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Bloomington, IN Metro Area

Counties include: Monroe, Owen

Largest City: Bloomington (2017 population: 85,071)

Population per Square Mile: 215.2

Square Miles: 779.8

Population over TimeNumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Yesterday (2010)159,541102.5%6,484,125
Today (2017)167,825102.5%6,666,818
Tomorrow (2020 projection)*172,698102.5%6,852,121
Percent Change 2010 to Today5.2%4 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-2376 -976
Net International Migration9943 11,410
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)45782.0%22,545

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population Estimates by Age, 2016NumberRank of 15Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Preschool (0 to 4)7,621104.6%6.4%
School Age (5 to 17)19,9171012.0%17.4%
College Age (18 to 24)40,642424.4%10.0%
Young Adult (25 to 44)41,2241024.8%25.2%
Older Adult (45 to 64)35,8651021.6%26.1%
Seniors (65 and older)21,0671012.7%14.9%

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

Population Estimates by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2016NumberRank of 15Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
American Indian or Alaska Native Alone530100.3%0.4%
Asian Alone10,10756.1%2.2%
Black Alone5,298133.2%9.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone9690.1%0.1%
Two or More Race Groups3,90492.3%2.0%
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)62,85910100.0%100.0%
Married With Children9,1681214.6%19.0%
Married Without Children16,1901025.8%30.0%
Single Parents4,67517.4%9.7%
Living Alone20,325732.3%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)71,71910100.0%100.0%
Total Housing Units in 2016 (includes vacant units)70,09410100.0%100.0%
Owner Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)36,2631051.7%61.0%
Renter Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)26,596837.9%27.8%

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

EducationNumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
School Enrollment (2016/2017 Total Reported) 17,354111.6%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$36,9261285.7%$43,097
Welfare (TANF) Monthly Average Families in 201797131.4%6,790
Food Stamp Recipients in 201710,323131.6%656,297
Free and Reduced Fee Lunch Recipients in 2016/20176,295131.3%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, 20161,514101.8%83,063
Births to Teens, 201595111.6%5,876
Deaths, 20151,182121.9%62,666

Source: Indiana State Department of Health

Labor Force, 2017NumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
Total Resident Labor Force76,73992.3%3,320,409
Annual Unemployment Rate3.76105.7%3.5
May 2018 Unemployment Rate3.75115.6%3.2

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 work95,029100.0%$4,417,202100.0%$46,483
Wage and Salary76,77780.8%$3,112,74170.5%$40,543
Farm Proprietors8890.9%$5870.0%$660
Nonfarm Proprietors17,36318.3%$364,7538.3%$21,007
  Accommodation, Food Serv.8,4618.9%$171,1143.9%$20,224
  Arts, Ent., Recreation2,0112.1%$19,1420.4%$9,519
  Health Care, Social Serv.9,835*10.3%*$528,749*12.0%*$53,762*
  Professional, Tech. Serv.4,2674.5%$262,6435.9%$61,552
  Retail Trade9,0529.5%$245,8295.6%$27,157
  Trans., Warehousing1,5511.6%$60,0451.4%$38,714
  Wholesale Trade1,809*1.9%*$117,138*2.7%*$64,753*
  Other Private (not above)17,979*18.9%*$609,937*13.8%*$33,925*

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 Filed604100.0%100.0%$113,068$4,583,500
3- and 4-Family00.0%0.4%$0$13,000
5+ Family25141.6%23.4%$29,135$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 Bloomington, IN Metro Area

in 2017
Percent of Region
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