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Ivy Tech - Southwest

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

Largest City: Evansville (2017 population: 118,930)

Population per Square Mile: 117.1

Square Miles: 4,000.8

Population over TimeNumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Yesterday (2010)463,84257.2%6,484,125
Today (2017)468,33657.0%6,666,818
Tomorrow (2020 projection)*480,92357.0%6,852,121
Percent Change 2010 to Today1.0%8 2.8%

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

Components of Population Change, 2016-2017NumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
Net Domestic Migration-73711 -976
Net International Migration3338 11,410
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)80563.6%22,545

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population Estimates by Age, 2017NumberRank of 15Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Preschool (0 to 4)28,60756.1%6.3%
School Age (5 to 17)78,684516.8%17.3%
College Age (18 to 24)42,75289.1%9.9%
Young Adult (25 to 44)113,721524.3%25.3%
Older Adult (45 to 64)125,433526.8%25.9%
Seniors (65 and older)79,139516.9%15.4%

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

Population Estimates by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017NumberRank of 15Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
American Indian or Alaska Native Alone1,41650.3%0.4%
Asian Alone5,46281.2%2.4%
Black Alone22,40464.8%9.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone53430.1%0.1%
Two or More Race Groups8,26551.8%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 2016 (includes detail not shown below)183,7065100.0%100.0%
Married With Children35,205619.2%19.0%
Married Without Children59,613532.5%30.0%
Single Parents16,23218.8%9.7%
Living Alone52,512528.6%28.2%

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 2017 (estimate)208,1025100.0%100.0%
Total Housing Units in 2016 (includes vacant units)204,6835100.0%100.0%
Owner Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)131,362564.2%61.0%
Renter Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)52,344525.6%27.8%

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

EducationNumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
School Enrollment (2016/2017 Total Reported) 73,78056.6%1,110,866

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 2016$43,2662100.4%$43,097
Welfare (TANF) Monthly Average Families in 201747357.0%6,790
Food Stamp Recipients in 201739,91366.1%656,297
Free and Reduced Fee Lunch Recipients in 2016/201729,81766.0%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 15Percent of StateIndiana
Births, 20165,68456.8%83,063
Births to Teens, 201637557.1%5,294
Deaths, 20154,96457.9%62,666

Source: Indiana State Department of Health

Labor Force, 2017NumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
Total Resident Labor Force242,29857.3%3,320,409
Annual Unemployment Rate3.11388.6%3.5
August 2018 Unemployment Rate3.41091.9%3.7

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

Employment and Earnings by Industry, 2016 EmploymentPct Dist.
in Region
Earnings ($000)Pct Dist.
In Region
Avg. Earnings Per Job
Total by place of work291,669100.0%$14,788,001100.0%$50,701
Wage and Salary241,08382.7%$10,572,34171.5%$43,854
Farm Proprietors4,8211.7%$221,0861.5%$45,859
Nonfarm Proprietors45,76515.7%$1,362,2209.2%$29,766
  Accommodation, Food Serv.18,202*6.2%*$357,302*2.4%*$19,630*
  Arts, Ent., Recreation4,198*1.4%*$82,428*0.6%*$19,635*
  Health Care, Social Serv.32,826*11.3%*$2,028,429*13.7%*$61,793*
  Professional, Tech. Serv.9,583*3.3%*$573,754*3.9%*$59,872*
  Retail Trade30,36110.4%$897,7026.1%$29,568
  Trans., Warehousing6,031*2.1%*$329,475*2.2%*$54,630*
  Wholesale Trade4,408*1.5%*$251,614*1.7%*$57,081*
  Other Private (not above)63,265*21.7%*$2,595,606*17.6%*$41,028*

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 Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Cost ($000)State Cost ($000)
Total Permits Filed1,286100.0%100.0%$216,607$4,583,500
3- and 4-Family40.3%0.4%$760$13,000
5+ Family32925.6%23.4%$17,442$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 Ivy Tech - Southwest

in 2017
Percent of Region
Mount Vernon6,4991.4%
Tell City7,3161.6%
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