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Vermillion County, Indiana

Named for a river, the Vermillion, and organized in 1824

County Seat: Newport

Largest City: Clinton (2017 population: 4,724)

Population per Square Mile: 60.35

Square Miles: 256.90

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Population over TimeNumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Yesterday (2010)16,210790.2%6,484,125
Today (2017)15,505790.2%6,660,082
Tomorrow (2020 projection)*15,724790.2%6,852,121
Percent Change 2010 to Today-4.3%84 2.7%

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

Components of Population Change, 2016-2017NumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Net Domestic Migration-8262 -1,639
Net International Migration1046 9,067
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)-3483-0.2%19,482

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population Estimates by Age, 2017NumberRank in StatePct Dist.
in County
Pct Dist.
in State
Preschool (0 to 4)824795.3%6.3%
School Age (5 to 17)2,6277916.9%17.3%
College Age (18 to 24)1,181807.6%9.9%
Young Adult (25 to 44)3,5257922.7%25.3%
Older Adult (45 to 64)4,3028127.7%25.9%
Seniors (65 and older)3,0468019.6%15.4%
Median Age42.8  Median Age = 37.7

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

Population Estimates by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017NumberRank of Pct Dist.
in County
Pct Dist.
in State
American Indian or Alaska Native Alone57780.4%0.4%
Asian Alone43820.3%2.4%
Black Alone68870.4%9.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone9590.1%0.1%
Two or More Race Groups187781.2%2.1%
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 2017 (Includes detail not shown below)6,53378100.0%100.0%
Married With Children9838015.0%18.8%
Married Without Children2,0728131.7%30.0%
Single Parents573738.8%9.6%
Living Alone2,0677031.6%28.3%

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 2017 (estimate)7,49780100.0%100.0%
Total Housing Units in 2017 (includes vacant units)7,50679100.0%100.0%
Owner Occupied
(Pct. distribution based on all housing units)
Median Value (2017)$74,60091  
Renter Occupied
(Pct. distribution based on all housing units)
Median Rent (2017)$40789  

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

EducationNumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
School Enrollment (2018/2019 Total Reported) 2,427770.2%1,117,590
Adults (25+ in 2017 ACS)10,949800.3%4,369,451
with High School diploma or higher90.5%17 88.3%
with B.A. or higher degree13%73 25.3%

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 2017$37,0896882.1%45,150
Median Household Income in 201746,3308085.6%$54,134
Poverty Rate in 201713.3%34100.0%13.3%
Poverty Rate among Children under 1817.9%39100.6%17.8%
Welfare (TANF) Monthly Average Families in 201829460.5%6,032
Food Stamp Recipients in 20181,774640.3%605,854
Free and Reduced Fee Lunch Recipients in 2018/20191,321720.3%514,915

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, 2016155800.2%83,063
Births to Teens, 201614710.3%5,294
Deaths, 2016196780.3%63,492

Source: Indiana State Department of Health

Labor Force, 2017NumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Total Resident Labor Force7,131810.2%3,336,655
Annual Unemployment Rate5.41150.0%3.6
February 2019 Unemployment Rate7.01170.7%4.1

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

Employment and Earnings by Industry, 2017 EmploymentPct Dist.
in County
Earnings ($000)Pct Dist.
In County
Avg. Earnings Per Job
Total by place of work6,029100.0%$300,857100.0%$49,902
Wage and Salary4,63176.8%$222,20273.9%$47,981
Farm Proprietors2203.6%$-866-0.3%$-3,936
Nonfarm Proprietors1,17819.5%$22,5847.5%$19,171
  Accommodation, Food Serv.4868.1%$8,3502.8%$17,181
  Arts, Ent., Recreation540.9%$4840.2%$8,963
  Health Care, Social Serv.65110.8%$34,08511.3%$52,358
  Professional, Tech. Serv.1282.1%$3,9641.3%$30,969
  Retail Trade80713.4%$21,9337.3%$27,178
  Trans., Warehousing1833.0%$10,5893.5%$57,863
  Wholesale Trade631.0%$6,9002.3%$109,524
  Other Private (not above)565*9.4%*$37,105*12.3%*$65,673*

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, 2017UnitsPct Dist.
in County
Pct Dist.
in State
Cost ($000)State Cost ($000)
Total Permits Filed0N/A100%$04,583,500
3- and 4-Family0N/A0.4%$0$0
5+ Family0N/A23.4%$0$469,056

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 Vermillion County

in 2017
Percent of County
Fairview Park1,3128.5%
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