Schererville, Indiana Population 2021

28,613
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Schererville is a city located in Lake County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 28,613, it is the 34th largest city in Indiana and the 1350th largest city in the United States . Schererville is currently growing at a rate of 0.15% annually but its population has decreased by -2.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,243 in 2010. Schererville reached it's highest population of 29,197 in 2010. Spanning over 15 miles, Schererville has a population density of 1,907 people per square mile.

The average household income in Schererville is $100,009 with a poverty rate of 5.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $973 per month, and the median house value is $222,400. The median age in Schererville is 44.1 years, 41.9 years for males, and 45.2 years for females.

Schererville Demographics

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

  • White: 83.29%
  • Black or African American: 4.86%
  • Two or more races: 4.30%
  • Other race: 3.77%
  • Asian: 3.41%
  • Native American: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Schererville, Indiana is 28,613 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 28,484.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 29,243.

Schererville, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,81483.29%
Black or African American1,3904.86%
Two or More Races1,2294.30%
Some Other Race1,0793.77%
Asian9743.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native1040.36%
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Schererville Population by Race

Schererville Population Pyramid $2021

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Schererville Median Age

44.1


Total

41.9


Male

45.2


Female

Schererville Adults

There are 22,827 adults, (4,958 of whom are seniors) in Schererville.

Schererville Age Dependency

60

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Schererville Sex Ratio

Female

14,746

51.58%

Male

13,844

48.42%

Schererville Population by Age

Schererville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Schererville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.3%7.7%
All80.1%19.9%
Female75.4%24.6%
Male71.6%28.4%
Non Family65.4%34.6%

80.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Schererville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,4232.4980.1
Married5,6883.292.3
Non Family3,9301.1765.4
Female1,1023.1275.4
Male7033.1271.6

3.12

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Schererville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5182.56%
9th to 12th Grade6793.35%
High School Graduate5,93129.26%
Some College4,46222.01%
Associates Degree1,8959.35%
Bachelors Degree4,14820.46%
Graduate Degree2,64013.02%
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Schererville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Schererville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White16,10715,3195,556
Hispanic2,1751,949452
Black903901384
Asian809628276
Other Race70056755
2+ Races42642099
Native American746767

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 99.78%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 90.54%.

Schererville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,596$61,327$34,389
Less Than 9th Grade$23,125$40,952$
High School Graduate$34,832$49,839$26,336
Some College$40,594$53,692$31,878
Bachelors Degree$54,589$73,891$42,015
Graduate Degree$64,362$82,083$61,571

$44,596

Average Earnings

$61,327

Average Male

$34,389

Average Female

Schererville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Schererville Language by Age

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Schererville Language

81.94% of Schererville residents speak only English, while 18.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.69% of the population.

Schererville Language

Schererville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,5577943.68%
Black1,34841430.71%
Hispanic3,6401935.30%
Asian968626.40%

5.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.62%

Male Poverty Rate

5.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Schererville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Schererville is Black, with 30.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Schererville is White, with 3.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.35%.

Schererville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.36%
Some College5.76%
High School3.68%
Bachelors or Greater2.17%

Schererville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed20.38%
Female Unemployed19.01%
Female Employed4.85%
Male Employed2.12%

Schererville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Schererville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$72,035$100,009
Families$96,199$118,509
Married Families$113,511-
Non Families$41,391$62,130
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Income by Household Type

Schererville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Schererville Married by Age and Sex

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Schererville 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 Marital Status by Race

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Schererville Marital Status

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1,621

Number of Veterans

1,519

Male Veterans

102

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam645
Second Gulf War299
First Gulf War261
Korea164
World War II49

Schererville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74487
75+439
35 to 54379
55 to 64216
18 to 34100

Schererville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3857.23%
Hispanic2809.89%
Other Race12413.36%
Black918.37%
2+ Races121.66%
Asian91.04%

Schererville Veterans by Race

Schererville Veterans by Education

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2.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Schererville Veterans by Education

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66.1%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Schererville Employment by Age

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Schererville Employment by Race

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Schererville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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47.73%

Born in Schererville

88.88%

Native Born

11.12%

Foreign Born

3.91%

Non Citizen

7.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.88% of Schererville residents were born in the United States, with 47.73% having been born in Indiana. 3.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Schererville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202128,613430.15%
202028,570430.15%
201928,527430.15%
201828,484-63-0.22%
201728,547-97-0.34%
201628,644-79-0.28%
201528,723-184-0.64%
201428,907-29-0.10%
201328,936-84-0.29%
201229,020-126-0.43%
201129,146-51-0.17%
201029,1974,3461.62%
200024,8514,9252.23%
199019,9266,7174.20%
198013,2099,54613.69%
19703,6637882.45%
19602,8751,8755.42%
19401,0000.00%

Schererville Population by Year