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 25,911 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Brownsburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Brownsburg really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Brownsburg perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

As is often the case in a small town, Brownsburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The education level of Brownsburg citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 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.