Living in Carmel, IN

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Carmel SnackAbility

10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
10
Commute
8

Carmel, IN Crime Report

759
Total Crimes
806.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-68.60%
Below National Average

Carmel, IN Cost Of Living

114
Carmel's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Carmel, Indiana Info Snack

Carmel /krml/ is a suburban city in Hamilton County, Indiana, United States, located immediately north of Indianapolis. It has been one of the fastest-growing communities in the country. In 2012, Carmel was selected as the "Best Place to Live in the United States" by CNN Money magazine, and received the same designation by Niche.com in 2017. The population was 79,191 as of the 2010 and was estimated to be 91,065 in 2016 by the US Census Bureau, making it the fifth-largest city in Indiana.
Population
90,163
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
3.5%
Median Home
$330,600
Median Income
$116,867
Median Rent
$1,199

Carmel, IN Photos

Rankings for Carmel in Indiana

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5

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Map Of Carmel, IN

Population over time in Carmel

Year Population % Change
2017 90,163 1.8%
2016 88,595 1.9%
2015 86,940 1.8%
2014 85,367 2.3%
2013 83,474 2.1%
2012 81,756 2.1%
2011 80,060 2.2%
2010 78,354 2.1%
2009 76,771 -
Crime/100k Carmel IN USA
Violent Crime 45.7 382.3 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.5 5.0
Robbery 10.6 88.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 20.2 251.6 246.8
Property Crime 760.7 2179.3 2199.5
Burglary 56.3 377.6 376.0
Larceny 640.6 1572.7 1594.6
Car Theft 63.7 229.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Carmel

White
81.1% (73,093)
African American
2.6% (2,386)
American Indian
0.2% (209)
Asian
10.2% (9,205)
Hawaiian
0.0% (20)
Other
0.3% (237)
Two Or More
2.0% (1,796)
Hispanic
3.6% (3,217)
Race Carmel IN USA
White 81.1% 79.5% 61.1%
African American 2.6% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 10.2% 2.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.6% 6.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Carmel, Indiana

Less than $10,000
1.3% (118,122)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.9% (85,251)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.6% (321,495)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.7% (419,841)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.8% (615,464)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.2% (1,193,247)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (1,066,306)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.1% (1,904,385)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.5% (1,131,246)
$200,000 or more
24.0% (2,160,940)
Income Carmel IN USA
Less than $10,000 1.3% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.9% 4.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.6% 10.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.7% 10.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.8% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.2% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.1% 13.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.5% 4.4% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 24.0% 3.8% 7.0%

Gender in Carmel

Female
51.4% (46,370)
Male
48.6% (43,793)
Gender Carmel IN USA
Female 51.4% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Carmel for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (901)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (901)
High School / GED
9.0% (8,114)
Some College
13.0% (11,721)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (4,508)
Bachelor's Degree
42.0% (37,868)
Master's Degree
19.0% (17,130)
Professional Degree
6.0% (5,409)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (3,606)
Education Carmel IN USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 9.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 42.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 19.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 6.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Carmel

Overall User Rating
2.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

I know someone who moved to Carmel and she thinks she's above everybody else. The only reason she lives there is she rents. She married a much older guy who she thinks has lots of money. When that well runs dry, she'll be off to find number 6.

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