Fountain County, Indiana Population 2018

Fountain County, Indiana's estimated population is 16,505 with a growth rate of -1.41% 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
201716,505-236-1.41%
201616,7412641.60%
201616,477-60-0.36%
201516,537-157-0.94%
201416,694-191-1.13%
201316,885-234-1.37%
201217,119-39-0.23%
201117,158-120-0.69%
201017,278-530-2.98%
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%

Fountain County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,356
Two or More Races181
Black or African American67
Some Other Race55
American Indian and Alaska Native54
Asian28

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Fountain County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Fountain County, Indiana Median Age

42.5


Total

40.3


Male

44


Female

Fountain County, Indiana Adults

There are 12,924 adults, (3,164 of which are seniors) in Fountain County, Indiana.

Fountain County, Indiana Age Dependency

71.7

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Fountain County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

8,332

49.77%

Male

8,409

50.23%

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%15%
Male80.8%19.2%
All73.8%26.2%
Female64.6%35.4%
Non Family59.6%40.4%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fountain County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,9632.3873.8
Married3,5152.9985
Non Family2,4721.359.6
Female6902.7964.6
Male2863.1580.8

2.9

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fountain County, Indiana Households

Fountain County, Indiana Education

Fountain County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5164.46%
9th to 12th Grade8767.57%
High School Graduate5,11144.18%
Some College2,46621.32%
Associates Degree9278.01%
Bachelors Degree1,0679.22%
Graduate Degree6065.24%

Fountain County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,2019,8541,627
Hispanic2191799
Multiple Races51514
Native American4141
Black35305
Other Race3011
Asian282828

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Fountain County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,719$39,234$26,077
Less Than High School$22,165$26,141$14,107
High School Grad$30,994$36,291$20,523
Some College$34,011$44,048$25,951
Bachelors Degree$40,660$60,819$35,221
Graduate Degree$57,159$78,214$50,781

$33,719

Average Earnings

$39,234

Average Male

$26,077

Average Female

Fountain County, Indiana Language

Fountain County, Indiana Language by Age

Fountain County, Indiana Language

96.58% of Fountain County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 3.42% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.85% of the population.

Fountain County, Indiana Poverty

Fountain County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,6521,94112.40%
Native543972.22%
Hispanic380379.74%
Black412970.73%
Multiple1812413.26%
Asian281139.29%
Other55814.55%

12.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.48%

Male Poverty Rate

14.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fountain County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fountain County, Indiana is Native, with 72.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fountain County, Indiana is Hispanic, with 9.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.63%.

Fountain County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.89%
High School13.23%
Some College10.41%
Bachelors or Greater2.72%

Fountain County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed38.81%
Female Unemployed36.54%
Male Employed5.73%
Female Employed5.22%

Fountain County, Indiana Income

Fountain County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,924$60,185
Families$54,667$69,678
Married Families$61,135$
Non Families$27,708$38,151

Fountain County, Indiana Marital Status

Fountain County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Fountain County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Fountain County, Indiana Veterans

Fountain County, Indiana Veterans by War

1,071

Number of Veterans

1,004

Male Veterans

67

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam365
Korea161
Second Gulf War83
World War II76
First Gulf War62

Fountain County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+361
65 to 74281
35 to 54195
55 to 64173
18 to 3461

Fountain County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0658.41%
Black610.53%
Hispanic52.11%

Fountain County, Indiana Veterans by Education

8.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fountain County, Indiana Employment Status

Fountain County, Indiana Employment by Age

60.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Fountain County, Indiana Employment by Race

Fountain County, Indiana Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  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