Muncie, Indiana Population 2019

Muncie, Indiana's estimated population is 68,529 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Muncie, Indiana is the 11th largest city in Indiana based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2500.52 people/mi² (965.45 people/km²).

The overall median age is 28.8 years, 28.3 years for males, and 29.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.8 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 Muncie, Indiana is $32,372, while the mean household income is $44,711.

Muncie In Demographics

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

  • White: 82.99%
  • Black or African American: 11.56%
  • Two or more races: 2.94%
  • Asian: 1.59%
  • Other race: 0.78%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%

How Many People Live in Muncie, Indiana?

68,529
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201868,529-422-0.61%
201768,951-223-0.32%
201669,174400.06%
201569,134-477-0.69%
201469,611-104-0.15%
201369,715-41-0.06%
201269,756-643-0.91%
201170,3992080.30%
201070,1912,7610.40%
200067,430-3,605-0.52%
199071,035-6,181-0.83%
198077,2168,1341.12%
197069,0824790.07%
196068,60310,1241.61%
195058,4798,7591.64%
194049,7203,1720.66%
193046,54810,0242.45%
192036,52412,5194.29%
191024,0053,0631.37%
190020,9429,5976.32%
189011,3456,1268.07%
18805,2192,2275.72%
18702,9920.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018114,772-617-0.54%
2017115,389-287-0.25%
2016115,676-89-0.08%
2015115,765-711-0.61%
2014116,476-341-0.29%
2013116,817-190-0.16%
2012117,007-871-0.74%
2011117,8782260.19%
2010117,6520.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White57,458
Black or African American8,003
Two or More Races2,033
Asian1,101
Some Other Race542
American Indian and Alaska Native56
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander44

Muncie In Population Pyramid 2019

Muncie In Median Age

28.8


Total

28.3


Male

29.3


Female

Muncie In Adults

There are 57,617 adults, (9,623 of whom are seniors) in Muncie In.

Muncie In Age Dependency

44.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Muncie In Sex Ratio

Female

36,291

52.42%

Male

32,946

47.58%

Muncie In Households and Families

Muncie In Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Muncie In Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76%24%
All51.4%48.6%
Male46.1%53.9%
Female39.9%60.1%
Non Family39.3%60.7%

51.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,6662.2551.4
Non Family13,5071.5239.3
Married8,8342.8976
Female3,8993.0439.9
Male1,4263.1246.1

2.84

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Muncie In Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2773.33%
9th to 12th Grade3,8279.97%
High School Graduate12,70833.12%
Some College8,23321.45%
Associates Degree3,2608.50%
Bachelors Degree5,05613.18%
Graduate Degree4,01410.46%

Muncie In Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,27928,0077,809
Black4,0783,506623
Hispanic846647154
Multiple Races638603169
Asian583546325
Other Race30920414
Native American453722
Islander217

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 94.51%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.75%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,493$33,613$24,448
Less Than High School$15,227$16,867$13,371
High School Grad$25,664$30,598$21,423
Some College$27,707$31,890$24,174
Bachelors Degree$37,096$42,793$32,297
Graduate Degree$51,396$56,048$45,667

$29,493

Average Earnings

$33,613

Average Male

$24,448

Average Female

Muncie In Language

Muncie In Language by Age

Muncie In Language

95.56% of Muncie In residents speak only English, while 4.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.95% of the population.

Muncie In Poverty

Muncie In Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White50,71313,94727.50%
Black7,4612,81637.74%
Multiple1,85197652.73%
Hispanic1,79266937.33%
Asian1,01959958.78%
Other5107514.71%
Native531222.64%

29.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.00%

Male Poverty Rate

32.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Muncie In

The race most likely to be in poverty in Muncie In is Asian, with 58.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Muncie In is Other, with 14.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 47.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.96%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.65%
High School18.93%
Some College17.89%
Bachelors or Greater8.83%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.20%
Male Unemployed42.84%
Female Employed24.31%
Male Employed18.23%

Muncie In Income

Muncie In Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,372$44,711
Families$46,851$56,686
Married Families$59,508$68,881
Non Families$22,068$30,288

Muncie In Marital Status

Muncie In Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.2%

Male Marriage Rate

29.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Muncie In Married by Age and Sex

Muncie 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 35-44.

Muncie In Marital Status by Race

Muncie In Veterans

3,541

Number of Veterans

3,382

Male Veterans

159

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,166
First Gulf War450
Korea383
World War II272
Second Gulf War236

Muncie In Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,1466.39%
Black3385.79%
2 or More494.62%
Hispanic322.09%
Other81.86%

Muncie In Veterans by Education

8.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Muncie In Employment Status

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Muncie 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

75.90%

Born in Indiana

97.28%

Native Born

2.72%

Foreign Born

1.86%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.28% of Muncie In residents were born in the United States, with 75.90% having been born in Indiana. 1.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.