Georgetown is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 3,210 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Georgetown is the 168th largest community in Indiana.
Georgetown real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Georgetown 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, Georgetown is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Georgetown is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Georgetown who work in office and administrative support (12.40%), management occupations (11.20%), and healthcare (11.13%).
Also of interest is that Georgetown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Georgetown is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Georgetown 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, Georgetown has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Georgetown’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small town, Georgetown does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Georgetown citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.43% of adults in Georgetown have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Georgetown in 2010 was $28,714, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,856 for a family of four. However, Georgetown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Georgetown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Georgetown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Georgetown include Irish, English, Italian, and Greek.
The most common language spoken in Georgetown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.