Berne Shield

Berne Demographics

Berne, Indiana National Demographics

Population 4,084
Married (15yrs or more) 64.9%
Race (White) 97.9%  Race (African American) 0.6%  Race (Asian) 0.6% Race (Other) 0.9%
Completed Bachelors Degree 24.7%
Crime Index 1,791
Income Per Capita $21,540
Median Household Income $44,737
Median Home Value $97,100
Median Rent $558
Average One Way Commute 14.6 minutes

Based on the 2015 American Community Survey

Notable natives and residents
• Richard R. Schrock, awarded the 2005 Nobel Prize for Chemistry
• Keith Reinhard, Advertising Executive, Chairman Emeritus, DDB Worldwide.
• Donald Neuen, choral conductor
• The Dilley sextuplets, the USA's first surviving sextuplets.
• Melissa Gillette, who held the world women indoor marathon record from February 26, 2012 until January 6, 2013.
• Dr. Ernie Steury, missionary doctor who established the Tenwek Hospital in Kenya.
• Robert C. "Bob" Dro, who played baseball for the Brooklyn Dodgers and basketball on the Indianapolis Kautskys team. From 1957 to 1976, he was an assistant athletic director at Indiana University.