St. John is a medium-sized town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 20,303 people and four constituent neighborhoods, St. John is the 48th 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 $103,851.00.
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.
St. John is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, St. John is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. John who work in management occupations (16.46%), office and administrative support (12.86%), and healthcare (8.51%).
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.
One downside of living in St. John is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In St. John, the average commute to work is 32.87 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The citizens of St. John are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 34.83% of adults in St. John have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in St. John in 2018 was $46,191, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $184,764 for a family of four.
St. John is a very ethnically-diverse town. 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 Black or African-American. 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 10.83% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in St. John include German, Polish, Italian, Irish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in St. John is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Serbo-Croatian.