Zionsville is a somewhat small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 26,784 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Zionsville is the 60th largest community in Indiana. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Zionsville, 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 Zionsville, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Zionsville’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Zionsville does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $118,190.00.
Zionsville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Indiana, but Zionsville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Zionsville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 90.43% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Zionsville is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Zionsville who work in management occupations (18.04%), sales jobs (10.96%), and healthcare (9.96%).
Also of interest is that Zionsville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Zionsville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.74% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
In addition, Zionsville is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Because of many things, Zionsville 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, Zionsville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Zionsville 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.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Zionsville. 70.06% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Zionsville in 2010 was $56,105, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $224,420 for a family of four.
The people who call Zionsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Zionsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Zionsville include English, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Zionsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Indic languages and Chinese.