Kokomo, Indiana Population 2019

Kokomo, Indiana's estimated population is 57,869 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Kokomo, Indiana is the 15th largest city in Indiana based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1582.27 people/mi² (610.92 people/km²).

The overall median age is 39.9 years, 37.1 years for males, and 42.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.25 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Kokomo, Indiana is $41,366, while the mean household income is $55,147.

Kokomo In Demographics

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

  • White: 84.27%
  • Black or African American: 10.00%
  • Two or more races: 2.61%
  • Asian: 1.55%
  • Other race: 1.15%
  • Native American: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%

How Many People Live in Kokomo, Indiana?

57,869
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201857,869720.12%
201757,7971530.27%
201657,644-209-0.36%
201557,853-174-0.30%
201458,027-44-0.08%
201358,071-7-0.01%
201258,07820.00%
201158,076100.02%
201058,06611,9532.33%
200046,1131,1510.25%
199044,962-2,846-0.61%
198047,8083,7660.82%
197044,042-3,155-0.69%
196047,1978,5252.01%
195038,6724,8771.36%
194033,7959520.29%
193032,8432,7760.89%
192030,06713,0575.86%
191017,0106,4014.83%
190010,6092,3482.53%
18908,2614,2197.41%
18804,0420.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201882,366550.07%
201782,311-6-0.01%
201682,317-23-0.03%
201582,340-262-0.32%
201482,602-133-0.16%
201382,735-98-0.12%
201282,833420.05%
201182,791360.04%
201082,7550.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White48,828
Black or African American5,794
Two or More Races1,511
Asian899
Some Other Race667
American Indian and Alaska Native211
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander31

Kokomo In Population Pyramid 2019

Kokomo In Median Age

39.9


Total

37.1


Male

42.1


Female

Kokomo In Adults

There are 44,881 adults, (10,427 of whom are seniors) in Kokomo In.

Kokomo In Age Dependency

68.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Kokomo In Sex Ratio

Female

30,100

51.95%

Male

27,841

48.05%

Kokomo In Households and Families

Kokomo In Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kokomo In Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.6%21.4%
All60.7%39.3%
Male54.4%45.6%
Non Family51.2%48.8%
Female39.7%60.3%

60.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,3632.2560.7
Non Family10,3531.1651.2
Married10,1732.9678.6
Female3,6713.0439.7
Male1,1663.1754.4

2.91

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kokomo In Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5884.00%
9th to 12th Grade3,6249.13%
High School Graduate15,22038.32%
Some College9,33923.52%
Associates Degree3,0867.77%
Bachelors Degree4,37711.02%
Graduate Degree2,4796.24%

Kokomo In Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,90129,8035,906
Black3,4262,895283
Hispanic1,200744155
Asian571455329
Multiple Races555547163
Other Race41611024
Native American2011699
Islander1717

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.62%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,680$37,409$26,999
Less Than High School$19,883$26,582$12,373
High School Grad$25,294$31,164$21,112
Some College$33,028$43,230$28,556
Bachelors Degree$42,051$54,521$35,622
Graduate Degree$57,165$58,586$56,094

$31,680

Average Earnings

$37,409

Average Male

$26,999

Average Female

Kokomo In Language

Kokomo In Language by Age

Kokomo In Language

96.05% of Kokomo In residents speak only English, while 3.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.45% of the population.

Kokomo In Poverty

Kokomo In Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White46,6008,19117.58%
Black5,6452,23839.65%
Multiple1,49064543.29%
Hispanic2,20651323.25%
Other62918429.25%
Native2114923.22%
Asian899121.33%

20.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.73%

Male Poverty Rate

21.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kokomo In

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kokomo In is Multiple, with 43.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kokomo In is Asian, with 1.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.70%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.89%
High School17.49%
Some College14.55%
Bachelors or Greater5.47%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed54.17%
Female Unemployed43.42%
Female Employed14.19%
Male Employed8.28%

Kokomo In Income

Kokomo In Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,366$55,147
Families$56,053$66,831
Married Families$66,077-
Non Families$27,517$35,954

Kokomo In Marital Status

Kokomo In Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Kokomo In Married by Age and Sex

Kokomo 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 55-64.

Kokomo In Marital Status by Race

Kokomo In Veterans

4,522

Number of Veterans

4,105

Male Veterans

417

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,390
First Gulf War706
Second Gulf War539
Korea519
World War II237
Age Group Veterans
75+1,244
65 to 741,014
35 to 54990
55 to 64942
18 to 34332

Kokomo In Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,09110.60%
Black3628.60%
Hispanic422.88%
Indian2914.43%
2 or More193.07%
Asian111.65%
Other101.97%

Kokomo In Veterans by Education

8.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kokomo In Employment Status

58.6%

Labor Force Participation

54.3%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Kokomo 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

73.84%

Born in Indiana

97.55%

Native Born

2.45%

Foreign Born

1.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.55% of Kokomo In residents were born in the United States, with 73.84% having been born in Indiana. 1.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.