Schererville, IN

Schererville profile

Living in Schererville

Schererville is a medium-sized town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 29,646 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Schererville is the 36th largest community in Indiana.

Schererville real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Schererville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some towns, Schererville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Schererville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Schererville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Schererville who work in management occupations (11.55%), office and administrative support (11.33%), and sales jobs (10.49%).

Because of many things, Schererville 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, Schererville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Schererville 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.

One downside of living in Schererville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Schererville, the average commute to work is 30.83 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The population of Schererville is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.89% of adults in Schererville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Schererville in 2018 was $41,696, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $166,784 for a family of four. However, Schererville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Schererville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Schererville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Schererville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Schererville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.97% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Schererville include German, Polish, Irish, Italian, and English.

The most common language spoken in Schererville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.