Hancock County, Indiana Population 2019

Hancock County, Indiana's estimated population is 74,940 with a growth rate of 1.64% 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
201876,3511,4111.88%
201774,9401,2121.64%
201673,7281,3361.85%
201572,3926540.91%
201471,7387741.09%
201370,9644000.57%
201270,5642240.32%
201170,3401110.16%
201070,22924,70254.26%
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%

How Many People Live in Hancock County, Indiana?

74,940

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White69,18295.06%
Two or More Races1,4201.95%
Black or African American1,3651.88%
Asian5620.77%
Some Other Race1560.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native730.10%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander180.02%

Hancock County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Hancock County, Indiana Median Age

40.2


Total

39.1


Male

41.9


Female

Hancock County, Indiana Adults

There are 55,306 adults, (11,064 of whom are seniors) in Hancock County, Indiana.

Hancock County, Indiana Age Dependency

64.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hancock County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

37,060

50.92%

Male

35,716

49.08%

Hancock County, Indiana Households and Families

Hancock County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hancock County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All77.5%22.5%
Male68.8%31.2%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Female56.4%43.6%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,5762.6277.5
Married16,4933.1288.9
Non Family7,5171.2360.6
Female2,5123.1356.4
Male1,0543.4168.8

3.08

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hancock County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6201.25%
9th to 12th Grade2,4214.89%
High School Graduate16,05632.43%
Some College10,66121.53%
Associates Degree4,8429.78%
Bachelors Degree10,02920.26%
Graduate Degree4,8799.85%

Hancock County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White46,74144,05213,832
Black922828370
Hispanic799707209
Multiple Races640555351
Asian331309146
Native American7314
Other Race613526
Islander1818

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 multiple races people with a rate of 54.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,629$50,697$36,554
Less Than High School$25,044$31,005$9,855
High School Grad$34,680$42,755$26,127
Some College$40,743$48,727$33,512
Bachelors Degree$56,453$66,389$49,722
Graduate Degree$60,692$75,423$53,597

$42,629

Average Earnings

$50,697

Average Male

$36,554

Average Female

Hancock County, Indiana Language

Hancock County, Indiana Language by Age

Hancock County, Indiana Language

97.27% of Hancock County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.

Hancock County, Indiana Poverty

Hancock County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White67,0944,7367.06%
Black1,2661038.14%
Native735980.82%
Hispanic1,587503.15%
Asian562468.19%
Multiple1,414453.18%

6.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.53%

Male Poverty Rate

8.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hancock County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Indiana is Native, with 80.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Indiana is Hispanic, with 3.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.05%
High School8.19%
Some College4.69%
Bachelors or Greater1.08%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.34%
Male Unemployed16.49%
Female Employed4.42%
Male Employed1.93%

Hancock County, Indiana Income

Hancock County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,973$81,179
Families$81,522$91,965
Married Families$88,736-
Non Families$35,999$49,350

Hancock County, Indiana Marital Status

Hancock County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.2%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Hancock County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Hancock County, Indiana Veterans

6,036

Number of Veterans

5,690

Male Veterans

346

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,347
First Gulf War1,161
Second Gulf War948
Korea390
World War II312
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,573
55 to 641,409
35 to 541,395
75+1,005
18 to 34654

Hancock County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,74710.86%
2 or More19522.36%
Black949.09%
Hispanic504.89%

Hancock County, Indiana Veterans by Education

2.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hancock County, Indiana Employment Status

67.7%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Hancock 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

77.01%

Born in Indiana

97.93%

Native Born

2.07%

Foreign Born

1.19%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.93% of Hancock County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 77.01% having been born in Indiana. 1.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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%
  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