Fountain County, Indiana Population 2019

Fountain County, Indiana's estimated population is 16,410 with a growth rate of -0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fountain County, Indiana is the 78th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201816,351-59-0.36%
201716,410-39-0.24%
201616,449-82-0.50%
201516,531-159-0.95%
201416,690-190-1.13%
201316,880-234-1.37%
201217,114-39-0.23%
201117,153-122-0.71%
201017,275-533-2.99%
199017,808-1,225-6.44%
198019,0337764.25%
197018,257-449-2.40%
196018,7068704.88%
195017,836-463-2.53%
194018,2993281.83%
193017,971-852-4.53%
192018,823-1,616-7.91%
191020,439-1,007-4.70%
190021,4461,8889.65%
189019,558-670-3.31%
188020,2283,83923.42%
187016,3898235.29%
186015,5662,31317.45%
185013,2532,03518.14%
184011,2183,59947.24%
18307,6190.00%

How Many People Live in Fountain County, Indiana?

16,410

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,22397.61%
Two or More Races2301.38%
Black or African American600.36%
Some Other Race470.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native430.26%
Asian170.10%

Fountain County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Fountain County, Indiana Median Age

43


Total

40.9


Male

44.6


Female

Fountain County, Indiana Adults

There are 12,873 adults, (3,200 of whom are seniors) in Fountain County, Indiana.

Fountain County, Indiana Age Dependency

71.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Fountain County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

8,348

50.23%

Male

8,272

49.77%

Fountain County, Indiana Households and Families

Fountain County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fountain County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
Male80.1%19.9%
All74%26%
Female62%38%
Non Family60%40%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,9872.3574
Married3,5632.9385.4
Non Family2,3831.360
Female7292.6262
Male3123.0780.1

2.82

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fountain County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4724.09%
9th to 12th Grade8607.45%
High School Graduate4,96743.02%
Some College2,65122.96%
Associates Degree9388.12%
Bachelors Degree1,0749.30%
Graduate Degree5835.05%

Fountain County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,1209,8281,545
Hispanic22218784
Multiple Races1251256
Native American4343
Black32275
Other Race3118
Asian171717

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,000$39,741$27,222
Less Than High School$22,201$25,335$19,375
High School Grad$30,179$35,674$24,479
Some College$35,297$45,656$26,223
Bachelors Degree$41,395$60,833$36,815
Graduate Degree$59,167$65,694$49,271

$34,000

Average Earnings

$39,741

Average Male

$27,222

Average Female

Fountain County, Indiana Language

Fountain County, Indiana Language by Age

Fountain County, Indiana Language

97.50% of Fountain County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.17% of the population.

Fountain County, Indiana Poverty

Fountain County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,5081,86712.04%
Hispanic3907318.72%
Multiple2306729.13%
Black342367.65%
Asian171058.82%
Native43716.28%

12.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.58%

Male Poverty Rate

13.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fountain County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fountain County, Indiana is Black, with 67.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fountain County, Indiana is White, with 12.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.60%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.02%
High School14.22%
Some College9.09%
Bachelors or Greater2.56%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.63%
Female Unemployed24.77%
Male Employed5.58%
Female Employed5.30%

Fountain County, Indiana Income

Fountain County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,669$61,360
Families$56,096$71,472
Married Families$64,392-
Non Families$28,792$36,281

Fountain County, Indiana Marital Status

Fountain County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Fountain County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Fountain 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 55-64.

Fountain County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Fountain County, Indiana Veterans

1,010

Number of Veterans

948

Male Veterans

62

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam342
Korea148
First Gulf War124
Second Gulf War99
World War II64

Fountain County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0047.99%
Black611.54%

Fountain County, Indiana Veterans by Education

9.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fountain County, Indiana Employment Status

58.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Fountain 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

58.48%

Born in Indiana

98.97%

Native Born

1.03%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.97% of Fountain County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 58.48% having been born in Indiana. 0.58% 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 Fountain County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Attica32453092-153-4.71%
Covington26452551-94-3.55%
Veedersburg21802078-102-4.68%
Hillsboro538517-21-3.90%
Kingman511484-27-5.28%
Newtown256247-9-3.52%
Mellott197188-9-4.57%
Wallace9895-3-3.06%
  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