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 28,973 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Brownsburg is the 37th largest community in Indiana. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Brownsburg, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Brownsburg, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Brownsburg’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Brownsburg does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $89,089.00.

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 professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brownsburg who work in office and administrative support (12.07%), management occupations (11.01%), and sales jobs (9.90%).

Also of interest is that Brownsburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.22% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

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.

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

Brownsburg is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 44.33% of adults in Brownsburg have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Brownsburg in 2018 was $37,078, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $148,312 for a family of four. However, Brownsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Brownsburg is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. 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, English, Irish, French, and European.

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