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STATS Indiana
1990 Census of Population and Housing Page 1 040 Indiana 050 Elkhart County Total population.............................................. 156,198 SEX Male............................................................. 76,391 Female........................................................... 79,807 AGE Under 5 years.................................................... 13,277 5 to 17 years.................................................... 31,200 18 to 20 years................................................... 6,782 21 to 24 years................................................... 9,201 25 to 44 years................................................... 49,744 45 to 54 years................................................... 16,020 55 to 59 years................................................... 6,328 60 to 64 years................................................... 6,149 65 to 74 years................................................... 9,968 75 to 84 years................................................... 5,571 85 years and over................................................ 1,958 Median age....................................................... 31.8 Under 18 years...................................................... 44,477 Percent of total population...................................... 28.5 65 years and over................................................... 17,497 Percent of total population...................................... 11.2 HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE Total households.................................................... 56,713 Family households (families)..................................... 41,751 Married-couple families....................................... 34,802 Percent of total households................................ 61.4 Other family, male householder................................ 1,777 Other family, female householder.............................. 5,172 Nonfamily households............................................. 14,962 Percent of total households................................ 26.4 Householder living alone...................................... 12,268 Householder 65 years and over.............................. 4,980 Persons living in households..................................... 153,503 Persons per household............................................ 2.71 GROUP QUARTERS Persons living in group quarters................................. 2,695 Institutionalized persons..................................... 1,797 Other persons in group quarters............................... 898 RACE AND HISPANIC ORIGIN White............................................................ 146,505 Black............................................................ 7,106 Percent of total population................................... 4.5 American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut................................ 453 Percent of total population................................... 0.3 Asian or Pacific Islander........................................ 997 Percent of total population................................... 0.6 Other race....................................................... 1,137 Hispanic origin (of any race).................................... 2,932 Percent of total population................................... 1.9 1990 Census of Population and Housing Page 2 040 Indiana 050 Elkhart County Total housing units........................................... 60,182 OCCUPANCY AND TENURE Occupied housing units........................................... 56,713 Owner occupied................................................ 40,745 Percent owner occupied..................................... 71.8 Renter occupied............................................... 15,968 Vacant housing units............................................. 3,469 For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use................. 213 Homeowner vacancy rate (percent).................................. 1.4 Rental vacancy rate (percent)..................................... 9.5 Persons per owner-occupied unit.................................. 2.83 Persons per renter-occupied unit................................. 2.40 Units with over 1 person per room................................ 1,372 UNITS IN STRUCTURE 1-unit, detached................................................. 42,073 1-unit, attached................................................. 1,073 2 to 4 units..................................................... 5,696 5 to 9 units..................................................... 2,485 10 or more units................................................. 3,694 Mobile home, trailer, other...................................... 5,161 VALUE Specified owner-occupied units................................... 32,211 Less than $50,000............................................. 10,248 $50,000 to $99,000............................................ 17,932 $100,000 to $149,000.......................................... 2,660 $150,000 to $199,999.......................................... 771 $200,000 to $299,999.......................................... 422 $300,000 or more.............................................. 178 Median (dollars).............................................. 62,300 CONTRACT RENT Specified renter-occupied units paying cash rent................. 14,704 Less than $250................................................ 3,413 $250 to $499.................................................. 10,323 $500 to $749.................................................. 913 $750 to $999.................................................. 41 $1,000 or more................................................ 14 Median (dollars).............................................. 335 RACE AND HISPANIC ORIGIN OF HOUSEHOLDER Occupied housing units........................................... 56,713 White......................................................... 53,711 Black......................................................... 2,307 Percent of occupied units.................................. 4.1 American Indian, Eskimo, or Aleut............................. 154 Percent of occupied units.................................. 0.3 Asian or Pacific Islander..................................... 252 Percent of occupied units.................................. 0.4 Other race.................................................... 289 Hispanic origin (of any race)................................. 751 Percent of occupied units.................................. 1.3

 

Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, STF1A Profile. Prepared by the Indiana Business Research Center at the Indiana University School of Business.