Parke County, Indiana Population 2018

Parke County, Indiana's estimated population is 16,886 with a growth rate of -0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Parke County, Indiana is the 76th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,886-147-0.86%
201617,033760.45%
201616,957-21-0.12%
201516,978-267-1.55%
201417,245-1-0.01%
201317,2461190.69%
201217,127380.22%
201117,089-192-1.11%
201017,2811,87112.14%
199015,410-962-5.88%
198016,3721,77212.14%
197014,600-204-1.38%
196014,804-870-5.55%
195015,674-1,684-9.70%
194017,3587974.81%
193016,561-2,314-12.26%
192018,875-3,339-15.03%
191022,214-786-3.42%
190023,0002,70413.32%
189020,2968364.30%
188019,4601,2947.12%
187018,1662,62816.91%
186015,5385703.81%
185014,9681,46910.88%
184013,4995,96479.15%
18307,5350.00%

Parke County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,371
Black or African American325
Two or More Races196
American Indian and Alaska Native59
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander36
Some Other Race32
Asian14

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

Parke 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

Parke County, Indiana Median Age

41.6


Total

42.1


Male

41.4


Female

Parke County, Indiana Adults

There are 13,405 adults, (2,913 of which are seniors) in Parke County, Indiana.

Parke County, Indiana Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Parke County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

8,944

52.51%

Male

8,089

47.49%

Parke County, Indiana Households and Families

Parke County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Parke County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All78.3%21.7%
Male75.4%24.6%
Non Family65.6%34.4%
Female64.4%35.6%

78.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Parke County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1502.5278.3
Married3,429387.4
Non Family1,8211.2865.6
Female5263.3464.4
Male3743.0175.4

2.94

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Parke County, Indiana Households

Parke County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5714.75%
9th to 12th Grade1,1769.78%
High School Graduate5,09242.35%
Some College2,59221.56%
Associates Degree1,1769.78%
Bachelors Degree9818.16%
Graduate Degree4363.63%

Parke County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,4119,7411,348
Black26919421
Hispanic15515346
Multiple Races9090
Native American5959
Islander3636
Other Race323012
Asian14142

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 37.50%.

Parke County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,248$38,626$19,733
Less Than High School$23,401$26,766$7,105
High School Grad$29,323$36,307$17,969
Some College$28,873$41,158$22,917
Bachelors Degree$37,697$56,361$17,143
Graduate Degree$42,083$57,639$39,018

$29,248

Average Earnings

$38,626

Average Male

$19,733

Average Female

Parke County, Indiana Language

Parke County, Indiana Language by Age

Parke County, Indiana Language

95.13% of Parke County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 4.87% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 3.60% of the population.

Parke County, Indiana Poverty

Parke County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,9722,09814.01%
Multiple1418459.57%
Hispanic1906232.63%
Black5555100.00%
Native591322.03%
Other3226.25%

14.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.98%

Male Poverty Rate

17.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Parke County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Parke County, Indiana is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Parke County, Indiana is Other, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.85%.

Parke County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.27%
High School10.65%
Some College10.64%
Bachelors or Greater6.49%

Parke County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.20%
Male Unemployed21.45%
Female Employed11.10%
Male Employed6.24%

Parke County, Indiana Income

Parke County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,664$59,636
Families$52,293$70,542
Married Families$56,135$
Non Families$23,820$30,891

Parke County, Indiana Marital Status

Parke County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Parke County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Parke 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 45To54.

Parke County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Parke County, Indiana Veterans

Parke County, Indiana Veterans by War

1,363

Number of Veterans

1,288

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam580
First Gulf War155
Korea120
Second Gulf War115
World War II60

Parke County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74466
55 to 64289
75+272
35 to 54242
18 to 3494

Parke County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,34910.50%
Black144.75%
Hispanic73.68%

Parke County, Indiana Veterans by Education

8.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Parke County, Indiana Employment Status

Parke County, Indiana Employment by Age

52.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.2%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Parke County, Indiana Employment by Race

Parke County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Parke County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Rockville26112542-69-2.64%
Montezuma1022992-30-2.94%
Rosedale717705-12-1.67%
Bloomingdale335327-8-2.39%
Mecca328320-8-2.44%
Marshall324319-5-1.54%
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