Adams County, Indiana Population 2020

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
White34,06096.78%
Some Other Race4561.30%
Black or African American3921.11%
Asian1330.38%
Two or More Races1310.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.07%

Adams County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2020

Adams County, Indiana Median Age

33.4


Total

31.6


Male

35.7


Female

Adams County, Indiana Adults

There are 24,181 adults, (5,251 of whom are seniors) in Adams County, Indiana.

Adams County, Indiana Age Dependency

85.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Adams County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

17,634

50.10%

Male

17,561

49.90%

Adams County, Indiana Households and Families

Adams County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Adams County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.3%8.7%
All77.2%22.8%
Male64.5%35.5%
Non Family59.5%40.5%
Female58.2%41.8%

77.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,4762.7877.2
Married6,9243.5991.3
Non Family3,7841.2259.5
Female1,3142.7458.2
Male4543.3264.5

3.39

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Adams County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8898.93%
9th to 12th Grade1,4837.01%
High School Graduate8,40339.71%
Some College4,08119.29%
Associates Degree2,0599.73%
Bachelors Degree2,24210.60%
Graduate Degree1,0034.74%

Adams County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,03616,8903,082
Hispanic79965456
Other Race2761895
Black16010575
Asian10310132
Multiple Races5851
Native American2323

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 black people with a rate of 46.88%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,750$40,943$27,095
Less Than High School$25,204$28,705$14,631
High School Grad$32,613$38,004$24,422
Some College$34,087$42,096$27,619
Bachelors Degree$43,616$58,676$31,128
Graduate Degree$58,448$58,920$58,288

$33,750

Average Earnings

$40,943

Average Male

$27,095

Average Female

Adams County, Indiana Language

Adams County, Indiana Language by Age

Adams County, Indiana Language

85.30% of Adams County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 14.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 12.50% of the population.

Adams County, Indiana Poverty

Adams County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,1195,21616.24%
Black37628575.80%
Hispanic1,58122013.92%
Other4568318.20%
Asian1332720.30%
Multiple1311914.50%

16.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.63%

Male Poverty Rate

17.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Adams County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Indiana is Black, with 75.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Adams County, Indiana is Hispanic, with 13.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.62%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.76%
High School8.64%
Some College7.86%
Bachelors or Greater4.68%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.55%
Female Employed9.45%
Male Employed8.21%
Male Unemployed6.77%

Adams County, Indiana Income

Adams County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,713$62,954
Families$63,838$74,910
Married Families$72,472-
Non Families$28,136$33,571

Adams County, Indiana Marital Status

Adams County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.0%

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

1,541

Number of Veterans

1,503

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam523
First Gulf War239
Korea217
Second Gulf War104
World War II101

Adams County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5216.48%
Hispanic272.70%
Other206.23%

Adams County, Indiana Veterans by Education

7.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Adams County, Indiana Employment Status

63.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

3.6%

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

84.25%

Born in Indiana

98.97%

Native Born

1.03%

Foreign Born

0.43%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.97% of Adams County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 84.25% having been born in Indiana. 0.43% 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