Plainville is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 490 people and just one neighborhood, Plainville is the 397th largest community in Indiana. Plainville has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Plainville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Plainville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Plainville who work in sales jobs (12.96%), food service (10.53%) and office and administrative support (8.91%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Plainville 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, Plainville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Plainville 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.