Fort Wayne In Population 2017

Fort Wayne In's estimated population is 260,326 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2015257,059-3,267-1.25%
2015260,3266,6352.62%
2010253,69147,96423.31%
2000205,72732,65518.87%
1990173,0726810.40%
1980172,391-5,878-3.30%
1970178,26916,49310.19%
1960161,77628,16921.08%
1950133,60715,19712.83%
1940118,4103,4643.01%
1930114,94628,39732.81%
192086,54922,61635.37%
191063,93318,81841.71%
190045,1159,72227.47%
189035,3938,51331.67%
188026,8809,16251.71%
187017,7188,59794.26%
18609,1214,839113.01%
18504,2820.00%

Fort Wayne In Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Two or More Races9,2413.55%
Some Other Race7,4472.86%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1760.07%
Asian9,1263.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native8060.31%
Black or African American39,95015.35%
White189,03872.62%

Population Pyramid

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Fort Wayne In Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.8
Houses Without Mortgage
20,885
Houses With Mortgage
43,156
Vacancy Rate
9.9
Median Rent
670
Median Home Value
100,700
Renter-Occupied Units
38,232
Owner-Occupied Units
64,041
Total Housing Units
113,540

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Fort Wayne In for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 5.9% and the labor force participation rate is 66.1%.

Fort Wayne In Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.4
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
16025
Male Householder (no wife) Families
4770
Married Couple Families
42267
Average Family Size
3.14
Average Household Size
2.47