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Bloomington, IN Metro Area

Counties include: Monroe, Owen

Largest City: Bloomington (2022 population: 79,107)

Population per Square Mile: 206.8

Square Miles: 779.8

Population over TimeNumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Yesterday (2020)161,039102.4%6,785,528
Today (2022)161,227102.4%6,833,037
Tomorrow (2030 projection)*181,14792.6%7,014,880
Percent Change 2020 to Today0.1%8 0.7%

*Projection based on 2015 Census population estimates.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau; Indiana Business Research Center

Components of Population Change, 2021-2022NumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
Net Domestic Migration-1,04713 5,230
Net International Migration9383 15,490
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)-2128-20.7%1,024

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population Estimates by Age, 2021NumberRank of 15Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Preschool (0 to 4)6,869104.3%6.0%
School Age (5 to 17)19,3931012.0%17.3%
College Age (18 to 24)37,901523.5%9.7%
Young Adult (25 to 44)39,6651024.6%25.7%
Older Adult (45 to 64)33,5621020.8%24.9%
Seniors (65 and older)23,9311014.8%16.4%

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

Population Estimates by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2021NumberRank of 15Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
American Indian or Alaska Native Alone571100.4%0.4%
Asian Alone9,72956.0%2.7%
Black Alone5,554133.4%10.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone11990.1%0.1%
Two or More Race Groups4,23992.6%2.3%
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 2021 (includes detail not shown below)65,60410100.0%100.0%
Married With Children8,9221313.6%18.2%
Married Without Children17,4591026.6%29.8%
Single Parents4,29816.6%9.2%
Living Alone21,435732.7%29.1%

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 2022 (estimate)76,2579100.0%100.0%
Total Housing Units in 2021 (includes vacant units)72,97110100.0%100.0%
Owner Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)37,9851052.1%62.9%
Renter Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)27,619737.8%27.2%

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

EducationNumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
School Enrollment (2021/2022 Total Reported) 17,091101.5%1,120,155

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 2021$51,899991.9%$56,497
Welfare (TANF) Monthly Average Families in 202242141.1%3,933
Food Stamp Recipients in 20229,810131.6%611,203
Free and Reduced Fee Lunch Recipients in 2021/20225,811131.2%481,568

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, 20191,300101.6%80,851
Births to Teens, 202172101.9%3,845
Deaths, 20191,247121.9%66,005

Source: Indiana State Department of Health

Labor Force, 2022NumberRank of 15Percent of StateIndiana
Total Resident Labor Force80,92392.4%3,404,443
Annual Unemployment Rate2.8893.3%3.0
August 2023 Unemployment Rate3.78100.0%3.7

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

Employment and Earnings by Industry, 2021 EmploymentPct Dist.
in Region
Earnings ($000)Pct Dist.
In Region
Avg. Earnings Per Job
Total by place of work100,111100.0%$5,697,874100.0%$56,916
Wage and Salary80,45180.4%$4,049,21071.1%$50,331
Farm Proprietors8460.8%$12,7460.2%$15,066
Nonfarm Proprietors18,81418.8%$494,4958.7%$26,283
  Accommodation, Food Serv.7,8737.9%$212,0583.7%$26,935
  Arts, Ent., Recreation2,3652.4%$31,4210.6%$13,286
  Health Care, Social Serv.11,22611.2%$747,39013.1%$66,577
  Professional, Tech. Serv.4,7434.7%$342,6386.0%$72,241
  Retail Trade7,9818.0%$270,0564.7%$33,837
  Trans., Warehousing2,5652.6%$72,7061.3%$28,345
  Wholesale Trade1,884*1.9%*$152,408*2.7%*$80,896*
  Other Private (not above)18,362*18.3%*$821,613*14.4%*$44,745*

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, 2022UnitsPct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Cost ($000)State Cost ($000)
Total Permits Filed552100.0%100.0%$134,969$6,635,992
3- and 4-Family00.0%0.5%$0$14,702
5+ Family20637.3%32.6%$26,132$1,031,387

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 2022
Percent of Region

Source: U.S. Census Bureau annual population estimates

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