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Indiana

Became the 19th state in 1816

State Capital: Indianapolis

Largest City: Indianapolis Consolidated (2020 population: 887,756)

Population per Square Mile: 188.5

Square Miles: 35,826.1

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Population over TimeNumber
Yesterday (2010)6,484,050
Today (2020)6,754,953
Tomorrow (2030 projection)*7,143,795
Percent Change 2010 to Today4.2%

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

Components of Population Change, 2019-2020Number
Net Domestic Migration1,323
Net International Migration8,743
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)13,740

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population Estimates by Age, 2020NumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Preschool (0 to 4)415,4186.1%
School Age (5 to 17)1,151,02117.0%
College Age (18 to 24)656,0489.7%
Young Adult (25 to 44)1,732,75725.7%
Older Adult (45 to 64)1,684,42424.9%
Seniors (65 and older)1,115,28516.5%
Median Age38.0 

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

Population Estimates by Race or Hispanic Origin, 2020NumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
American Ind. or Alaskan Native Alone29,3690.4%
Asian Alone179,4852.7%
Black Alone681,50110.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone4,8220.1%
White Alone5,707,81984.5%
Two or More Race Groups151,9572.2%
Hispanic or Latino Origin (can be of any race)  
Non-Hispanic6,252,47892.6%
Hispanic502,4757.4%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Household TypesNumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Households in 2019 (Includes detail not shown below)2,570,419100%
Married With Children474,25018.5%
Married Without Children764,43129.7%
Single Parents239,9219.3%
Living Alone745,34029.0%

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

HousingNumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Total Housing Units in 2020 (estimate)2,940,441100%
Total Housing Units in 2019 (includes detail not shown below)2,886,548100%
Owner Occupied
(Pct. distribution based on all housing units)
1,776,18261.5%
Median Value (2019)$141,700
Renter Occupied
(Pct. distribution based on all housing units)
794,23727.5%
Median Rent (2019)$649

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

EducationNumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
School Enrollment (2019/2020 Total Reported)1,111,333100%
Public1,050,61494.5%
Adults (25+ in 2019 ACS)4,430,493  
with High School diploma or higher88.8%  
with B.A. or higher degree26.5%  

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

Income and PovertyNumber
Per Capita Personal Income (annual) in 2019$48,678
Median Household Income in 2019$57,617
Poverty Rate in 201911.9%
Poverty Rate among Children under 1815.1%
Welfare (TANF) Monthly Average Families in 20206,657
Food Stamp Recipients in 2020659,095
Free and Reduced Fee Lunch Recipients in 2019/2020507,739

Sources: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis; U.S. Census Bureau; Indiana Family Social Services Administration; Indiana Department of Education

Health and Vital StatisticsNumber
Births, 201782,170
Births to Teens, 20175,152
Deaths, 201765,602

Source: Indiana State Department of Health

Labor Force, 2020Number
Total Resident Labor Force3,319,010
Employed3,082,982
Unemployed236,028
Annual Unemployment Rate7.1
June 2021 Unemployment Rate4.7

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

Employment and Earnings by Industry, 2019 EmploymentIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Earnings ($000)Indiana Pct.
Distribution
Avg. Earnings Per Job
Total by place of work4,006,907100.0%$229,895,843100.0%$57,375
Wage and Salary3,250,65581.1%$160,988,66170.0%$49,525
Farm Proprietors49,0281.2%$1,010,1140.4%$20,603
Nonfarm Proprietors707,22417.7%$29,849,33213.0%$42,206
Farm61,9821.5%$1,449,6640.6%$23,388
Nonfarm3,944,92598.5%$228,446,17999.4%$57,909
Private3,496,77187.3%$200,231,10587.1%$57,262
  Accommodation, Food Serv.287,2937.2%$6,860,5703.0%$23,880
  Arts, Ent., Recreation79,1432.0%$2,142,4480.9%$27,071
  Construction216,4655.4%$14,542,6016.3%$67,182
  Health Care, Social Serv.457,82411.4%$29,527,87412.8%$64,496
  Information37,4620.9%$2,661,1331.2%$71,036
  Manufacturing555,90513.9%$45,538,53619.8%$81,918
  Professional, Tech. Serv.191,2514.8%$13,818,0436.0%$72,251
  Retail Trade386,6839.7%$13,018,4725.7%$33,667
  Trans., Warehousing196,6324.9%$10,863,0174.7%$55,245
  Wholesale Trade132,5703.3%$11,113,7784.8%$83,833
  Other Private (not above)955,54323.8%$50,144,63321.8%$52,478
Government448,15411.2%$28,215,07412.3%$62,958

Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

Residential Building Permits, 2020UnitsIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Cost($000)
Total Permits Filed24,919100.0%$5,872,297
Single-Family18,97976.2%$5,209,930
2-Family6202.5%$83,895
3- and 4-Family1910.8%$25,965
5+ Family5,12920.6%552,508

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 Indiana (35,000+):

NamePopulation
in 2020
Percent of State
Anderson54,6310.8%
Bloomington85,6031.3%
Carmel101,6431.5%
Columbus48,4450.7%
Elkhart52,1720.8%
Evansville118,4071.8%
Fishers97,0201.4%
Fort Wayne272,3984.0%
Gary74,6931.1%
Greenwood60,2790.9%
Hammond75,3421.1%
Indianapolis877,90313.0%
Jeffersonville48,5300.7%
Kokomo58,2430.9%
Lafayette71,4841.1%
Lawrence49,5450.7%
Mishawaka50,3120.7%
Muncie67,5231.0%
New Albany36,8740.5%
Noblesville65,8351.0%
Plainfield36,2750.5%
Portage37,1370.5%
Richmond35,2390.5%
South Bend101,8681.5%
Terre Haute60,4100.9%
West Lafayette51,6050.8%
Westfield46,1450.7%
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