Lapel is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 2,051 people and just one neighborhood, Lapel is the 212th largest community in Indiana. Lapel has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Lapel is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lapel is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lapel who work in office and administrative support (23.82%), healthcare (8.34%) and teaching (6.93%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Lapel 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, Lapel really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Lapel 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.