Schererville, Indiana Population 2019

Schererville, Indiana's estimated population is 28,501 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Schererville, Indiana is the 33rd largest city in Indiana based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1930.30 people/mi² (745.29 people/km²).

The overall median age is 43.2 years, 41.3 years for males, and 45 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 12,366 households in the city, with an average size of 2.46 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.3%, with a median rent of $940/month. The median house has 5.7 rooms, and has a value of $206,300.

The median income for households in Schererville, Indiana is $68,166, while the mean household income is $89,007.

Schererville In Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Schererville In was:

  • White: 82.62%
  • Other race: 5.15%
  • Black or African American: 5.10%
  • Two or more races: 3.45%
  • Asian: 3.27%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
LatLng(41.4789, -87.4548)
Rank in State33rd
StateIndiana
CountyLake County
Time ZoneCentral Time Zone
Land Area (km²)38.24 (14.77 mi²)
Water Area (km²)0.14 (0.05 mi²)
TypeTown
GEOID1868220
Density (km²)745.29
Density (mi²)1,930.30
Area Code(s)219
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201828,501-81-0.28%
201728,582-93-0.32%
201628,675-78-0.27%
201528,753-183-0.63%
201428,936-30-0.10%
201328,966-82-0.28%
201229,048-123-0.42%
201129,171-56-0.19%
201029,2274,3761.64%
200024,8514,9252.23%
199019,9266,7174.20%
198013,2099,54613.69%
19703,6637882.45%
19602,8751,8755.42%
19401,0000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,775
Some Other Race1,483
Black or African American1,469
Two or More Races994
Asian940
American Indian and Alaska Native117

Schererville In Population Pyramid 2019

Schererville In Median Age

43.2


Total

41.3


Male

45


Female

Schererville In Adults

There are 23,007 adults, (5,161 of whom are seniors) in Schererville In.

Schererville In Age Dependency

61.3

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Schererville In Sex Ratio

Female

14,391

50.01%

Male

14,387

49.99%

Schererville In Households and Families

Schererville In Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Schererville In Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%10%
All77.9%22.1%
Male72.9%27.1%
Female68.1%31.9%
Non Family63.2%36.8%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,6432.4677.9
Married6,0003.2190.1
Non Family4,1261.1663.2
Female9483.1268.1
Male5692.7572.9

3.13

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Schererville In Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5332.61%
9th to 12th Grade7723.78%
High School Graduate6,23930.56%
Some College4,46121.85%
Associates Degree1,9479.54%
Bachelors Degree3,89519.08%
Graduate Degree2,57012.59%

Schererville In Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,47415,4925,261
Hispanic2,0671,860435
Other Race926815196
Black868825275
Asian743674398
Multiple Races32831753
Native American1009243

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 96.65%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 53.57%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,668$56,696$36,005
Less Than High School$12,091$$
High School Grad$35,701$44,632$27,743
Some College$41,209$51,375$32,094
Bachelors Degree$61,047$81,966$41,401
Graduate Degree$66,746$88,581$59,844

$45,668

Average Earnings

$56,696

Average Male

$36,005

Average Female

Schererville In Language

Schererville In Language by Age

Schererville In Language

83.27% of Schererville In residents speak only English, while 16.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.02% of the population.

Schererville In Poverty

Schererville In Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,1179124.12%
Black1,45528519.59%
Hispanic3,375591.75%
Asian940202.13%
Multiple96540.41%

4.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.58%

Male Poverty Rate

4.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Schererville In

The race most likely to be in poverty in Schererville In is Black, with 19.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Schererville In is Multiple, with 0.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.17%
Some College3.92%
High School3.13%
Bachelors or Greater1.45%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed19.78%
Female Unemployed10.71%
Male Employed4.16%
Female Employed2.70%

Schererville In Income

Schererville In Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,166$89,007
Families$89,820$106,911
Married Families$102,365-
Non Families$40,417$55,776

Schererville In Marital Status

Schererville In Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Schererville In Married by Age and Sex

Schererville In Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Schererville In Marital Status by Race

Schererville In Veterans

1,656

Number of Veterans

1,567

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam618
First Gulf War227
Korea183
Second Gulf War155
World War II87

Schererville In Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4967.76%
Hispanic1545.97%
Other796.88%
Black665.52%
2 or More81.50%
Indian77.00%

Schererville In Veterans by Education

1.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Schererville In Employment Status

66.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Schererville In Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

49.46%

Born in Indiana

89.34%

Native Born

10.66%

Foreign Born

2.95%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.34% of Schererville In residents were born in the United States, with 49.46% having been born in Indiana. 2.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.