Meridian Hills is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,673 people and just one neighborhood, Meridian Hills is the 246th largest community in Indiana.
Real Estate Prices
Meridian Hills home prices are not only among the most expensive in Indiana, but Meridian Hills real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Meridian Hills is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 92.42% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Meridian Hills is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Meridian Hills who work in management occupations (22.73%), healthcare (13.40%) and sales jobs (10.28%).
A relatively large number of people in Meridian Hills telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.36% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Meridian Hills 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, Meridian Hills’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
As is often the case in a small town, Meridian Hills doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.