Zionsville, IN

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Living in Zionsville

Zionsville is a medium-sized town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 30,603 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Zionsville is the 33rd largest community in Indiana. Much of the housing stock in Zionsville was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Zionsville economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Zionsville, where the median household income is $137,265.00.

Zionsville real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Zionsville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Zionsville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 90.30% 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 (20.61%), healthcare (10.92%), and sales jobs (10.80%).

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.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 16.13% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.

Zionsville 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, Zionsville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Zionsville, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Zionsville is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 71.87% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Zionsville in 2018 was $66,898, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $267,592 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 German, English, Irish, Polish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Zionsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.