Parke County, Indiana Population 2019

Parke County, Indiana's estimated population is 16,903 with a growth rate of -0.21% 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
201816,927240.14%
201716,903-36-0.21%
201616,939-30-0.18%
201516,969-272-1.58%
201417,241-1-0.01%
201317,2421180.69%
201217,124370.22%
201117,087-194-1.12%
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%

How Many People Live in Parke County, Indiana?

16,903

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,35795.87%
Two or More Races3422.00%
Black or African American1650.97%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander920.54%
Some Other Race740.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native320.19%

Parke County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Parke County, Indiana Median Age

42.2


Total

42.4


Male

42.1


Female

Parke County, Indiana Adults

There are 13,401 adults, (3,040 of whom are seniors) in Parke County, Indiana.

Parke County, Indiana Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Parke County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

8,884

52.07%

Male

8,178

47.93%

Parke County, Indiana Households and Families

Parke County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Parke County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All77.2%22.8%
Female71%29%
Male67.4%32.6%
Non Family63.7%36.3%

77.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1122.5577.2
Married3,4243.0286.3
Non Family1,8051.2863.7
Female5583.571
Male3253.0267.4

2.96

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Parke County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5934.92%
9th to 12th Grade1,1599.62%
High School Graduate5,14442.69%
Some College2,53521.04%
Associates Degree1,1039.15%
Bachelors Degree1,0568.76%
Graduate Degree4613.83%

Parke County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,4419,7411,405
Hispanic18918493
Multiple Races15213919
Black148114
Islander9292
Other Race746930
Native American2929

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 hispanic people with a rate of 49.21%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,703$40,259$20,275
Less Than High School$26,444$32,105$11,000
High School Grad$29,663$37,830$20,441
Some College$28,866$41,573$20,579
Bachelors Degree$37,198$56,552$16,454
Graduate Degree$43,750$$38,281

$29,703

Average Earnings

$40,259

Average Male

$20,275

Average Female

Parke County, Indiana Language

Parke County, Indiana Language by Age

Parke County, Indiana Language

94.66% of Parke County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 5.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.05% of the population.

Parke County, Indiana Poverty

Parke County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,8901,94513.06%
Hispanic20911253.59%
Multiple2569336.33%
Other74912.16%
Native3239.38%

13.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.84%

Male Poverty Rate

16.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Parke County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Parke County, Indiana is Hispanic, with 53.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Parke County, Indiana is Native, with 9.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.05%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.25%
High School10.70%
Some College10.26%
Bachelors or Greater8.21%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.60%
Male Unemployed13.93%
Female Employed10.92%
Male Employed5.25%

Parke County, Indiana Income

Parke County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,643$58,637
Families$53,511$68,706
Married Families$56,875-
Non Families$24,531$32,144

Parke County, Indiana Marital Status

Parke County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Parke County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Parke County, Indiana Veterans

1,387

Number of Veterans

1,312

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam549
First Gulf War138
Korea104
Second Gulf War102
World War II64

Parke County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,35710.56%
2 or More168.33%
Black148.48%
Hispanic135.91%

Parke County, Indiana Veterans by Education

6.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Parke County, Indiana Employment Status

52.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.8%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Parke 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

76.09%

Born in Indiana

98.89%

Native Born

1.11%

Foreign Born

0.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.89% of Parke County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 76.09% having been born in Indiana. 0.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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%
  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