Owen County, Indiana Population 2019

Owen County, Indiana's estimated population is 20,793 with a growth rate of -0.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Owen County, Indiana is the 68th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201820,845520.25%
201720,793-108-0.52%
201620,901710.34%
201520,830-193-0.92%
201421,023-134-0.63%
201321,157-212-0.99%
201221,369-121-0.56%
201121,490-80-0.37%
201021,5704,28924.82%
199017,2811,4409.09%
198015,8413,67830.24%
197012,1637636.69%
196011,400-363-3.09%
195011,763-327-2.70%
194012,0907396.51%
193011,351-1,409-11.04%
192012,760-1,293-9.20%
191014,053-1,096-7.23%
190015,1491090.72%
189015,040-861-5.41%
188015,901-236-1.46%
187016,1371,76112.25%
186014,3762,27018.75%
185012,1063,74744.83%
18408,3594,342108.09%
18304,0173,179379.36%
18208380.00%

How Many People Live in Owen County, Indiana?

20,793

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,39197.30%
Two or More Races2521.20%
Black or African American1590.76%
Asian950.45%
American Indian and Alaska Native600.29%

Owen County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Owen County, Indiana Median Age

44.6


Total

44.2


Male

45.1


Female

Owen County, Indiana Adults

There are 16,428 adults, (3,766 of whom are seniors) in Owen County, Indiana.

Owen County, Indiana Age Dependency

65.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Owen County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

10,328

49.28%

Male

10,629

50.72%

Owen County, Indiana Households and Families

Owen County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Owen County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.7%10.3%
All79.1%20.9%
Non Family69.8%30.2%
Female66.9%33.1%
Male50.8%49.2%

79.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,5512.4379.1
Married4,6222.9489.7
Non Family2,6021.269.8
Female7863.0366.9
Male5413.1150.8

2.86

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Owen County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6384.28%
9th to 12th Grade1,54810.37%
High School Graduate6,41142.97%
Some College3,44223.07%
Associates Degree9916.64%
Bachelors Degree1,0246.86%
Graduate Degree8675.81%

Owen County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,40812,2761,740
Multiple Races16415439
Black15015044
Hispanic13313273
Asian713718
Native American605121

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 hispanic people with a rate of 54.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,507$39,647$27,646
Less Than High School$22,212$27,422$19,926
High School Grad$30,322$35,675$23,016
Some College$33,211$42,883$28,173
Bachelors Degree$44,091$58,155$39,592
Graduate Degree$64,028$79,402$55,395

$32,507

Average Earnings

$39,647

Average Male

$27,646

Average Female

Owen County, Indiana Language

Owen County, Indiana Language by Age

Owen County, Indiana Language

97.47% of Owen County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.27% of the population.

Owen County, Indiana Poverty

Owen County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,9603,05815.32%
Hispanic24312852.67%
Multiple2513915.54%
Asian9555.26%

15.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.96%

Male Poverty Rate

18.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Owen County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Owen County, Indiana is Hispanic, with 52.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Owen County, Indiana is Asian, with 5.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.33%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.02%
High School12.61%
Some College9.83%
Bachelors or Greater6.97%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.32%
Male Unemployed36.95%
Female Employed10.68%
Male Employed6.73%

Owen County, Indiana Income

Owen County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,315$59,649
Families$60,572$69,268
Married Families$65,269-
Non Families$27,235$35,220

Owen County, Indiana Marital Status

Owen County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Owen County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Owen County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Owen County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Owen County, Indiana Veterans

1,561

Number of Veterans

1,411

Male Veterans

150

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam659
First Gulf War282
Second Gulf War174
Korea133
World War II46

Owen County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5079.44%
Black2516.03%
Hispanic1914.29%
2 or More1810.40%
Indian610.00%
Asian56.33%

Owen County, Indiana Veterans by Education

7.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Owen County, Indiana Employment Status

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Owen 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

80.95%

Born in Indiana

98.76%

Native Born

1.24%

Foreign Born

0.42%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.76% of Owen County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 80.95% having been born in Indiana. 0.42% 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 Owen County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Spencer23452271-74-3.16%
Gosport826802-24-2.91%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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