LaGrange County, Indiana Population 2019

LaGrange County, Indiana's estimated population is 39,222 with a growth rate of 0.29% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. LaGrange County, Indiana is the 38th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201839,3301080.28%
201739,2221130.29%
201639,1094951.28%
201538,6141790.47%
201438,4353470.91%
201338,0884301.14%
201237,6581950.52%
201137,4633050.82%
201037,1587,68126.06%
199029,4773,92715.37%
198025,5504,66022.31%
197020,8903,51020.20%
196017,3802,03313.25%
195015,3479956.93%
194014,3525724.15%
193013,780-229-1.63%
192014,009-1,139-7.52%
191015,148-136-0.89%
190015,284-331-2.12%
189015,615-15-0.10%
188015,6301,48210.47%
187014,1482,78224.48%
186011,3662,97935.52%
18508,3874,723128.90%
18403,6640.00%

How Many People Live in LaGrange County, Indiana?

39,222

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White37,88397.84%
Two or More Races6531.69%
Asian930.24%
Some Other Race370.10%
Black or African American270.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.02%

LaGrange County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

LaGrange County, Indiana Median Age

31.5


Total

30.1


Male

32.7


Female

LaGrange County, Indiana Adults

There are 25,885 adults, (5,018 of whom are seniors) in LaGrange County, Indiana.

LaGrange County, Indiana Age Dependency

85.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.5

Child Dependency Ratio

LaGrange County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

19,061

49.23%

Male

19,659

50.77%

LaGrange County, Indiana Households and Families

LaGrange County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

LaGrange County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
All82%18%
Non Family72.2%27.8%
Male68%32%
Female61.2%38.8%

82.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,0643.1882
Married8,2483.7588.1
Non Family2,4671.2372.2
Female9333.2861.2
Male4163.2168

3.62

Average Family Size

3.18

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

LaGrange County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,44528.84%
9th to 12th Grade1,7507.83%
High School Graduate7,47833.46%
Some College3,14714.08%
Associates Degree1,3165.89%
Bachelors Degree1,5566.96%
Graduate Degree6552.93%

LaGrange County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,30013,4982,100
Hispanic66639042
Multiple Races26917410
Asian715133
Other Race2424
Black222219
Native American189
Islander777

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,337$46,540$26,771
Less Than High School$40,996$50,589$13,900
High School Grad$34,754$40,861$26,500
Some College$36,953$49,950$30,221
Bachelors Degree$42,622$55,526$35,547
Graduate Degree$60,625$67,083$53,289

$37,337

Average Earnings

$46,540

Average Male

$26,771

Average Female

LaGrange County, Indiana Language

LaGrange County, Indiana Language by Age

LaGrange County, Indiana Language

56.51% of LaGrange County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 43.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 39.85% of the population.

LaGrange County, Indiana Poverty

LaGrange County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,1223,2989.13%
Hispanic1,5001278.47%
Multiple645619.46%
Native20315.00%

9.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.84%

Male Poverty Rate

10.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in LaGrange County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in LaGrange County, Indiana is Native, with 15.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in LaGrange County, Indiana is Hispanic, with 8.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.07%.

Name Poverty
High School9.25%
Less Than High School7.61%
Some College7.43%
Bachelors or Greater0.82%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.93%
Female Unemployed29.03%
Female Employed5.16%
Male Employed3.80%

LaGrange County, Indiana Income

LaGrange County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,336$71,844
Families$63,750$78,060
Married Families$67,852-
Non Families$30,451$43,033

LaGrange County, Indiana Marital Status

LaGrange County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.0%

Male Marriage Rate

60.7%

Female Marriage Rate

LaGrange County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

LaGrange 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 35-44.

LaGrange County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

LaGrange County, Indiana Veterans

1,521

Number of Veterans

1,393

Male Veterans

128

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam687
First Gulf War189
Korea172
Second Gulf War126
World War II56

LaGrange County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4595.75%
2 or More4814.16%
Asian1315.85%
Hispanic50.57%
Black13.70%

LaGrange County, Indiana Veterans by Education

5.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

LaGrange County, Indiana Employment Status

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

LaGrange 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

79.18%

Born in Indiana

98.22%

Native Born

1.78%

Foreign Born

1.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.22% of LaGrange County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 79.18% having been born in Indiana. 1.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in LaGrange County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lagrange260927341254.79%
Topeka11491203544.70%
Wolcottville 9891015262.63%
Shipshewana666703375.56%
  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