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Madison County, Indiana

Formed in 1823 and named in honor of President James Madison

County Seat: Anderson

Largest City: Anderson (2015 population: 55,305)

Population per Square Mile: 286.12

Square Miles: 451.90

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Population over TimeNumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Yesterday (2010)131,636132.0%6,484,136
Today (2016)129,296131.9%6,633,053
Tomorrow (2020 projection)*129,692131.9%6,852,121
Percent Change 2010 to Today-1.8%54 2.3%

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

Components of Population Change, 2015-2016NumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Net Domestic Migration-20662 -12,135
Net International Migration8918 11,052
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)-3380-0.1%22,358

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population Estimates by Age, 2015NumberRank in StatePct Dist.
in County
Pct Dist.
in State
Preschool (0 to 4)7,424135.7%6.3%
School Age (5 to 17)21,1261216.3%17.5%
College Age (18 to 24)11,359158.8%10.1%
Young Adult (25 to 44)32,3931325.0%25.3%
Older Adult (45 to 64)35,0551227.0%26.2%
Seniors (65 and older)22,366917.2%14.6%
Median Age40.5  Median Age = 37.5

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

Population Estimates by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2015NumberRank of Pct Dist.
in County
Pct Dist.
in State
American Indian or Alaska Native Alone52790.4%0.4%
Asian Alone770230.6%2.1%
Black Alone11,08298.5%9.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone69150.1%0.1%
Two or More Race Groups2,437151.9%1.9%
Hispanic or Latino Origin (can be of any race)    

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Household TypesNumberRank in StatePct Dist.
in County
Pct Dist.
in State
Households in 2014 (Includes detail not shown below)51,23213100.0%100.0%
Married With Children8,5871216.8%19.4%
Married Without Children15,7211230.7%30.1%
Single Parents4,950109.7%9.9%
Living Alone15,2531029.8%27.8%

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

HousingNumberRank in StatePct Dist.
in County
Pct Dist.
in State
Total Housing Units in 2015 (estimate)58,73513100.0%100.0%
Total Housing Units in 2014 (includes vacant units)58,90911100.0%100.0%
Owner Occupied
(Pct. distribution based on all housing units)
Median Value (2014)$91,20071  
Renter Occupied
(Pct. distribution based on all housing units)
Median Rent (2014)$52232  

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

EducationNumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
School Enrollment (2016/2017 Total Reported) 19,794121.8%1,110,866
Adults (25+ in 2014 ACS)89,443122.1%4,287,819
with High School diploma or higher87.1%42 87.6%
with B.A. or higher degree17.1%38 23.6%

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

Income and PovertyNumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Per Capita Personal Income (annual) in 2015$35,3286984.2%41,940
Median Household Income in 201545,0657289.2%$50,510
Poverty Rate in 201516.7%14116.0%14.4%
Poverty Rate among Children under 1825.2%10123.5%20.4%
Welfare (TANF) Monthly Average Families in 201621062.8%7,519
Food Stamp Recipients in 201618,20372.5%722,928
Free and Reduced Fee Lunch Recipients in 2016/201710,84572.2%495,330

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

Health and Vital StatisticsNumberRank of Percent of StateIndiana
Births, 20141,432131.7%84,080
Births to Teens, 201416172.6%6,277
Deaths, 20141,45182.4%60,798

Source: Indiana State Department of Health

Labor Force, 2015NumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Total Resident Labor Force58,737141.8%3,271,536
Annual Unemployment Rate5.619116.7%4.8
February 2017 Unemployment Rate5.422114.9%4.7

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

Employment and Earnings by Industry, 2015 EmploymentPct Dist.
in County
Earnings ($000)Pct Dist.
In County
Avg. Earnings Per Job
Total by place of work52,685100.0%$2,328,037100.0%$44,188
Wage and Salary41,71079.2%$1,557,67866.9%$37,345
Farm Proprietors6091.2%$-6,741-0.3%$-11,069
Nonfarm Proprietors10,36619.7%$403,81517.3%$38,956
  Accommodation, Food Serv.4,4268.4%$85,6333.7%$19,348
  Arts, Ent., Recreation1,8213.5%$48,5592.1%$26,666
  Health Care, Social Serv.7,16913.6%$356,27115.3%$49,696
  Professional, Tech. Serv.1,6943.2%$59,8092.6%$35,306
  Retail Trade6,03811.5%$146,9536.3%$24,338
  Trans., Warehousing2,1794.1%$103,6354.5%$47,561
  Wholesale TradeData not available due to BEA non-disclosure requirements.
  Other Private (not above)12,730*24.2%*$413,368*17.8%*$32,472*

Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
* These totals do not include county data that are not available due to BEA non-disclosure requirements.

Residential Building Permits, 2015UnitsPct Dist.
in County
Pct Dist.
in State
Cost ($000)State Cost ($000)
Total Permits Filed101100.0%100.0%$20,625$3,737,044
3- and 4-Family33.0%1.6%$90$31,656
5+ Family00.0%27.2%$0$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 Madison County

in 2015
Percent of County
Country Club Heights780.1%
River Forest220.0%
Woodlawn Heights780.1%
* This place crosses county lines, so only population in this county is shown.
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