Henry County, Indiana Population 2018

Henry County, Indiana's estimated population is 48,476 with a growth rate of -0.97% 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
201748,476-477-0.97%
201648,9535891.22%
201648,364-300-0.62%
201548,664-228-0.47%
201448,892420.09%
201348,850-263-0.54%
201249,113-102-0.21%
201149,215-314-0.63%
201049,5291,3902.89%
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%

Henry County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White46,578
Black or African American993
Two or More Races835
American Indian and Alaska Native179
Some Other Race175
Asian170
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander23

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

Henry 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

Henry County, Indiana Median Age

42.5


Total

41.1


Male

44.5


Female

Henry County, Indiana Adults

There are 38,673 adults, (8,812 of which are seniors) in Henry County, Indiana.

Henry County, Indiana Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

23,466

47.94%

Male

25,487

52.06%

Henry County, Indiana Households and Families

Henry County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henry County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All72.6%27.4%
Male60.2%39.8%
Non Family59.3%40.7%
Female51.2%48.8%

72.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henry County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,9262.5472.6
Married8,9993.0887.5
Non Family5,9791.2559.3
Female1,9833.651.2
Male9653.3660.2

3.09

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henry County, Indiana Households

Henry County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2253.54%
9th to 12th Grade2,9798.61%
High School Graduate15,03243.45%
Some College7,19020.78%
Associates Degree2,7287.89%
Bachelors Degree3,64510.54%
Graduate Degree1,7985.20%

Henry County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,79029,0555,240
Black79565634
Hispanic40724024
Multiple Races403332104
Other Race12636
Asian1085922
Native American1036517
Islander10102

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 25.81%.

Henry County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,151$37,305$25,740
Less Than High School$16,970$19,575$15,429
High School Grad$28,307$35,552$22,470
Some College$31,221$36,856$26,374
Bachelors Degree$39,611$45,994$33,991
Graduate Degree$53,813$67,929$44,250

$31,151

Average Earnings

$37,305

Average Male

$25,740

Average Female

Henry County, Indiana Language

Henry County, Indiana Language by Age

Henry County, Indiana Language

98.09% of Henry County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 1.91% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.02% of the population.

Henry County, Indiana Poverty

Henry County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,5536,97516.01%
Multiple52914627.60%
Hispanic57713022.53%
Black4118019.46%
Asian1454128.28%
Native132107.58%
Other8711.15%

16.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.50%

Male Poverty Rate

16.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Indiana is Asian, with 28.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Indiana is Other, with 1.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.36%.

Henry County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.28%
High School14.15%
Some College13.97%
Bachelors or Greater4.44%

Henry County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.11%
Male Unemployed40.76%
Female Employed8.77%
Male Employed7.03%

Henry County, Indiana Income

Henry County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,509$56,925
Families$55,114$66,608
Married Families$62,424$76,560
Non Families$26,142$35,274

Henry County, Indiana Marital Status

Henry County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Henry County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Henry County, Indiana Veterans

Henry County, Indiana Veterans by War

3,601

Number of Veterans

3,455

Male Veterans

146

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,161
First Gulf War660
Korea348
Second Gulf War236
World War II174

Henry County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,007
65 to 74893
75+843
55 to 64718
18 to 34140

Henry County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,4739.43%
2 or More7215.55%
Black394.32%
Hispanic183.44%
Indian126.70%
Other53.38%

Henry County, Indiana Veterans by Education

7.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Indiana Employment Status

Henry County, Indiana Employment by Age

54%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Henry County, Indiana Employment by Race

Henry County, Indiana Employment by Education

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%
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