: OES from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Median Wage (May 2016)

Geography
Hourly Annual
Kokomo MSA $17.01 $35,390
Lafayette MSA $16.45 $34,219
Indiana $16.23 $33,751
U.S. $17.81 $37,040

Source: OES from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Unemployment Rate (August 2017)

Geography
Region 4 3.9
Indiana 4.0
U.S. 4.5

Note: Data are not seasonally adjusted
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Nonfarm Employment (August 2017)

Geography
Kokomo MSA 43,400
Lafayette MSA 103,000
Indiana 3,131,100
U.S. 146,540,000

Note: Data are not seasonally adjusted
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Personal Income,  2015 (in millions)

Geography
Region 4 $18,104.0
Indiana $276,730.0
U.S. $15,547,661.0

Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

Population as of July 1, 2016

Geography
Region 4 507,440
Indiana 6,633,053
U.S. 323,127,513

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Top 10 Occupations by Growth (2014 - 2024 Long-Term Projections)

  1. Education, Training, and Library Occupations
  2. Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
  3. Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners
  4. Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations
  5. Food and Beverage Serving Workers
  6. Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers
  7. Sales and Related Occupations
  8. Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations
  9. Production Occupations
  10. Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Major Employers (based on number of employees)

  1. Purdue University W Lafayette
  2. Delphi Electronics & Safety
  3. Subaru-indiana Automotive Inc
  4. Tyson Fresh Meats
  5. R R Donnelley
  6. Frito-Lay Inc
  7. IU Health Arnett Hospital
  8. Wabash National Corp
  9. Franciscan St Elizabeth East
  10. Oerlikon Graziano USA

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Major Educational Institutions

Name
Type
City
Indiana University Kokomo Four-year Kokomo
Purdue University - West Lafayette Four-year West Lafayette
Ivy Tech - Kokomo Two-year Kokomo
Ivy Tech - Lafayette Two-year Lafayette
Harrison College - Lafayette Independent Lafayette
Saint Elizabeth School of Nursing Independent Lafayette
Saint Joseph's College Independent Rensselaer
Wabash College Independent Crawfordsville

Source: Indiana Commission for Higher Education, 2013