Beech Grove is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 14,548 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Beech Grove is the 59th largest community in Indiana.
Beech Grove is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Beech Grove is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Beech Grove who work in office and administrative support (17.67%), sales jobs (12.98%), and food service (6.09%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Beech Grove rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.36% of adults 25 and older in Beech Grove have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Beech Grove in 2010 was $19,864, which is middle income relative to Indiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,456 for a family of four. However, Beech Grove contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Beech Grove home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Beech Grove residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Beech Grove include Irish, English, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Beech Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.