Located in the southeastern portion of Hendricks County, Plainfield, Indiana sits, home to around 34,386 people.
Originally settled by Quakers, the city got it's name due to the "plain" nature of the people.
The local economy runs off of warehouse type industries with Plainfield supplying approximately 50% of ALL warehouse jobs in Central Indiana.
With it's close proximity to the Indianapolis International Airport, the hotel industry is also very popular.
The median age is 37.7 years old with a median household income of $62,121.
The majority of residents (69%) own their homes as opposed to renting.
The median property value is $155,100 and the median rental amount is $990.
Niche has given Plainfield the following rankings:
- #8 of 115 for suburbs with the best public schools
- #16 of 115 for best suburbs for young professionals