Schererville is a medium-sized town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 28,527 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Schererville is the 34th largest community in Indiana.
Schererville real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Schererville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Schererville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Schererville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Schererville who work in office and administrative support (12.73%), sales jobs (11.54%), and management occupations (11.08%).
Schererville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Schererville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Schererville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Schererville, the average commute to work is 30.82 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The overall education level of Schererville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.48% of adults in Schererville have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Schererville in 2018 was $40,425, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $161,700 for a family of four. However, Schererville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Schererville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Schererville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Schererville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Schererville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.98% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Schererville include German, Polish, Irish, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Schererville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.