Hancock County, Indiana Population 2018

Hancock County, Indiana's estimated population is 74,985 with a growth rate of 4.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hancock County, Indiana is the 22nd largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201774,9853,0304.21%
201671,955-1,826-2.47%
201673,7811,3831.91%
201572,3986490.90%
201471,7497801.10%
201370,9694020.57%
201270,5672260.32%
201170,3411130.16%
201070,22824,70154.26%
199045,5271,5883.61%
198043,9398,84325.20%
197035,0968,43131.62%
196026,6656,33331.15%
195020,3323,03017.51%
194017,3026974.20%
193016,605-605-3.52%
192017,210-1,820-9.56%
191019,030-159-0.83%
190019,1891,3607.63%
189017,8297064.12%
188017,1232,00013.22%
187015,1232,32118.13%
186012,8023,10432.01%
18509,6982,16328.71%
18407,5356,099424.72%
18301,4360.00%

Hancock County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White68,579
Black or African American1,463
Two or More Races1,048
Asian537
American Indian and Alaska Native198
Some Other Race115
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

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

Hancock 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

Hancock County, Indiana Median Age

39.8


Total

38.9


Male

41.4


Female

Hancock County, Indiana Adults

There are 54,398 adults, (10,649 of which are seniors) in Hancock County, Indiana.

Hancock County, Indiana Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Hancock County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

36,795

51.14%

Male

35,160

48.86%

Hancock County, Indiana Households and Families

Hancock County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hancock County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All77.1%22.9%
Male68.3%31.7%
Non Family59.4%40.6%
Female55.3%44.7%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hancock County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,6802.6777.1
Married15,6533.1889.6
Non Family7,1961.2459.4
Female2,6223.2155.3
Male1,2093.4968.3

3.14

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hancock County, Indiana Households

Hancock County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5421.11%
9th to 12th Grade2,3034.73%
High School Graduate16,13333.16%
Some College10,63121.85%
Associates Degree4,94210.16%
Bachelors Degree9,38719.29%
Graduate Degree4,7139.69%

Hancock County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White46,25743,64513,336
Black875777285
Hispanic697667130
Multiple Races436394196
Asian305282139
Native American7131
Other Race595943
Islander1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 72.88%.

Hancock County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,416$48,904$36,071
Less Than High School$21,238$27,083$11,528
High School Grad$32,173$41,905$24,808
Some College$40,776$46,054$35,322
Bachelors Degree$54,701$63,548$47,846
Graduate Degree$60,525$73,775$52,500

$42,416

Average Earnings

$48,904

Average Male

$36,071

Average Female

Hancock County, Indiana Language

Hancock County, Indiana Language by Age

Hancock County, Indiana Language

97.72% of Hancock County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.28% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.94% of the population.

Hancock County, Indiana Poverty

Hancock County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White66,5704,8727.32%
Black1,37815711.39%
Hispanic1,4901278.52%
Native1984824.24%
Asian537468.57%
Multiple1,048393.72%

7.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.47%

Male Poverty Rate

8.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hancock County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Indiana is Native, with 24.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Indiana is Multiple, with 3.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.15%.

Hancock County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.94%
High School9.59%
Some College5.30%
Bachelors or Greater1.15%

Hancock County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.12%
Male Unemployed14.91%
Female Employed5.71%
Male Employed2.20%

Hancock County, Indiana Income

Hancock County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,449$78,575
Families$78,883$88,698
Married Families$87,688$
Non Families$35,612$47,607

Hancock County, Indiana Marital Status

Hancock County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hancock County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Hancock 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 35To44.

Hancock County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Hancock County, Indiana Veterans

Hancock County, Indiana Veterans by War

5,632

Number of Veterans

5,306

Male Veterans

326

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,258
First Gulf War1,149
Second Gulf War790
Korea459
World War II331

Hancock County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,430
35 to 541,358
55 to 641,325
75+1,021
18 to 34498

Hancock County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,41010.35%
2 or More16223.86%
Black575.72%
Hispanic474.91%
Indian33.45%

Hancock County, Indiana Veterans by Education

3.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hancock County, Indiana Employment Status

Hancock County, Indiana Employment by Age

66.9%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hancock County, Indiana Employment by Race

Hancock County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hancock County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Greenfield206572170910525.09%
McCordsville50986485138727.21%
Cumberland 530555992945.54%
Fortville 39053998932.38%
New Palestine213822831456.78%
Shirley 83083000.00%
Wilkinson460447-13-2.83%
Spring Lake21821800.00%
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