Adams County, Indiana Population 2019

Adams County, Indiana's estimated population is 35,422 with a growth rate of 0.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Adams County, Indiana is the 44th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201835,6362140.60%
201735,4222300.65%
201635,1922340.67%
201534,9581900.55%
201434,7681140.33%
201334,6542460.71%
201234,408340.10%
201134,374-77-0.22%
201034,4513,35610.79%
199031,0951,4764.98%
198029,6192,74810.23%
197026,8712,2289.04%
196024,6432,25010.05%
195022,3931,1395.36%
194021,2541,2976.50%
193019,957-546-2.66%
192020,503-1,337-6.12%
191021,840-392-1.76%
190022,2322,05110.16%
189020,1814,79631.17%
188015,3854,00335.17%
187011,3822,13023.02%
18609,2523,45559.60%
18505,7973,533156.05%
18402,2640.00%

How Many People Live in Adams County, Indiana?

35,422

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33,93596.91%
Some Other Race4581.31%
Black or African American3280.94%
Two or More Races1490.43%
Asian1320.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native160.05%

Adams County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Adams County, Indiana Median Age

33.3


Total

31.6


Male

35.8


Female

Adams County, Indiana Adults

There are 24,083 adults, (5,175 of whom are seniors) in Adams County, Indiana.

Adams County, Indiana Age Dependency

85.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

17,657

50.42%

Male

17,361

49.58%

Adams County, Indiana Households and Families

Adams County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adams County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.2%8.8%
All76.2%23.8%
Male60.7%39.3%
Female58.1%41.9%
Non Family57.8%42.2%

76.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,4532.7776.2
Married6,8193.5791.2
Non Family3,8591.2857.8
Female1,3832.7558.1
Male3923.4160.7

3.38

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adams County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7848.47%
9th to 12th Grade1,6667.91%
High School Graduate8,55840.65%
Some College4,06819.32%
Associates Degree1,8478.77%
Bachelors Degree2,11610.05%
Graduate Degree1,0134.81%

Adams County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,98016,7823,024
Hispanic77462283
Other Race2621836
Black109421
Asian939021
Multiple Races8873
Native American1616

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 22.58%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,349$37,882$25,386
Less Than High School$23,375$27,056$14,468
High School Grad$31,005$36,967$20,429
Some College$33,191$40,347$28,491
Bachelors Degree$41,882$54,872$29,023
Graduate Degree$55,216$55,238$55,211

$32,349

Average Earnings

$37,882

Average Male

$25,386

Average Female

Adams County, Indiana Language

Adams County, Indiana Language by Age

Adams County, Indiana Language

85.91% of Adams County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 14.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 11.53% of the population.

Adams County, Indiana Poverty

Adams County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,9405,85318.32%
Black31530596.83%
Hispanic1,51826917.72%
Other43211025.46%
Asian1322115.91%
Multiple1491610.74%

18.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.91%

Male Poverty Rate

20.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adams County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Indiana is Black, with 96.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Indiana is Multiple, with 10.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.19%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.89%
High School10.94%
Some College7.73%
Bachelors or Greater4.43%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.38%
Female Employed9.51%
Male Employed8.09%
Male Unemployed6.43%

Adams County, Indiana Income

Adams County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,290$60,175
Families$61,064$71,582
Married Families$69,366-
Non Families$26,761$33,281

Adams County, Indiana Marital Status

Adams County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Adams County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Adams County, Indiana 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 35-44.

Adams County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Adams County, Indiana Veterans

1,645

Number of Veterans

1,608

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam538
First Gulf War276
Korea252
World War II130
Second Gulf War84

Adams County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6316.98%
Hispanic202.07%
Other144.46%

Adams County, Indiana Veterans by Education

6.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Indiana Employment Status

62.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.5%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Adams County, Indiana 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

85.77%

Born in Indiana

99.06%

Native Born

0.94%

Foreign Born

0.44%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.06% of Adams County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 85.77% having been born in Indiana. 0.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Adams County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Decatur940595241191.27%
Berne399941021032.58%
Geneva12931331382.94%
Monroe842867252.97%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990