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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: 116.7

Square Miles: 4,000.8

Population over TimeNumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Yesterday (2010)463,78757.2%6,484,061
Today (2018)466,97957.0%6,691,878
Tomorrow (2020 projection)*480,92357.0%6,852,121
Percent Change 2010 to Today0.7%8 3.2%

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

Components of Population Change, 2017-2018NumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
Net Domestic Migration-83012 3,555
Net International Migration1679 9,227
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)67153.5%19,211

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 2017 (includes detail not shown below)185,7905100.0%100.0%
Married With Children35,152618.9%18.8%
Married Without Children59,985532.3%30.0%
Single Parents15,85318.5%9.6%
Living Alone53,433428.8%28.3%

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 2017 (includes vacant units)206,3525100.0%100.0%
Owner Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)133,262564.6%61.2%
Renter Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)52,528525.5%27.7%

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 2017$45,3472100.4%$45,150
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%3,381,713
Annual Unemployment Rate3.01388.2%3.4
July 2019 Unemployment Rate3.11486.1%3.6

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

Employment and Earnings by Industry, 2017 EmploymentPct Dist.
in Region
Earnings ($000)Pct Dist.
In Region
Avg. Earnings Per Job
Total by place of work293,249100.0%$15,302,181100.0%$52,182
Wage and Salary242,99682.9%$10,998,55071.9%$45,262
Farm Proprietors4,7601.6%$169,5551.1%$35,621
Nonfarm Proprietors45,49315.5%$1,432,5469.4%$31,489
  Accommodation, Food Serv.18,244*6.2%*$374,594*2.4%*$20,532*
  Arts, Ent., Recreation4,234*1.4%*$84,510*0.6%*$19,960*
  Health Care, Social Serv.29,908*10.2%*$1,951,859*12.8%*$65,262*
  Professional, Tech. Serv.9,252*3.2%*$560,651*3.7%*$60,598*
  Retail Trade29,67310.1%$911,4196.0%$30,715
  Trans., Warehousing6,046*2.1%*$370,446*2.4%*$61,271*
  Wholesale Trade8,931*3.0%*$609,205*4.0%*$68,212*
  Other Private (not above)64,416*22.0%*$2,734,292*17.9%*$42,447*

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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