Brownsburg, IN

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Living in Brownsburg

Brownsburg is a medium-sized town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 26,397 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Brownsburg is the 43rd largest community in Indiana.

Brownsburg real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Brownsburg house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some towns, Brownsburg isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Brownsburg are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brownsburg is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brownsburg who work in office and administrative support (16.27%), management occupations (10.62%), and sales jobs (10.15%).

Because of many things, Brownsburg is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Brownsburg a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Brownsburg has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Brownsburg’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Being a small town, Brownsburg does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The population of Brownsburg is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.61% of adults in Brownsburg have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Brownsburg in 2010 was $32,690, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $130,760 for a family of four. However, Brownsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Brownsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Brownsburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Brownsburg include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Brownsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.