Fort Wayne In Population 2016

Year Population Change
2015 260,326 2.60%
2010 253,691 23.30%
2000 205,727 18.90%
1990 173,072 0.40%
1980 172,391 -3.30%
1970 178,269 10.20%
1960 161,776 21.10%
1950 133,607 12.80%
1940 118,410 3.00%
1930 114,946 32.80%
1920 86,549 35.40%
1910 63,933 41.70%
1900 45,115 27.50%
1890 35,393 31.70%
1880 26,880 51.70%
1870 17,718 94.30%
1860 9,121 113.00%
1850 4,282 0.00%

Fort Wayne In Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White 189,038 73.91%
Black or African American 39,950 15.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native 806 0.32%
Asian 9,126 3.57%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 176 0.07%
Some Other Race 7,447 2.91%
Two or More Races 9,241 3.61%

Population Pyramid