Granger is a medium-sized town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 30,853 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Granger is the 29th largest community in Indiana.
Granger real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Granger house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Granger is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.65% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Granger is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Granger who work in sales jobs (14.69%), management occupations (13.71%), and office and administrative support (11.60%).
Because of many things, Granger 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, Granger really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Granger 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.
If knowledge is power, Granger is a pretty powerful place. 50.71% of the adults in Granger have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Granger in 2010 was $40,490, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $161,960 for a family of four.
The people who call Granger home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Granger residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Granger include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Granger is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.