Overview of Schererville
Schererville, Ind., home to about 29,200 residents, is located eight miles from Gary and just 27 miles from the big city of Chicago. According to Sperling's Best Places, Schererville's population has grown by 16 percent since the year 2000. The town boasts a median household income of $67,800 compared to Indiana's state average of $48,400. Schererville also has a low unemployment rate of 7 percent, which is lower than Indiana's average. There are plenty of Schererville apartments for rent for you to call home.
Living in Schererville, IN
Schererville prides itself on the quality education it provides to its students. Sperling's Best Places says that Schererville public schools spend about $4,700 per student, while there are approximately 19 students per teacher.
There aren't a shortage of colleges in Schererville, either. Some of the most popular include Purdue University, Calumet; Indiana University - Northwest, Ivy Tech Community College - Northwest, Prairie State College and South Suburban College. With the schools being 13 miles or less away from town, rentals in Schererville are sure to be conveniently located to the school you desire to attend.
Schererville Attractions and Special Events
If you're into comic books or have little ones that are, there is a comic book shop in Schererville called the Tenth Planet. Here you can purchase classic comics from DC or Marvel and relive the classic tales of the X-Men, Captain America, The Avengers, and of course Batman and Superman.
If you're looking for a fun way to get a workout in, also near Schererville is a yoga studio called Younique Yoga. This yoga class leads students in popular stretches to provide a good workout as well as a way to relax.
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