Schererville, Indiana Population 2020

28,315

Schererville is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 28,315, it is the 34th largest city in Indiana and the 1349th largest city in the United States. Schererville is currently declining at a rate of -0.33% annually and its population has decreased by -3.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,243 in 2010. Schererville reached it's highest population of 29,227 in 2010. Spanning over 15 miles, Schererville has a population density of 1,887 people per square mile.

The average household income in Schererville is $91,144 with a poverty rate of 3.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $963 per month, and the median house value is $212,900. The median age in Schererville is 43.5 years, 41.8 years for males, and 45 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.2 males.

Schererville Demographics

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

  • White: 83.90%
  • Black or African American: 4.52%
  • Other race: 4.07%
  • Two or more races: 3.62%
  • Asian: 3.46%
  • Native American: 0.43%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Schererville, Indiana is 28,315, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 28,501.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 29,243.

Schererville, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,07883.90%
Black or African American1,2964.52%
Some Other Race1,1694.07%
Two or More Races1,0393.62%
Asian9943.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native1220.43%

Schererville Population Pyramid 2020

Schererville Median Age

43.5


Total

41.8


Male

45


Female

Schererville Adults

There are 22,909 adults, (5,335 of whom are seniors) in Schererville.

Schererville Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Schererville Sex Ratio

Female

14,777

51.49%

Male

13,921

48.51%

Schererville Households and Families

Schererville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Schererville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.6%8.4%
All78.5%21.5%
Female73.8%26.2%
Male71.7%28.3%
Non Family63.3%36.7%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,7342.4378.5
Married5,7913.2691.6
Non Family4,3851.1563.3
Female9823.0873.8
Male5762.7871.7

3.15

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Schererville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4732.30%
9th to 12th Grade7943.86%
High School Graduate6,22930.28%
Some College4,48321.79%
Associates Degree1,8869.17%
Bachelors Degree4,24920.66%
Graduate Degree2,45511.94%

Schererville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,71915,7735,631
Hispanic1,9311,733303
Black884859351
Other Race787680119
Asian774676324
Multiple Races38437644
Native American1029259

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 97.92%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 57.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,879$57,777$34,719
Less Than High School$16,063$19,917$
High School Grad$35,431$46,989$27,544
Some College$40,763$51,670$32,721
Bachelors Degree$55,306$74,146$40,966
Graduate Degree$62,621$83,590$59,068

$43,879

Average Earnings

$57,777

Average Male

$34,719

Average Female

Schererville Language

Schererville Language by Age

Schererville Language

82.32% of Schererville residents speak only English, while 17.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.79% of the population.

Schererville Poverty

Schererville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,6517833.46%
Black1,25618814.97%
Hispanic2,876702.43%
Asian989656.57%

3.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.53%

Male Poverty Rate

4.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Schererville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Schererville is Black, with 14.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Schererville is Hispanic, with 2.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.81%
Some College4.18%
High School3.21%
Bachelors or Greater1.91%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed17.68%
Female Unemployed12.40%
Male Employed2.30%
Female Employed2.16%

Schererville Income

Schererville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,558$91,144
Families$91,791$109,654
Married Families$108,676-
Non Families$41,148$58,949

Schererville Marital Status

Schererville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Schererville Married by Age and Sex

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

Schererville Veterans

1,743

Number of Veterans

1,665

Male Veterans

78

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam725
First Gulf War285
Second Gulf War243
Korea148
World War II50
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74616
75+414
35 to 54330
55 to 64304
18 to 3479
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5127.82%
Hispanic2229.35%
Other11211.65%
Black938.34%
2 or More111.85%
Indian98.82%
Asian60.75%

$Schererville Veterans by Education

2.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Schererville Employment Status

66.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Schererville 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

48.16%

Born in Indiana

89.01%

Native Born

10.99%

Foreign Born

3.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.01% of Schererville residents were born in the United States, with 48.16% having been born in Indiana. 3.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202028,315-93-0.33%
201928,408-93-0.33%
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%