Overview for Sullivan County, IN
Part of: Terre Haute IN, Metropolitan Area
Stats IN
Map of Sullivan CountySullivan County is one of 92 counties in Indiana. It has 447.1 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 47.5 per square mile. On the most recent census form, 99.0% of the population reported only one race, with 4.5% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 1.4% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.40 persons compared to an average family size of 2.90 persons.

In 2012 Public administration was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $31,449. Per capita income grew by 21.5% between 2002 and 2012 (adjusted for inflation).

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
ValueRank in StateIndustry Overview (2012)
(By Place of Work)
ValueRank in State
Population (2013)21,22369Covered Employment6,17470
   Growth (%) since 2010 Census-1.2%66   Avg wage per job$38,08522
Households (2012)7,87873Manufacturing - % all jobs in County11.3%73
Labor Force (persons) (2012)8,68276   Avg wage per job$48,04334
Unemployment Rate (2012)11.13Transportation & Warehousing - % all jobs in County2.8%46
Per Capita Personal Income (2012)$31,79182   Avg wage per job$34,10585
Median Household Income (2012)$41,22378Health Care, Social Assist. - % all jobs in County6.3%53
Poverty Rate (2012)18.212   Avg wage per job$22,65860
H.S. Diploma or More - % of Adults 25+ (2012 ACS 5yr)85.257Finance and Insurance - % all jobs in County1.8%62
Bachelor's Deg. or More - % of Adults 25+ (2012 ACS 5yr)13.466   Avg wage per job$38,59358


USA Counties IN Profile provides current federal statistics on a variety of demographic and economic indicators. Read "About the Profile" for the best understanding of the data, ranks and computations. This profile is produced by STATS Indiana, a web service of the Indiana Business Research Center at the Indiana University Kelley School of Business. Major support for this effort is provided by the State of Indiana.
Updated: March 27, 2014 at 18:56