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Indiana

Became the 19th state in 1816

State Capital: Indianapolis

Largest City: Indianapolis Consolidated (2019 population: 886,220)

Population per Square Mile: 187.9

Square Miles: 35,826.1

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Population over TimeNumber
Yesterday (2010)6,484,051
Today (2019)6,732,219
Tomorrow (2030 projection)*7,143,795
Percent Change 2010 to Today3.8%

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

Components of Population Change, 2018-2019Number
Net Domestic Migration3,997
Net International Migration14,379
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)18,536

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population Estimates by Age, 2019NumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Preschool (0 to 4)418,3406.2%
School Age (5 to 17)1,149,63417.1%
College Age (18 to 24)659,7459.8%
Young Adult (25 to 44)1,719,64625.5%
Older Adult (45 to 64)1,699,11125.2%
Seniors (65 and older)1,085,74316.1%
Median Age37.9 

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

Population Estimates by Race or Hispanic Origin, 2019NumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
American Ind. or Alaskan Native Alone28,3400.4%
Asian Alone174,7502.6%
Black Alone669,5969.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone4,5390.1%
White Alone5,709,59284.8%
Two or More Race Groups145,4022.2%
Hispanic or Latino Origin (can be of any race)  
Non-Hispanic6,242,86692.7%
Hispanic489,3537.3%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Household TypesNumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Households in 2018 (Includes detail not shown below)2,553,818100%
Married With Children474,54618.6%
Married Without Children764,18429.9%
Single Parents243,6539.5%
Living Alone726,64828.5%

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

HousingNumberIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Total Housing Units in 2019 (estimate)2,921,032100%
Total Housing Units in 2018 (includes detail not shown below)2,870,670100%
Owner Occupied
(Pct. distribution based on all housing units)
1,760,73261.3%
Median Value (2018)$135,400
Renter Occupied
(Pct. distribution based on all housing units)
793,08627.6%
Median Rent (2018)$634

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 2018 ACS)4,399,815  
with High School diploma or higher88.6%  
with B.A. or higher degree25.9%  

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 2018$55,725
Poverty Rate in 201813.0%
Poverty Rate among Children under 1817.5%
Welfare (TANF) Monthly Average Families in 20195,235
Food Stamp Recipients in 2019581,821
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, 2019Number
Total Resident Labor Force3,387,366
Employed3,275,056
Unemployed112,310
Annual Unemployment Rate3.3
October 2020 Unemployment Rate4.8

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, 2019UnitsIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Cost($000)
Total Permits Filed22,309100.0%$4,988,366
Single-Family16,30873.1%$4,298,385
2-Family3581.6%$48,202
3- and 4-Family1630.7%$26,551
5+ Family5,48024.6%615,228

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 2019
Percent of State
Anderson54,7650.8%
Bloomington85,7551.3%
Carmel101,0681.5%
Columbus48,0460.7%
Elkhart52,3580.8%
Evansville117,9791.8%
Fishers95,3101.4%
Fort Wayne270,4024.0%
Gary74,8791.1%
Greenwood59,4580.9%
Hammond75,5221.1%
Indianapolis876,38413.0%
Jeffersonville48,1260.7%
Kokomo58,0200.9%
Lafayette71,7211.1%
Lawrence49,4620.7%
Mishawaka50,3630.7%
Muncie67,9991.0%
New Albany36,8430.5%
Noblesville64,6681.0%
Plainfield35,2870.5%
Portage36,9880.5%
Richmond35,3420.5%
South Bend102,0261.5%
Terre Haute60,6220.9%
West Lafayette50,9960.8%
Westfield43,6490.6%
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