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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 2018$47,149
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
May 2020 Unemployment Rate11.9

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

Employment and Earnings by Industry, 2018 EmploymentIndiana Pct.
Distribution
Earnings ($000)Indiana Pct.
Distribution
Avg. Earnings Per Job
Total by place of work3,967,404100.0%$220,587,118100.0%$55,600
Wage and Salary3,222,63181.2%$155,661,24770.6%$48,303
Farm Proprietors49,1841.2%$1,204,7040.5%$24,494
Nonfarm Proprietors695,58917.5%$27,500,20412.5%$39,535
Farm63,9151.6%$1,745,3220.8%$27,307
Nonfarm3,903,48998.4%$218,841,79699.2%$56,063
Private3,456,26687.1%$192,495,98287.3%$55,695
  Accommodation, Food Serv.284,0957.2%$6,458,3022.9%$22,733
  Arts, Ent., Recreation76,5381.9%$2,037,0110.9%$26,614
  Construction210,5135.3%$13,676,5366.2%$64,968
  Health Care, Social Serv.450,66111.4%$28,310,25312.8%$62,819
  Information38,7041.0%$2,616,6351.2%$67,606
  Manufacturing558,60314.1%$45,236,37420.5%$80,981
  Professional, Tech. Serv.184,4464.6%$13,183,0156.0%$71,474
  Retail Trade392,5649.9%$12,807,0235.8%$32,624
  Trans., Warehousing200,5755.1%$10,119,7964.6%$50,454
  Wholesale Trade126,8383.2%$10,637,5444.8%$83,867
  Other Private (not above)932,72923.5%$47,413,49321.5%$50,833
Government447,22311.3%$26,345,81411.9%$58,910

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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