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Southwest Indiana Development Council

Counties include: Daviess, Dubois, Knox, Martin, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer

Largest City: Vincennes (2016 population: 17,924)

Population per Square Mile: 62.2

Square Miles: 3,230.7

Population over TimeNumberRank in StatePercent of StateIndiana
Yesterday (2010)201,33113.1%6,484,136
Today (2016)200,95713.0%6,633,053
Tomorrow (2020 projection)*204,31713.0%6,852,121
Percent Change 2010 to Today-0.2%1 2.3%

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

Components of Population Change, 2015-2016NumberRank of 1Percent of StateIndiana
Net Domestic Migration-9021 -12,135
Net International Migration751 11,052
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)47412.1%22,358

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population Estimates by Age, 2016NumberRank of 1Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Preschool (0 to 4)12,78616.4%6.4%
School Age (5 to 17)34,454117.1%17.4%
College Age (18 to 24)18,30319.1%10.0%
Young Adult (25 to 44)45,775122.8%25.2%
Older Adult (45 to 64)55,311127.5%26.1%
Seniors (65 and older)34,328117.1%14.9%

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

Population Estimates by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2016NumberRank of 1Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
American Indian or Alaska Native Alone62510.3%0.4%
Asian Alone1,17810.6%2.2%
Black Alone3,09811.5%9.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone10210.1%0.1%
White193,866196.5%85.6%
Two or More Race Groups2,08811.0%2.0%
Hispanic or Latino Origin (can be of any race)    
Non-Hispanic194,144196.6%93.2%
Hispanic6,81313.4%6.8%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Household TypesNumberRank of 1Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Households in 2015 (includes detail not shown below)76,9601100.0%100.0%
Married With Children16,034220.8%19.2%
Married Without Children27,464135.7%30.0%
Single Parents5,51417.2%9.8%
Living Alone20,635126.8%28.0%

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

HousingNumberRank of 1Pct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Total Housing Units in 2016 (estimate)86,5731100.0%100.0%
Total Housing Units in 2015 (includes vacant units)86,0061100.0%100.0%
Owner Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)58,413167.9%61.9%
Renter Occupied (Pct. distribution based on all housing units)18,547121.6%27.8%

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

EducationNumberRank of 1Percent of StateIndiana
School Enrollment (2016/2017 Total Reported) 31,72112.9%1,110,866
Public30,04912.9%1,048,879

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

Income and PovertyNumberRank of 1Percent of StateIndiana
Per Capita Personal Income (annual) in 2015$42,1941100.6%$41,940
Welfare (TANF) Monthly Average Families in 201620412.7%7,519
Food Stamp Recipients in 201616,44112.3%722,928
Free and Reduced Fee Lunch Recipients in 2016/201712,62212.5%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 1Percent of StateIndiana
Births, 20152,50013.0%84,008
Births to Teens, 201517012.9%5,876
Deaths, 20152,14413.4%62,666

Source: Indiana State Department of Health

Labor Force, 2016NumberRank of 1Percent of StateIndiana
Total Resident Labor Force103,79413.1%3,326,893
Employed99,74713.1%3,179,806
Unemployed4,04712.8%147,087
Annual Unemployment Rate3.9188.6%4.4
August 2017 Unemployment Rate3.6190.0%4.0

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

Employment and Earnings by Industry, 2015 EmploymentPct Dist.
in Region
Earnings ($000)Pct Dist.
In Region
Avg. Earnings Per Job
Total by place of work118,769100.0%$5,958,112100.0%$50,166
Wage and Salary94,44379.5%$4,045,80767.9%$42,839
Farm Proprietors4,0123.4%$227,4063.8%$56,681
Nonfarm Proprietors20,31417.1%$615,30510.3%$30,290
Farm4,9724.2%$262,6114.4%$52,818
Nonfarm113,79795.8%$5,695,50195.6%$50,050
Private95,18480.1%$4,492,51175.4%$47,198
  Accommodation, Food Serv.5,084*4.3%*$87,389*1.5%*$17,189*
  Arts, Ent., Recreation509*0.4%*$6,182*0.1%*$12,145*
  Construction6,6745.6%$373,8696.3%$56,019
  Health Care, Social Serv.8,140*6.9%*$410,939*6.9%*$50,484*
  Information8190.7%$36,4770.6%$44,538
  Manufacturing23,28919.6%$1,495,79225.1%$64,227
  Professional, Tech. Serv.3,515*3.0%*$184,403*3.1%*$52,462*
  Retail Trade11,4249.6%$336,1745.6%$29,427
  Trans., Warehousing4,639*3.9%*$250,946*4.2%*$54,095*
  Wholesale Trade3,659*3.1%*$208,887*3.5%*$57,089*
  Other Private (not above)19,062*16.0%*$737,871*12.4%*$38,709*
Government18,61315.7%$1,202,99020.2%$64,632

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, 2016UnitsPct Dist.
in Region
Pct Dist.
in State
Cost ($000)State Cost ($000)
Total Permits Filed253100.0%100.0%$52,585$3,875,847
Single-Family23392.1%75.2%$50,725$3,417,822
2-Family207.9%3.1%$1,860$64,063
3- and 4-Family00.0%0.9%$0$21,320
5+ Family00.0%20.9%$0$372,642

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 Southwest Indiana Development Council

NamePopulation
in 2016
Percent of Region
Bicknell2,8761.4%
Huntingburg6,1303.1%
Jasper15,5037.7%
Loogootee2,7081.3%
Mount Vernon6,5073.2%
Petersburg2,3311.2%
Santa Claus2,4631.2%
Tell City7,3233.6%
Vincennes17,9248.9%
Washington12,0896.0%
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