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. 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 $70,354.00.

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.

Brownsburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (13.69%), sales jobs (10.83%), and management occupations (10.35%).

Brownsburg is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the 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 education level of Brownsburg citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 36.91% of adults in Brownsburg have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Brownsburg in 2010 was $32,607, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $130,428 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, Italian, and French.

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