Lowell is a somewhat small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 9,450 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lowell is the 85th largest community in Indiana.
Lowell real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Lowell house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, Lowell isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lowell are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lowell is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Lowell who work in sales jobs (13.13%), office and administrative support (9.52%), and healthcare (8.48%).
Because of many things, Lowell 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, Lowell really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Lowell 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.
In Lowell, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.00 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Lowell is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Lowell citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.47% of adults 25 and older in Lowell have a college degree.
The per capita income in Lowell in 2010 was $23,221, which is upper middle income relative to Indiana, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,884 for a family of four. However, Lowell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lowell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lowell residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lowell include Irish, Polish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Lowell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Slavic languages and Spanish.