Owen County, Indiana Population 2018

Owen County, Indiana's estimated population is 20,839 with a growth rate of -0.95% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Owen County, Indiana is the 69th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,839-199-0.95%
201621,0381160.55%
201620,922910.44%
201520,831-198-0.94%
201421,029-137-0.65%
201321,166-213-1.00%
201221,379-122-0.57%
201121,501-74-0.34%
201021,5754,29424.85%
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%

Owen County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,518
Two or More Races210
Black or African American135
Asian104
American Indian and Alaska Native58
Some Other Race13

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

Owen County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Owen County, Indiana Median Age

44.3


Total

43.8


Male

45.1


Female

Owen County, Indiana Adults

There are 16,515 adults, (3,640 of which are seniors) in Owen County, Indiana.

Owen County, Indiana Age Dependency

63.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Owen County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

10,373

49.31%

Male

10,665

50.69%

Owen County, Indiana Households and Families

Owen County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Owen County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.3%11.7%
All79.1%20.9%
Non Family71%29%
Female65.8%34.2%
Male57.2%42.8%

79.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Owen County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,5812.4379.1
Married4,6702.9788.3
Non Family2,5781.271
Female8492.7665.8
Male4843.1657.2

2.88

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Owen County, Indiana Households

Owen County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7114.76%
9th to 12th Grade1,63710.96%
High School Graduate6,44843.19%
Some College3,31922.23%
Associates Degree1,0226.85%
Bachelors Degree9756.53%
Graduate Degree8185.48%

Owen County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,43712,1851,692
Hispanic15311439
Multiple Races12311229
Black11811823
Asian774112
Native American584821

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 black people with a rate of 36.21%.

Owen County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,265$36,684$26,878
Less Than High School$21,964$25,610$19,408
High School Grad$26,975$34,972$21,776
Some College$32,861$41,305$28,699
Bachelors Degree$39,830$55,804$37,134
Graduate Degree$55,268$63,333$51,838

$31,265

Average Earnings

$36,684

Average Male

$26,878

Average Female

Owen County, Indiana Language

Owen County, Indiana Language by Age

Owen County, Indiana Language

97.78% of Owen County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.22% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.99% of the population.

Owen County, Indiana Poverty

Owen County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,0843,00014.94%
Multiple2104722.38%
Hispanic246166.50%
Black12575.60%
Asian10443.85%

14.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.50%

Male Poverty Rate

16.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Owen County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Owen County, Indiana is Multiple, with 22.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Owen County, Indiana is Asian, with 3.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.68%.

Owen County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.92%
High School12.48%
Some College9.29%
Bachelors or Greater7.10%

Owen County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.10%
Female Unemployed26.01%
Female Employed10.98%
Male Employed7.23%

Owen County, Indiana Income

Owen County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,388$55,692
Families$58,120$64,596
Married Families$63,636$
Non Families$25,750$33,005

Owen County, Indiana Marital Status

Owen County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.5%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Owen County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Owen County, Indiana Veterans

Owen County, Indiana Veterans by War

1,842

Number of Veterans

1,671

Male Veterans

171

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam730
First Gulf War274
Second Gulf War200
Korea142
World War II53

Owen County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54567
65 to 74522
55 to 64394
75+262
18 to 3497

Owen County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,78911.11%
2 or More2920.86%
Black1511.36%
Hispanic94.79%
Indian58.62%
Asian44.71%

Owen County, Indiana Veterans by Education

6.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Owen County, Indiana Employment Status

Owen County, Indiana Employment by Age

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Owen County, Indiana Employment by Race

Owen County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Owen County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Spencer23452271-74-3.16%
Gosport826802-24-2.91%
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