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About Plainfield

Plainfield is a suburb in the Indianapolis Metro Area and in the Hendricks County. It has a population of 35,078 and a population density of 1,318, which is 93% above the national average. It has a median age of 38, which is 2 years above the Indianapolis Metro median age and 1 year below the national average.


Plainfield has a median home value of $297,400, which is 7% above the Metro average.The average rent of $1,713 is 15% above the metro average rent and 18% below the national average rent. The average household income in Plainfield is $77,249 , which is 2% above the Metro average household income and 3% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Plainfield is 8. Plainfield also has a crime index 106 that is below the Metro average and above the National average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in Indianapolis.


It is located 16 mins to the nearest airport (Indianapolis International Airport (IND), 7800 Col H Weir Cook Mem Dr, Indianapolis, Indiana 46241, United States), making it one of the best places to live near the airport in Indianapolis

$297,400Median Home Value
$275,571 Indianapolis Metro Area
$1,713Median Rent
$1,450 Indianapolis Metro Area
6 /10 - 10 /10
School Rating
107
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
27 mins To Indianapolis Metro Area

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Plainfield's population is made up of 49% married, 32% single, 13% divorced and 5% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 32%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 30%. Homeowners make up 63% of the population in Plainfield.

35,078Population
2,142,193 Indianapolis Metro Area
1,318Population Density
  • 53% Male
  • 47% Female
38 Median Age
36 Indianapolis Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Plainfield is $41,433. The Median Household Income is $77,249 and the Plainfield Unemployment Rate is 3%.

$41,433Income Per Capita
$41,451 Indianapolis Metro Area
$77,249Median Household Income
$75,824 Indianapolis Metro Area
7% Poverty Rate
11% Indianapolis Metro Area
3% Unemployment Rate
4% Indianapolis Metro Area
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$297,400Median Home Value
$275,571 Indianapolis Metro Area
$1,713Median Rent
$1,450 Indianapolis Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Indianapolis Metro Area

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Home Owners
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Top Schools in Plainfield

Plainfield Community Sch Corp School District
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225 Shaw Street, Plainfield, IN, 46168
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Plainfield Community Sch Corp School District
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110 Wabash Street, Plainfield, IN, 46168
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Plainfield Community Sch Corp School District
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401 Elm Drive, Plainfield, IN, 46168
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Avon Community School Corp School District
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907 S Avon Avenue, Avon, IN, 46123
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Plainfield Community Sch Corp School District
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27 mins
Indianapolis Metro Area
Commute To
Indianapolis International Airport
10 mins
Wayne Township, IN
17 mins
College Heights Country Club
1 hr 24 mins
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
24 mins
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Plainfield crime index is 107 which is higher than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Plainfield.

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Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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