Brown County, Indiana Population 2019

Brown County, Indiana's estimated population is 14,999 with a growth rate of -0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brown County, Indiana is the 80th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201815,2342351.57%
201714,999-1-0.01%
201615,00050.03%
201514,995510.34%
201414,944-111-0.74%
201315,05570.05%
201215,048-27-0.18%
201115,075-132-0.87%
201015,2071,1278.00%
199014,0801,70313.76%
198012,3773,32036.66%
19709,0572,03328.94%
19607,02481513.13%
19506,209200.32%
19406,1891,02119.76%
19305,168-1,851-26.37%
19207,019-956-11.99%
19107,975-1,752-18.01%
19009,727-581-5.64%
189010,308440.43%
188010,2641,58318.24%
18708,6812,17433.41%
18606,5071,66134.28%
18504,8462,482104.99%
18402,3640.00%

How Many People Live in Brown County, Indiana?

14,999

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,53796.87%
Two or More Races2261.51%
Asian1190.79%
Black or African American800.53%
Some Other Race450.30%

Brown County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Brown County, Indiana Median Age

49.3


Total

47.4


Male

50.6


Female

Brown County, Indiana Adults

There are 12,229 adults, (3,447 of whom are seniors) in Brown County, Indiana.

Brown County, Indiana Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Brown County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

7,568

50.43%

Male

7,439

49.57%

Brown County, Indiana Households and Families

Brown County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brown County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.3%11.7%
Male87.9%12.1%
All83.5%16.5%
Female78%22%
Non Family74.4%25.6%

83.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0112.4783.5
Married3,4582.8688.3
Non Family1,6961.2474.4
Female4773.6478
Male3802.9887.9

2.92

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brown County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2512.23%
9th to 12th Grade8737.76%
High School Graduate3,90434.69%
Some College2,48422.07%
Associates Degree8777.79%
Bachelors Degree1,42112.63%
Graduate Degree1,44412.83%

Brown County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,7759,8002,800
Multiple Races17812019
Hispanic16312912
Asian11952
Black454534
Other Race3636

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 75.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,926$41,445$28,477
Less Than High School$15,451$23,000$15,035
High School Grad$31,027$41,190$23,594
Some College$33,201$37,066$29,177
Bachelors Degree$45,250$70,117$35,925
Graduate Degree$49,116$51,500$48,321

$32,926

Average Earnings

$41,445

Average Male

$28,477

Average Female

Brown County, Indiana Language

Brown County, Indiana Language by Age

Brown County, Indiana Language

98.54% of Brown County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 1.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.82% of the population.

Brown County, Indiana Poverty

Brown County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,2291,3299.34%
Multiple22210245.95%
Hispanic2435823.87%
Asian1195747.90%
Black772431.17%
Other452146.67%

10.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.80%

Male Poverty Rate

11.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brown County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Indiana is Asian, with 47.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Indiana is White, with 9.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.25%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.47%
Some College9.96%
High School8.66%
Bachelors or Greater3.77%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.72%
Male Unemployed9.36%
Male Employed7.32%
Female Employed6.60%

Brown County, Indiana Income

Brown County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,292$76,047
Families$71,795$81,968
Married Families$83,724-
Non Families$36,058$55,317

Brown County, Indiana Marital Status

Brown County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Brown County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Brown County, Indiana 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.

Brown County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Brown County, Indiana Veterans

1,672

Number of Veterans

1,549

Male Veterans

123

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam674
First Gulf War354
Korea172
Second Gulf War123
World War II62

Brown County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,62313.71%
2 or More4926.06%
Hispanic10.58%

Brown County, Indiana Veterans by Education

5.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brown County, Indiana Employment Status

56.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Brown 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

73.45%

Born in Indiana

98.14%

Native Born

1.86%

Foreign Born

0.37%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.14% of Brown County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 73.45% having been born in Indiana. 0.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Brown County, Indiana

  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