Hobart, Indiana Population 2019

Hobart, Indiana's estimated population is 28,040 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Hobart, Indiana is the 35th largest city in Indiana based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1069.31 people/mi² (412.86 people/km²).

The overall median age is 39.1 years, 38.8 years for males, and 39.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.4 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 12,007 households in the city, with an average size of 2.53 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1%, with a median rent of $873/month. The median house has 5.5 rooms, and has a value of $134,300.

The median income for households in Hobart, Indiana is $58,366, while the mean household income is $68,836.

Hobart In Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hobart In was:

  • White: 84.80%
  • Black or African American: 7.75%
  • Other race: 3.57%
  • Two or more races: 2.27%
  • Asian: 0.90%
  • Native American: 0.67%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
LatLng(41.5323, -87.2550)
Rank in State35th
StateIndiana
CountyLake County
Time ZoneCentral Time Zone
Land Area (km²)67.92 (26.22 mi²)
Water Area (km²)0.97 (0.37 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID1834114
Density (km²)412.86
Density (mi²)1,069.31
Area Code(s)219
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201828,040-159-0.56%
201728,199-94-0.33%
201628,293-164-0.58%
201528,457-269-0.94%
201428,726-140-0.48%
201328,866-179-0.62%
201229,045-163-0.56%
201129,208-147-0.50%
201029,3553,9921.47%
200025,3633,5411.52%
199021,822-1,165-0.52%
198022,9871,5020.68%
197021,4852,8051.41%
196018,6808,4366.19%
195010,2443,0783.64%
19407,1661,3792.16%
19305,7872,3375.31%
19203,4502,4506.39%
19001,0000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,231
Black or African American2,214
Some Other Race1,020
Two or More Races649
Asian257
American Indian and Alaska Native192
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

Hobart In Population Pyramid 2019

Hobart In Median Age

39.1


Total

38.8


Male

39.4


Female

Hobart In Adults

There are 21,974 adults, (4,780 of whom are seniors) in Hobart In.

Hobart In Age Dependency

66.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Hobart In Sex Ratio

Female

15,164

53.07%

Male

13,409

46.93%

Hobart In Households and Families

Hobart In Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hobart In Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
Male78.1%21.9%
All75.1%24.9%
Non Family64.5%35.5%
Female56.2%43.8%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,1982.5375.1
Married5,5373.2286.3
Non Family3,8561.1564.5
Female1,2123.2356.2
Male5933.6578.1

3.18

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hobart In Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6043.04%
9th to 12th Grade1,4097.08%
High School Graduate7,04735.41%
Some College4,56322.93%
Associates Degree1,99310.02%
Bachelors Degree2,97014.93%
Graduate Degree1,3136.60%

Hobart In Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,93014,3823,372
Hispanic2,0421,679289
Black1,5291,475432
Other Race47543985
Multiple Races22320647
Asian217217101
Native American1318654
Islander107

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 46.54%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,346$51,734$32,488
Less Than High School$24,338$40,703$18,869
High School Grad$39,188$46,660$26,757
Some College$38,059$54,188$30,737
Bachelors Degree$43,578$51,028$35,417
Graduate Degree$54,909$60,646$53,963

$41,346

Average Earnings

$51,734

Average Male

$32,488

Average Female

Hobart In Language

Hobart In Language by Age

Hobart In Language

93.46% of Hobart In residents speak only English, while 6.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.54% of the population.

Hobart In Poverty

Hobart In Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,0572,51211.39%
Hispanic3,35736210.78%
Black2,1291396.53%
Multiple6317011.09%
Native1784525.28%
Asian257103.89%
Other1,02090.88%

11.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.76%

Male Poverty Rate

11.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hobart In

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hobart In is Native, with 25.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hobart In is Other, with 0.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.91%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.54%
Some College8.37%
High School7.97%
Bachelors or Greater6.25%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.08%
Female Unemployed17.50%
Female Employed6.95%
Male Employed5.04%

Hobart In Income

Hobart In Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,366$68,836
Families$71,919$78,198
Married Families$77,648-
Non Families$39,197$47,916

Hobart In Marital Status

Hobart In Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

48.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Hobart In Married by Age and Sex

Hobart In Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Hobart In Marital Status by Race

Hobart In Veterans

2,263

Number of Veterans

2,104

Male Veterans

159

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam891
First Gulf War425
Second Gulf War261
Korea214
World War II75

Hobart In Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,93210.23%
Black28316.37%
Hispanic1586.72%
Other375.87%
2 or More113.51%

Hobart In Veterans by Education

4.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hobart In Employment Status

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.5%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Hobart In Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

69.86%

Born in Indiana

97.22%

Native Born

2.78%

Foreign Born

0.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.22% of Hobart In residents were born in the United States, with 69.86% having been born in Indiana. 0.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.