Grant County, Indiana Population 2018

Grant County, Indiana's estimated population is 66,491 with a growth rate of -2.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grant County, Indiana is the 24th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201766,491-1,778-2.60%
201668,2691,4672.20%
201666,802-717-1.06%
201567,519-852-1.25%
201468,371-522-0.76%
201368,893-225-0.33%
201269,118-521-0.75%
201169,639-267-0.38%
201069,906-4,263-5.75%
199074,169-6,765-8.36%
198080,934-3,021-3.60%
197083,9558,21410.84%
196075,74113,58521.86%
195062,1566,34311.36%
194055,8134,7479.30%
193051,066-287-0.56%
192051,353-73-0.14%
191051,426-3,267-5.97%
190054,69323,20073.67%
189031,4937,87533.34%
188023,6185,13127.75%
187018,4872,69017.03%
186015,7974,70542.42%
185011,0926,217127.53%
18404,8750.00%

Grant County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White60,506
Black or African American4,823
Two or More Races1,957
Asian506
Some Other Race306
American Indian and Alaska Native171

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

Grant County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Grant County, Indiana Median Age

39.8


Total

38.7


Male

40.8


Female

Grant County, Indiana Adults

There are 54,001 adults, (12,084 of which are seniors) in Grant County, Indiana.

Grant County, Indiana Age Dependency

62.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Grant County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

35,544

52.06%

Male

32,725

47.94%

Grant County, Indiana Households and Families

Grant County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grant County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
All68.8%31.2%
Male68.2%31.8%
Non Family58.5%41.5%
Female43.4%56.6%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grant County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,2272.468.8
Married12,2292.9784.1
Non Family9,3731.2558.5
Female3,5643.1843.4
Male1,0613.4968.2

2.95

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grant County, Indiana Households

Grant County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6373.66%
9th to 12th Grade4,3959.83%
High School Graduate18,33741.02%
Some College9,35520.93%
Associates Degree3,4997.83%
Bachelors Degree4,58010.25%
Graduate Degree2,8966.48%

Grant County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39,69334,8426,872
Black2,9452,251342
Hispanic1,312899100
Multiple Races465407107
Asian31631657
Other Race2161336
Native American123735

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 23.01%.

Grant County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,426$34,044$24,557
Less Than High School$15,631$17,816$12,409
High School Grad$25,913$31,703$20,483
Some College$30,184$35,737$24,889
Bachelors Degree$37,946$42,487$35,292
Graduate Degree$48,661$49,812$44,141

$29,426

Average Earnings

$34,044

Average Male

$24,557

Average Female

Grant County, Indiana Language

Grant County, Indiana Language by Age

Grant County, Indiana Language

97.03% of Grant County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.97% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.55% of the population.

Grant County, Indiana Poverty

Grant County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White53,6008,94016.68%
Black4,5421,63035.89%
Hispanic2,66995535.78%
Multiple1,88572838.62%
Other2829834.75%
Native1627143.83%
Asian4494710.47%

19.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.03%

Male Poverty Rate

21.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grant County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Indiana is Native, with 43.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Indiana is Asian, with 10.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.82%.

Grant County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.46%
High School15.29%
Some College13.36%
Bachelors or Greater6.84%

Grant County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.74%
Male Unemployed37.72%
Female Employed12.98%
Male Employed6.79%

Grant County, Indiana Income

Grant County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,272$50,773
Families$50,086$59,266
Married Families$58,581$68,765
Non Families$26,033$33,182

Grant County, Indiana Marital Status

Grant County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Grant County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Grant County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Grant County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Grant County, Indiana Veterans

Grant County, Indiana Veterans by War

4,778

Number of Veterans

4,653

Male Veterans

125

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,924
Korea551
First Gulf War501
World War II295
Second Gulf War250

Grant County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,274
75+1,195
55 to 641,155
35 to 541,053
18 to 34101

Grant County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,4209.07%
Black2657.31%
Hispanic1076.21%
Indian6448.48%
2 or More161.87%
Other135.35%

Grant County, Indiana Veterans by Education

9.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grant County, Indiana Employment Status

Grant County, Indiana Employment by Age

57.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Grant County, Indiana Employment by Race

Grant County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Grant County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Marion2992028592-1328-4.44%
Gas City61675874-293-4.75%
Upland38453781-64-1.66%
Fairmount29542805-149-5.04%
Jonesboro17561665-91-5.18%
Converse 12651229-36-2.85%
Sweetser12291177-52-4.23%
Swayzee981936-45-4.59%
Van Buren864822-42-4.86%
Matthews591560-31-5.25%
Fowlerton261250-11-4.21%
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