The Wabash Heartland is a 10-county region that is centered around the Lafayette metro area and Purdue University. Situated between Indianapolis and Chicago, the region is home to many working in the agricultural and manufacturing sectors.
Where are we going?
The Wabash Heartland Innovation Network which is pursuing a well-developed and broadly supported strategy that seeks to leverage technological innovation, primarily Internet of Things (IoT), to make the region a global center for digital agriculture and next-generation manufacturing.
Wabash Heartland Dashboard
In this region, as elsewhere in Indiana, the economy as a whole is providing too few good jobs, especially for sub-BAworkers
Employment by job type
Wabash Heartland, 2013-2017