Noblesville is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 60,183 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Noblesville is the 14th largest community in Indiana. Noblesville has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Noblesville, where the median household income is $70,276.00.
Noblesville real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Noblesville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Noblesville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.67% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Noblesville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Noblesville who work in sales jobs (14.47%), office and administrative support (13.80%), and management occupations (13.14%).
Also of interest is that Noblesville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Noblesville 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, Noblesville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Noblesville 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 you live in Noblesville, you are going to have to drive to get to work," say area residents. At least that is what most Noblesville residents do (90.31%). Noblesville is primarily built for cars, and driving around town will bare this out. Shopping centers, parking lots, strip malls, and wide streets are what you'll find. Sidewalks? Sure. But not everywhere, and walking to most places can be downright scary.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Noblesville is somewhat unusual for a city of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Noblesville area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
The education level of Noblesville ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Noblesville, 44.26% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Noblesville in 2010 was $32,462, which is wealthy relative to Indiana, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $129,848 for a family of four. However, Noblesville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Noblesville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Noblesville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Noblesville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Noblesville include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Noblesville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.