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Indiana

Became the 19th state in 1816

State Capital: Indianapolis

Largest City: Indianapolis Consolidated (2014 population: 858,613)

Population per Square Mile: 184.8

Square Miles: 35,826.1

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Population over TimeNumber
Yesterday (2010)6,484,229
Today (2015)6,619,680
Tomorrow (2020 projection)*6,852,121
Percent Change 2010 to Today2.1%

*Projection based on 2010 Census counts.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau; Indiana Business Research Center

Components of Population Change, 2014-2015Number
Net Domestic Migration-14,881
Net International Migration12,574
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)25,260

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population Estimates by Age, 2014NumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Preschool (0 to 4)419,4876.4%
School Age (5 to 17)1,162,44017.6%
College Age (18 to 24)669,38310.1%
Young Adult (25 to 44)1,670,60825.3%
Older Adult (45 to 64)1,733,49326.3%
Seniors (65 and older)941,44414.3%
Median Age37.5 

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau; Indiana Business Research Center

Population Estimates by Race or Hispanic Origin, 2014NumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
American Ind. or Alaskan Native Alone26,3540.4%
Asian Alone132,4062.0%
Black Alone630,7549.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone4,0930.1%
White Alone5,678,44786.1%
Two or More Race Groups124,8011.9%
Hispanic or Latino Origin (can be of any race)  
Non-Hispanic6,164,55093.4%
Hispanic432,3056.6%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Household TypesNumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Households in 2014 (Includes detail not shown below)2,492,183100%
Married With Children482,31319.4%
Married Without Children751,01130.1%
Single Parents246,1769.9%
Living Alone693,52727.8%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 5-year estimates.

HousingNumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Total Housing Units in 2014 (estimate)2,829,532100%
Total Housing Units in 2014 (includes detail not shown below)2,811,617100%
Owner Occupied
(Pct. distribution based on all housing units)
1,730,95461.6%
Median Value (2014)$122,700
Renter Occupied
(Pct. distribution based on all housing units)
761,22927.1%
Median Rent (2014)$586

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 5-year estimates.

EducationNumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
School Enrollment (2014/2015 Total Reported)1,130,285100%
Public1,045,77992.5%
Adults (25+ in 2014 ACS)4,287,819  
with High School diploma or higher87.6%  
with B.A. or higher degree23.6%  

Sources: Indiana Department of Education; U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 5-year estimates.

Income and PovertyNumber
Per Capita Personal Income (annual) in 2014$39,578
Median Household Income in 2014$49,384
Poverty Rate in 201415.2%
Poverty Rate among Children under 1821.2%
Welfare (TANF) Monthly Average Families in 20158,338
Food Stamp Recipients in 2015810,606
Free and Reduced Fee Lunch Recipients in 2014514,128

Sources: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis; U.S. Census Bureau; Indiana Family Social Services Administration; Indiana Department of Education

Health and Vital StatisticsNumber
Births, 201484,080
Births to Teens, 20146,277
Deaths, 201460,798

Source: Indiana State Department of Health

Labor Force, 2015Number
Total Resident Labor Force3,265,761
Employed3,109,217
Unemployed156,544
Annual Unemployment Rate4.8
March 2016 Unemployment Rate5.5

Source: STATS Indiana, using data from the Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Employment and Earnings by Industry, 2014 EmploymentIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Earnings ($000)Indiana Pct.
Distribution
Avg. Earnings Per Job
Total by place of work3,729,352100.0%$186,497,975100.0%$50,008
Wage and Salary3,057,58482.0%$132,381,85171.0%$43,296
Farm Proprietors51,2361.4%$3,182,4331.7%$62,113
Nonfarm Proprietors620,53216.6%$18,522,4689.9%$29,849
Farm62,7551.7%$3,688,5462.0%$58,777
Nonfarm3,666,59798.3%$182,809,42998.0%$49,858
Private3,223,97986.4%$158,821,55185.2%$49,263
  Accommodation, Food Serv.265,9287.1%$5,205,2182.8%$19,574
  Arts, Ent., Recreation70,6561.9%$1,945,4101.0%$27,534
  Construction189,8495.1%$11,052,7895.9%$58,219
  Health Care, Social Serv.413,87111.1%$23,030,17212.3%$55,646
  Information43,7981.2%$2,736,3891.5%$62,477
  Manufacturing523,92014.0%$39,896,19021.4%$76,149
  Professional, Tech. Serv.165,1134.4%$10,319,5165.5%$62,500
  Retail Trade388,45710.4%$11,497,8186.2%$29,599
  Trans., Warehousing154,6724.1%$7,915,5044.2%$51,176
  Wholesale Trade127,0203.4%$9,366,5125.0%$73,740
  Other Private (not above)880,69523.6%$35,856,03319.2%$40,713
Government442,61811.9%$23,987,87812.9%$54,195

Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

Residential Building Permits, 2015UnitsIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Cost($000)
Total Permits Filed18,483100.0%$3,737,044
Single-Family12,64668.4%$2,929,210
2-Family5262.8%$54,124
3- and 4-Family2891.6%$31,656
5+ Family5,02227.2%722,054

Notes: Detail cost may not sum to total due to rounding. Greene County does not currently issue building permits, so it is excluded.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Largest Cities and Towns in Indiana (35,000+):

NamePopulation
in 2014
Percent of State
Anderson55,4550.8%
Bloomington83,3221.3%
Carmel86,6821.3%
Columbus46,1240.7%
Elkhart51,4210.8%
Evansville120,3461.8%
Fishers86,3251.3%
Fort Wayne258,5223.9%
Gary77,9091.2%
Greenwood54,4910.8%
Hammond78,3841.2%
Indianapolis848,78812.9%
Jeffersonville46,4400.7%
Kokomo57,0850.9%
Lafayette70,6541.1%
Lawrence47,5500.7%
Merrillville35,4500.5%
Mishawaka48,1740.7%
Muncie70,2111.1%
New Albany36,5890.6%
Noblesville57,5840.9%
Portage36,7600.6%
Richmond36,1590.5%
South Bend101,1901.5%
Terre Haute60,9560.9%
Westfield35,2970.5%
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