Henry County, Indiana Population 2019

Henry County, Indiana's estimated population is 48,247 with a growth rate of -0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henry County, Indiana is the 29th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201848,271240.05%
201748,247-101-0.21%
201648,348-313-0.64%
201548,661-228-0.47%
201448,889420.09%
201348,847-264-0.54%
201249,111-101-0.21%
201149,212-318-0.64%
201049,5301,3912.89%
199048,139-5,197-9.74%
198053,3367331.39%
197052,6033,7047.57%
196048,8993,3947.46%
195045,5055,29713.17%
194040,2084,97014.10%
193035,2385561.60%
192034,6824,92416.55%
191029,7584,67018.61%
190025,0881,2095.06%
189023,879-137-0.57%
188024,0161,0304.48%
187022,9862,86714.25%
186020,1192,51414.28%
185017,6052,47716.37%
184015,1288,631132.85%
18306,4970.00%

How Many People Live in Henry County, Indiana?

48,247

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White46,21294.99%
Black or African American1,1182.30%
Two or More Races7821.61%
Asian2280.47%
Some Other Race1740.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native1230.25%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander120.02%

Henry County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Henry County, Indiana Median Age

42.2


Total

40.6


Male

44.4


Female

Henry County, Indiana Adults

There are 38,534 adults, (8,767 of whom are seniors) in Henry County, Indiana.

Henry County, Indiana Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

23,397

48.09%

Male

25,252

51.91%

Henry County, Indiana Households and Families

Henry County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henry County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All73.1%26.9%
Male65%35%
Non Family60.9%39.1%
Female52.1%47.9%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,0962.573.1
Married8,9503.0787.2
Non Family6,0871.2860.9
Female2,1023.3252.1
Male9573.265

3.02

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henry County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0853.15%
9th to 12th Grade2,8158.17%
High School Graduate15,03943.65%
Some College7,13420.71%
Associates Degree2,6887.80%
Bachelors Degree3,79111.00%
Graduate Degree1,9035.52%

Henry County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,58229,1015,478
Black80565027
Hispanic45128750
Multiple Races42736494
Asian1257930
Other Race1176521
Native American1118913
Islander882

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 25.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,045$40,025$26,276
Less Than High School$17,388$21,691$12,138
High School Grad$28,693$34,653$22,157
Some College$31,900$40,668$26,927
Bachelors Degree$41,075$46,042$36,053
Graduate Degree$55,729$65,250$46,700

$32,045

Average Earnings

$40,025

Average Male

$26,276

Average Female

Henry County, Indiana Language

Henry County, Indiana Language by Age

Henry County, Indiana Language

98.23% of Henry County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 1.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.93% of the population.

Henry County, Indiana Poverty

Henry County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White42,9866,73315.66%
Multiple61226643.46%
Hispanic64713821.33%
Black56811420.07%
Asian2045526.96%
Native4349.30%
Other13010.77%

16.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.03%

Male Poverty Rate

17.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Indiana is Multiple, with 43.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Indiana is Other, with 0.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.36%
High School14.25%
Some College12.65%
Bachelors or Greater3.07%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.65%
Male Unemployed41.92%
Female Employed8.77%
Male Employed6.64%

Henry County, Indiana Income

Henry County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,131$59,367
Families$57,050$68,712
Married Families$65,417$79,737
Non Families$27,912$38,484

Henry County, Indiana Marital Status

Henry County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.1%

Male Marriage Rate

48.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Henry County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Henry County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Henry County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Henry County, Indiana Veterans

3,336

Number of Veterans

3,206

Male Veterans

130

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,087
First Gulf War573
Korea298
Second Gulf War287
World War II141

Henry County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,2388.86%
Black474.57%
2 or More326.78%
Hispanic213.83%
Indian1512.20%
Other42.74%

Henry County, Indiana Veterans by Education

5.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Indiana Employment Status

54.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Henry 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

78.67%

Born in Indiana

99.29%

Native Born

0.71%

Foreign Born

0.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.29% of Henry County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 78.67% having been born in Indiana. 0.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Henry County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
New Castle1810617426-680-3.76%
Middletown23172238-79-3.41%
Knightstown21822112-70-3.21%
Spiceland888860-28-3.15%
Shirley 83083000.00%
Kennard471460-11-2.34%
Sulphur Springs392382-10-2.55%
Mooreland371362-9-2.43%
Lewisville366357-9-2.46%
Mount Summit352343-9-2.56%
Straughn222217-5-2.25%
Dunreith177173-4-2.26%
Cadiz147143-4-2.72%
Springport146142-4-2.74%
Greensboro143140-3-2.10%
Blountsville134131-3-2.24%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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