Bargersville is a somewhat small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 9,560 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bargersville is the 87th largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Bargersville was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Bargersville economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Bargersville, where the median household income is $84,590.00.
Bargersville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Indiana, but Bargersville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Bargersville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bargersville is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bargersville who work in business and financial occupations (15.68%), management occupations (15.44%), and office and administrative support (11.35%).
Also of interest is that Bargersville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 18.62% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Bargersville 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, Bargersville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Bargersville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Bargersville, the average commute to work is 31.43 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Bargersville is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 44.22% of adults in Bargersville have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Bargersville in 2018 was $56,125, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $224,500 for a family of four. However, Bargersville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Bargersville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bargersville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bargersville include German, English, Dutch, Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Bargersville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.