Mishawaka, Indiana Population 2019

Mishawaka, Indiana's estimated population is 49,931 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Mishawaka, Indiana is the 18th largest city in Indiana based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2836.42 people/mi² (1095.14 people/km²).

The overall median age is 35.4 years, 34.8 years for males, and 36 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 24,363 households in the city, with an average size of 2.31 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.7%, with a median rent of $730/month. The median house has 5.1 rooms, and has a value of $93,300.

The median income for households in Mishawaka, Indiana is $39,821, while the mean household income is $50,312.

Mishawaka In Demographics

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

  • White: 84.93%
  • Black or African American: 7.24%
  • Two or more races: 3.92%
  • Asian: 1.95%
  • Other race: 1.07%
  • Native American: 0.76%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.13%
LatLng(41.6620, -86.1586)
Rank in State18th
StateIndiana
CountySt. Joseph County
Time Zone
Land Area (km²)45.59 (17.60 mi²)
Water Area (km²)0.84 (0.33 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID1849932
Density (km²)1,095.14
Density (mi²)2,836.42
Area Code(s)219 / 574
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201849,9318041.64%
201749,1272040.42%
201648,9235441.12%
201548,379290.06%
201448,3501540.32%
201348,196740.15%
201248,122-54-0.11%
201148,176-101-0.21%
201048,2771,7200.36%
200046,5573,9490.89%
199042,6082,4070.58%
198040,2014,1411.09%
197036,0602,6990.78%
196033,3614480.14%
195032,9134,6151.52%
194028,298-332-0.12%
193028,63013,4356.54%
192015,1953,3092.49%
191011,8866,3267.89%
19005,5602,1895.13%
18903,3717312.47%
18802,640230.09%
18702,6170.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018322,4249770.30%
2017321,4476750.21%
2016320,7721,2290.38%
2015319,5432280.07%
2014319,3157500.23%
2013318,5652690.08%
2012318,296-597-0.19%
2011318,893-161-0.05%
2010319,0540.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White41,261
Black or African American3,517
Two or More Races1,906
Asian947
Some Other Race519
American Indian and Alaska Native367
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander65

Mishawaka In Population Pyramid 2019

Mishawaka In Median Age

35.4


Total

34.8


Male

36


Female

Mishawaka In Adults

There are 37,537 adults, (7,471 of whom are seniors) in Mishawaka In.

Mishawaka In Age Dependency

61.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Mishawaka In Sex Ratio

Female

25,373

52.23%

Male

23,209

47.77%

Mishawaka In Households and Families

Mishawaka In Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mishawaka In Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.8%28.2%
Male66.2%33.8%
All50.2%49.8%
Female40.2%59.8%
Non Family35.1%64.9%

50.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,5682.3150.2
Non Family9,7021.2335.1
Married7,2963.1771.8
Female2,5913.5440.2
Male9793.3766.2

3.13

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mishawaka In Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9482.93%
9th to 12th Grade2,9319.07%
High School Graduate10,76733.33%
Some College7,11222.02%
Associates Degree2,7038.37%
Bachelors Degree5,12715.87%
Graduate Degree2,7138.40%

Mishawaka In Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,79824,4966,551
Black1,7811,618365
Hispanic1,3581,095307
Asian730703466
Multiple Races583516178
Other Race21415030
Native American194104
Islander24163

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.30%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 63.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,233$36,271$25,233
Less Than High School$21,684$27,701$14,927
High School Grad$25,625$31,933$18,355
Some College$28,859$35,499$25,107
Bachelors Degree$38,961$42,330$33,545
Graduate Degree$44,239$45,406$42,703

$30,233

Average Earnings

$36,271

Average Male

$25,233

Average Female

Mishawaka In Language

Mishawaka In Language by Age

Mishawaka In Language

93.81% of Mishawaka In residents speak only English, while 6.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.27% of the population.

Mishawaka In Poverty

Mishawaka In Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White38,2756,36216.62%
Black3,39192627.31%
Hispanic2,96976225.67%
Multiple1,89471937.96%
Other51724246.81%
Asian88923426.32%
Native367184.90%

18.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.37%

Male Poverty Rate

21.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mishawaka In

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mishawaka In is Other, with 46.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mishawaka In is Native, with 4.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.76%
High School15.25%
Some College14.07%
Bachelors or Greater10.17%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.96%
Male Unemployed43.22%
Female Employed11.45%
Male Employed6.99%

Mishawaka In Income

Mishawaka In Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,821$50,312
Families$49,164$58,793
Married Families$61,222$70,290
Non Families$28,970$38,451

Mishawaka In Marital Status

Mishawaka In Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.6%

Male Marriage Rate

36.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Mishawaka In Married by Age and Sex

Mishawaka 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.

Mishawaka In Marital Status by Race

Mishawaka In Veterans

3,067

Number of Veterans

2,917

Male Veterans

150

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,083
Korea320
First Gulf War315
Second Gulf War251
World War II138

Mishawaka In Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,7588.37%
Black2028.89%
Hispanic774.79%
2 or More485.88%
Asian435.16%
Hawaiian1629.09%

Mishawaka In Veterans by Education

9.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mishawaka In Employment Status

66%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Mishawaka 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

68.76%

Born in Indiana

94.56%

Native Born

5.44%

Foreign Born

3.52%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.56% of Mishawaka In residents were born in the United States, with 68.76% having been born in Indiana. 3.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.