St. John is a somewhat small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 16,495 people and four constituent neighborhoods, St. John is the 57th largest community in Indiana. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in St. John, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to St. John, and putting down their money on brand new construction. St. John’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. St. John does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $93,802.00.
St. John real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although St. John house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, St. John isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in St. John are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, St. John is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. John who work in management occupations (13.09%), sales jobs (12.46%), and office and administrative support (11.25%).
St. John 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, St. John’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In St. John, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.19 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The citizens of St. John are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 39.14% of adults in St. John have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in St. John in 2010 was $36,884, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $147,536 for a family of four.
The people who call St. John home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. John residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. St. John also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.22% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in St. John include Polish, Irish, Italian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in St. John is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Serbo-Croatian.