Munster, Indiana Population 2019

Munster, Indiana's estimated population is 22,539 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Munster, Indiana is the 41st largest city in Indiana based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2979.56 people/mi² (1150.41 people/km²).

The overall median age is 45.2 years, 42.1 years for males, and 47.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 9,271 households in the city, with an average size of 2.59 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.6%, with a median rent of $1072/month. The median house has 6.3 rooms, and has a value of $217,700.

The median income for households in Munster, Indiana is $78,251, while the mean household income is $100,558.

Munster In Demographics

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

  • White: 84.17%
  • Other race: 6.43%
  • Asian: 4.76%
  • Black or African American: 3.00%
  • Two or more races: 1.36%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
LatLng(41.5645, -87.5125)
Rank in State41st
StateIndiana
CountyLake County
Time ZoneCentral Time Zone
Land Area (km²)19.59 (7.56 mi²)
Water Area (km²)0.19 (0.07 mi²)
TypeTown
GEOID1851912
Density (km²)1,150.41
Density (mi²)2,979.56
Area Code(s)219
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201822,539-140-0.62%
201722,679-154-0.67%
201622,833-137-0.60%
201522,970-188-0.81%
201423,158-91-0.39%
201323,249-128-0.55%
201223,377-98-0.42%
201123,475-107-0.45%
201023,5822,0710.92%
200021,5111,5620.76%
199019,949-722-0.35%
198020,6714,1572.27%
197016,5146,2014.82%
196010,3135,5608.05%
19504,7532,95310.20%
19401,8000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White19,363
Some Other Race1,480
Asian1,094
Black or African American690
Two or More Races312
American Indian and Alaska Native52
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

Munster In Population Pyramid 2019

Munster In Median Age

45.2


Total

42.1


Male

47.1


Female

Munster In Adults

There are 18,229 adults, (4,459 of whom are seniors) in Munster In.

Munster In Age Dependency

67.1

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Munster In Sex Ratio

Female

11,533

50.13%

Male

11,472

49.87%

Munster In Households and Families

Munster In Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Munster In Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.9%5.1%
All86%14%
Non Family75.2%24.8%
Female74.6%25.4%
Male73.1%26.9%

86.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,7562.5986
Married4,8673.2794.9
Non Family2,6481.2575.2
Female8922.8374.6
Male3492.673.1

3.14

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Munster In Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3001.84%
9th to 12th Grade5693.49%
High School Graduate4,13325.32%
Some College3,02118.51%
Associates Degree1,3328.16%
Bachelors Degree4,52727.74%
Graduate Degree2,43914.94%

Munster In Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,30512,7215,740
Hispanic1,7301,555461
Other Race75763753
Asian748679519
Black490439220
Multiple Races414116
Native American323210

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 69.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,890$62,527$37,518
Less Than High School$30,500$30,631$
High School Grad$41,500$50,625$30,049
Some College$43,625$60,070$26,156
Bachelors Degree$60,240$75,909$49,167
Graduate Degree$82,908$92,656$67,697

$51,890

Average Earnings

$62,527

Average Male

$37,518

Average Female

Munster In Language

Munster In Language by Age

Munster In Language

80.51% of Munster In residents speak only English, while 19.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.27% of the population.

Munster In Poverty

Munster In Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,2806523.77%
Asian1,09420418.65%
Hispanic3,2871765.35%
Multiple3065618.30%
Other1,464503.42%
Islander1414100.00%
Black63571.10%

4.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.58%

Male Poverty Rate

4.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Munster In

The race most likely to be in poverty in Munster In is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Munster In is Black, with 1.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.72%.

Name Poverty
Some College8.50%
High School3.56%
Bachelors or Greater2.15%
Less Than High School1.82%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.58%
Female Unemployed21.45%
Female Employed2.34%
Male Employed1.80%

Munster In Income

Munster In Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$78,251$100,558
Families$93,477$119,011
Married Families$110,605-
Non Families$43,252$54,820

Munster In Marital Status

Munster In Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Munster In Married by Age and Sex

Munster In Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Munster In Marital Status by Race

Munster In Veterans

1,165

Number of Veterans

1,124

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam331
First Gulf War250
Korea161
World War II149
Second Gulf War60

Munster In Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9906.34%
Hispanic1466.78%
Other1039.92%
Black408.02%
Asian222.35%
Indian1019.23%

Munster In Veterans by Education

1.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Munster In Employment Status

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Munster 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

49.38%

Born in Indiana

89.31%

Native Born

10.69%

Foreign Born

2.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.31% of Munster In residents were born in the United States, with 49.38% having been born in Indiana. 2.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.