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 (15.38%), sales jobs (13.58%), and management occupations (6.58%).
Also of interest is that Beech Grove has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The percentage of adults in Beech Grove with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.95% of adults in Beech Grove have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Beech Grove in 2010 was $19,521, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $78,084 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, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Beech Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.