Jay County Population 2017

Jay County's estimated population is 21,046 with a growth rate of -0.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jay County is the 68th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201621,046-109-0.52%
201521,155120.06%
201421,143-125-0.59%
201321,268-100-0.47%
201221,368-8-0.04%
201121,3762020.95%
201021,174-338-1.57%
199021,512-1,727-7.43%
198023,239-336-1.43%
197023,5751,0034.44%
196022,572-585-2.53%
195023,1575562.46%
194022,6011,7558.42%
193020,846-2,472-10.60%
192023,318-1,643-6.58%
191024,961-1,857-6.92%
190026,8183,34014.23%
189023,4784,19621.76%
188019,2824,28228.55%
187015,0003,60131.59%
186011,3994,35261.76%
18507,0473,18482.42%
18403,8630.00%

Jay County Population Growth

Population Data via

Jay County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White20,72098.45%
Two or More Races1990.95%
Asian990.47%
Black or African American920.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native400.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.02%

Jay County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Jay County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Portland62236161-62-1.00%
Dunkirk23622329-33-1.40%
Redkey13531338-15-1.11%
Pennville701690-11-1.57%
Bryant25225751.98%
Salamonia157156-1-0.64%
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