Delaware County, Indiana Population 2019

Delaware County, Indiana's estimated population is 115,389 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Delaware County, Indiana is the 15th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018114,772-617-0.53%
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%
2010117,652-2,007-1.68%
1990119,659-8,928-6.94%
1980128,587-632-0.49%
1970129,21918,28116.48%
1960110,93820,68622.92%
195090,25215,28920.40%
194074,9637,69311.44%
193067,27010,89319.32%
192056,3774,9639.65%
191051,4141,7903.61%
190049,62419,49364.69%
189030,1317,20531.43%
188022,9263,89620.47%
187019,0303,27720.80%
186015,7534,91045.28%
185010,8432,00022.62%
18408,8436,469272.49%
18302,374-1,303-35.44%
18203,6770.00%

How Many People Live in Delaware County, Indiana?

115,389

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White102,56988.47%
Black or African American8,4637.30%
Two or More Races2,5152.17%
Asian1,5631.35%
Some Other Race6250.54%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1150.10%
American Indian and Alaska Native880.08%

Delaware County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Delaware County, Indiana Median Age

35.4


Total

33.9


Male

37.2


Female

Delaware County, Indiana Adults

There are 93,971 adults, (18,843 of whom are seniors) in Delaware County, Indiana.

Delaware County, Indiana Age Dependency

54.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Delaware County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

60,035

51.78%

Male

55,903

48.22%

Delaware County, Indiana Households and Families

Delaware County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Delaware County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All64.2%35.8%
Male57.2%42.8%
Non Family49.4%50.6%
Female47.3%52.7%

64.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All46,3042.3564.2
Married19,6402.9684.2
Non Family18,8121.4249.4
Female5,8143.0347.3
Male2,0383.0357.2

2.89

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Delaware County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9932.80%
9th to 12th Grade5,5007.73%
High School Graduate24,89534.97%
Some College15,37621.60%
Associates Degree6,3838.97%
Bachelors Degree9,85213.84%
Graduate Degree7,19610.11%

Delaware County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White64,03957,53715,404
Black4,3853,782726
Hispanic1,071798226
Multiple Races972906225
Asian783740507
Other Race31420414
Islander705621
Native American694422

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 64.75%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,453$39,063$26,765
Less Than High School$16,605$21,914$13,951
High School Grad$26,962$32,909$20,967
Some College$31,183$39,163$25,625
Bachelors Degree$41,964$46,436$36,393
Graduate Degree$52,007$58,472$46,461

$32,453

Average Earnings

$39,063

Average Male

$26,765

Average Female

Delaware County, Indiana Language

Delaware County, Indiana Language by Age

Delaware County, Indiana Language

96.46% of Delaware County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 3.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.41% of the population.

Delaware County, Indiana Poverty

Delaware County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White94,99318,06219.01%
Black7,9212,84235.88%
Multiple2,3281,07946.35%
Hispanic2,30669330.05%
Asian1,48163242.67%
Other5937512.65%
Native852630.59%

21.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.82%

Male Poverty Rate

23.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delaware County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delaware County, Indiana is Multiple, with 46.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delaware County, Indiana is Other, with 12.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.39%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.40%
High School14.39%
Some College13.51%
Bachelors or Greater5.95%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.50%
Male Unemployed34.90%
Female Employed17.01%
Male Employed11.81%

Delaware County, Indiana Income

Delaware County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,208$56,758
Families$56,460$71,650
Married Families$67,465$84,511
Non Families$24,692$32,970

Delaware County, Indiana Marital Status

Delaware County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.4%

Male Marriage Rate

40.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Delaware County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Delaware 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 35-44.

Delaware County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Delaware County, Indiana Veterans

6,609

Number of Veterans

6,307

Male Veterans

302

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,200
First Gulf War976
Korea719
Second Gulf War638
World War II400
Age Group Veterans
75+1,833
65 to 741,605
35 to 541,543
55 to 641,245
18 to 34383

Delaware County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,1507.28%
Black3605.81%
2 or More745.28%
Hispanic442.41%
Indian1722.08%
Other81.84%

Delaware County, Indiana Veterans by Education

6.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delaware County, Indiana Employment Status

59.7%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Delaware 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

77.49%

Born in Indiana

97.78%

Native Born

2.22%

Foreign Born

1.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.78% of Delaware County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 77.49% having been born in Indiana. 1.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Delaware County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Muncie7020369010-1193-1.70%
Yorktown1130111210-91-0.81%
Chesterfield 25502484-66-2.59%
Albany 21652107-58-2.68%
Eaton18051737-68-3.77%
Daleville16471598-49-2.98%
Gaston871863-8-0.92%
Selma866839-27-3.12%
  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