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Ivy Tech - Southwest

Counties include: Daviess, Dubois, Gibson, Knox, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, Warrick

Largest City: Evansville (2018 population: 117,963)

Population per Square Mile: 117.0

Square Miles: 4,000.8

Population over TimeNumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Yesterday (2010)463,77857.2%6,484,051
Today (2019)468,05157.0%6,732,219
Tomorrow (2030 projection)*491,32056.9%7,143,795
Percent Change 2010 to Today0.9%8 3.8%

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

Components of Population Change, 2018-2019NumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
Net Domestic Migration-846 3,997
Net International Migration4937 14,379
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)50152.7%18,536

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population Estimates by Age, 2018NumberRank of 15Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Preschool (0 to 4)28,38456.1%6.3%
School Age (5 to 17)78,147516.7%17.2%
College Age (18 to 24)41,49188.9%9.8%
Young Adult (25 to 44)114,047524.4%25.4%
Older Adult (45 to 64)123,614526.5%25.6%
Seniors (65 and older)81,296517.4%15.8%

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

Population Estimates by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2018NumberRank of 15Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
American Indian or Alaska Native Alone1,44060.3%0.4%
Asian Alone5,46381.2%2.5%
Black Alone22,63164.8%9.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone56520.1%0.1%
Two or More Race Groups8,47051.8%2.1%
Hispanic or Latino Origin (can be of any race)    

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Household TypesNumberRank of 15Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Households in 2018 (includes detail not shown below)186,5085100.0%100.0%
Married With Children34,561618.5%18.6%
Married Without Children59,678532.0%29.9%
Single Parents16,13618.7%9.5%
Living Alone54,101429.0%28.5%

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

HousingNumberRank of 15Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Total Housing Units in 2018 (estimate)209,1295100.0%100.0%
Total Housing Units in 2018 (includes vacant units)207,1285100.0%100.0%
Owner Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)133,758564.6%61.3%
Renter Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)52,750525.5%27.6%

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

EducationNumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
School Enrollment (2018/2019 Total Reported) 74,05756.6%1,117,590

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

Income and PovertyNumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
Per Capita Personal Income (annual) in 2018$47,4432100.6%$47,149
Welfare (TANF) Monthly Average Families in 201841856.9%6,032
Food Stamp Recipients in 201836,93966.1%605,854
Free and Reduced Fee Lunch Recipients in 2018/201930,78666.0%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 15Percent of StateIndiana
Births, 20175,51756.7%82,170
Births to Teens, 201736157.0%5,152
Deaths, 20174,95757.6%65,602

Source: Indiana State Department of Health

Labor Force, 2018NumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
Total Resident Labor Force246,83557.3%3,381,609
Annual Unemployment Rate3.01385.7%3.5
February 2020 Unemployment Rate3.01288.2%3.4

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

Employment and Earnings by Industry, 2018 EmploymentPct Dist.
in Region
Earnings ($000)Pct Dist.
In Region
Avg. Earnings Per Job
Total by place of work296,199100.0%$15,637,033100.0%$52,792
Wage and Salary245,68582.9%$11,309,89672.3%$46,034
Farm Proprietors4,7011.6%$165,6601.1%$35,239
Nonfarm Proprietors45,81315.5%$1,463,7969.4%$31,952
  Accommodation, Food Serv.17,867*6.0%*$360,345*2.3%*$20,168*
  Arts, Ent., Recreation4,257*1.4%*$82,953*0.5%*$19,486*
  Health Care, Social Serv.32,355*10.9%*$2,168,403*13.9%*$67,019*
  Professional, Tech. Serv.9,570*3.2%*$581,356*3.7%*$60,748*
  Retail Trade29,47310.0%$919,8495.9%$31,210
  Trans., Warehousing7,027*2.4%*$414,602*2.7%*$59,001*
  Wholesale Trade8,863*3.0%*$620,593*4.0%*$70,021*
  Other Private (not above)64,123*21.6%*$2,796,171*17.9%*$43,606*

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, 2018UnitsPct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Cost ($000)State Cost ($000)
Total Permits Filed891100.0%100.0%$190,837$4,879,857
3- and 4-Family40.4%0.2%$760$6,163
5+ Family566.3%21.4%$5,639$555,144

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 Ivy Tech - Southwest

in 2018
Percent of Region
Mount Vernon6,4571.4%
Tell City7,2371.5%
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