Grant County, Indiana Population 2019

Grant County, Indiana's estimated population is 66,282 with a growth rate of -0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grant County, Indiana is the 25th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201865,936-346-0.52%
201766,282-398-0.60%
201666,680-806-1.19%
201567,486-850-1.24%
201468,336-514-0.75%
201368,850-233-0.34%
201269,083-531-0.76%
201169,614-292-0.42%
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%

How Many People Live in Grant County, Indiana?

66,282

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White59,50588.01%
Black or African American5,0967.54%
Two or More Races1,8842.79%
Asian5780.85%
Some Other Race4330.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native1190.18%

Grant County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Grant County, Indiana Median Age

39.9


Total

39.2


Male

40.8


Female

Grant County, Indiana Adults

There are 53,546 adults, (12,141 of whom are seniors) in Grant County, Indiana.

Grant County, Indiana Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Grant County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

35,255

52.14%

Male

32,360

47.86%

Grant County, Indiana Households and Families

Grant County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grant County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
Male72.6%27.4%
All68.4%31.6%
Non Family56%44%
Female44.3%55.7%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,1222.3968.4
Married12,2742.9284.3
Non Family8,9741.2156
Female3,7143.1744.3
Male1,1603.4172.6

2.9

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grant County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4213.19%
9th to 12th Grade4,3709.81%
High School Graduate18,17140.79%
Some College9,27820.83%
Associates Degree3,6918.29%
Bachelors Degree4,63710.41%
Graduate Degree2,9786.69%

Grant County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39,32934,5517,049
Black3,0022,424284
Hispanic1,4101,053121
Multiple Races57149798
Asian37236793
Other Race29620017
Native American865910

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 98.66%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 25.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,417$35,738$25,108
Less Than High School$16,481$18,794$10,856
High School Grad$27,252$33,032$21,196
Some College$30,131$36,493$25,139
Bachelors Degree$40,196$47,266$36,212
Graduate Degree$50,259$51,152$48,800

$30,417

Average Earnings

$35,738

Average Male

$25,108

Average Female

Grant County, Indiana Language

Grant County, Indiana Language by Age

Grant County, Indiana Language

96.91% of Grant County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 3.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.56% of the population.

Grant County, Indiana Poverty

Grant County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White52,9608,74616.51%
Black4,7901,80037.58%
Hispanic2,68695235.44%
Multiple1,79156831.71%
Other40811127.21%
Asian510509.80%
Native1052725.71%

19.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.69%

Male Poverty Rate

21.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grant County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Indiana is Black, with 37.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Indiana is Asian, with 9.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.25%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.71%
High School15.94%
Some College13.50%
Bachelors or Greater5.58%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.57%
Male Unemployed32.49%
Female Employed12.76%
Male Employed6.32%

Grant County, Indiana Income

Grant County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,046$52,631
Families$51,463$61,355
Married Families$61,145$71,331
Non Families$26,078$32,998

Grant County, Indiana Marital Status

Grant County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Grant County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Grant County, Indiana Veterans

4,508

Number of Veterans

4,280

Male Veterans

228

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,905
First Gulf War536
Korea465
World War II278
Second Gulf War235
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,258
75+1,204
55 to 641,134
35 to 54828
18 to 3484

Grant County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,1788.70%
Black2406.54%
Hispanic814.64%
2 or More474.93%
Indian4345.74%

Grant County, Indiana Veterans by Education

7.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grant County, Indiana Employment Status

57.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Grant 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

73.79%

Born in Indiana

98.48%

Native Born

1.52%

Foreign Born

0.50%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.48% of Grant County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 73.79% having been born in Indiana. 0.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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