Jennings County, Indiana Population 2018

Jennings County, Indiana's estimated population is 27,626 with a growth rate of -1.42% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jennings County, Indiana is the 58th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201727,626-397-1.42%
201628,0234011.45%
201627,622-200-0.72%
201527,822-88-0.32%
201427,910-312-1.11%
201328,222830.29%
201228,139-12-0.04%
201128,151-330-1.16%
201028,4814,82020.37%
199023,6618073.53%
198022,8543,40017.48%
197019,4542,18712.67%
196017,2672,01713.23%
195015,2501,57011.48%
194013,6801,88015.93%
193011,800-1,480-11.14%
192013,280-923-6.50%
191014,203-1,554-9.86%
190015,7571,1497.87%
189014,608-1,845-11.21%
188016,4532351.45%
187016,2181,4699.96%
186014,7492,65321.93%
185012,0963,26737.00%
18408,8294,855122.17%
18303,9741,97498.70%
18202,0000.00%

Jennings County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,229
Black or African American372
Two or More Races156
Some Other Race121
American Indian and Alaska Native82
Asian63

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

Jennings 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

Jennings County, Indiana Median Age

39.6


Total

38.7


Male

41.3


Female

Jennings County, Indiana Adults

There are 21,213 adults, (4,147 of which are seniors) in Jennings County, Indiana.

Jennings County, Indiana Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Jennings County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

13,897

49.59%

Male

14,126

50.41%

Jennings County, Indiana Households and Families

Jennings County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jennings County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
All73.8%26.2%
Male68.2%31.8%
Non Family63.5%36.5%
Female53.6%46.4%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jennings County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,5192.6373.8
Married5,4853.1785.1
Non Family3,2841.2763.5
Female1,2413.5853.6
Male5093.2868.2

3.14

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jennings County, Indiana Households

Jennings County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8254.40%
9th to 12th Grade2,07611.08%
High School Graduate8,84947.22%
Some College3,72219.86%
Associates Degree1,4627.80%
Bachelors Degree1,2476.65%
Graduate Degree5592.98%

Jennings County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,03115,3501,751
Hispanic28922415
Black24618328
Other Race8973
Native American8217
Multiple Races5432
Asian383312

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 86.84%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 31.58%.

Jennings County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,300$38,594$25,627
Less Than High School$19,556$25,132$16,143
High School Grad$31,344$37,253$22,959
Some College$33,626$45,506$27,089
Bachelors Degree$40,682$42,090$37,074
Graduate Degree$58,988$$51,400

$32,300

Average Earnings

$38,594

Average Male

$25,627

Average Female

Jennings County, Indiana Language

Jennings County, Indiana Language by Age

Jennings County, Indiana Language

98.36% of Jennings County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 1.64% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.03% of the population.

Jennings County, Indiana Poverty

Jennings County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,3983,82914.50%
Black34015144.41%
Hispanic62112419.97%
Multiple1458961.38%
Asian632438.10%
Other114119.65%

15.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.44%

Male Poverty Rate

15.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jennings County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jennings County, Indiana is Multiple, with 61.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jennings County, Indiana is Other, with 9.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.74%.

Jennings County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.12%
High School11.24%
Some College9.15%
Bachelors or Greater5.21%

Jennings County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.63%
Male Unemployed39.57%
Female Employed7.01%
Male Employed5.53%

Jennings County, Indiana Income

Jennings County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,236$57,239
Families$56,049$64,228
Married Families$62,127$
Non Families$28,614$37,423

Jennings County, Indiana Marital Status

Jennings County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Jennings County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Jennings 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 35To44.

Jennings County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Jennings County, Indiana Veterans

Jennings County, Indiana Veterans by War

2,154

Number of Veterans

2,078

Male Veterans

76

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam735
First Gulf War469
Second Gulf War139
Korea129
World War II28

Jennings County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54837
65 to 74589
55 to 64444
75+248
18 to 3436

Jennings County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,11310.22%
Hispanic349.60%
Other2224.72%
Black197.14%

Jennings County, Indiana Veterans by Education

7.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jennings County, Indiana Employment Status

Jennings County, Indiana Employment by Age

62.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Jennings County, Indiana Employment by Race

Jennings County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jennings County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
North Vernon70046859-145-2.07%
Vernon318309-9-2.83%
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