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Proximity to the Indianapolis International Airport is a major advantage for the town of Plainfield.

According the VisitHendricksCounty.com, "This Hendricks County town boasts the largest collection of hotels in the county. Less than 10 minutes from the Indianapolis International Airport, many of Plainfield’s hotels offer free shuttle service to and from the airport." This proximity can make already easy day business trips even easier. 

Plainfield is also know for its popular trails and parks system, with Splash Island Family Waterpark being a local favorite.

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Demographics
Population
31,951
Median Age
35.9
Annual Population Growth
1.7%
Population
(30 min. from county seat)
1,002,955
Population with Associate’s Degree or Higher
36.4%
Foreign Born Population
6.9%
Location
County Seat
Hendricks
Land Area
Square Miles
22.4
Median Home Value
$167,123
Jobs
Labor Force
16,111
Unemployment Rate
July 2018
3.3%
Annual Employment Growth
2.6%
Labor Force
(30 min. from county seat)
514,214
Economy
Average Annual Wage
(Q2 2018)
$38,322
Average Annual Wage Increase
4.2%
Median Household Income
$65,157
Per Capita Income
$27,663
Average Commute Time in Minutes
21.6

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