Shadeland is a very small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 1,751 people and just one neighborhood, Shadeland is the 247th largest community in Indiana.
Real Estate Prices
Shadeland real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Shadeland house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Shadeland is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Shadeland is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shadeland who work in office and administrative support (13.06%), management occupations (8.89%) and food service (6.00%).
Also of interest is that Shadeland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Shadeland 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, Shadeland really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Shadeland 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.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Shadeland is worth considering.
Being a small town, Shadeland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.