Perry County, Indiana Population 2018

Perry County, Indiana's estimated population is 19,081 with a growth rate of -1.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Perry County, Indiana is the 75th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,081-220-1.14%
201619,3012911.53%
201619,010-293-1.52%
201519,303-29-0.15%
201419,332-86-0.44%
201319,418490.25%
201219,369-51-0.26%
201119,420110.06%
201019,4093021.58%
199019,107-239-1.24%
198019,3462711.42%
197019,0751,84310.70%
196017,232-135-0.78%
195017,367-403-2.27%
194017,7701,1456.89%
193016,625-67-0.40%
192016,692-1,386-7.67%
191018,078-700-3.73%
190018,7785382.95%
189018,2401,2437.31%
188016,9972,19614.84%
187014,8012,95424.93%
186011,8474,57963.00%
18507,2682,61356.13%
18404,6551,28638.17%
18303,3691,03944.59%
18202,3300.00%

Perry County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White18,287
Black or African American596
Two or More Races301
Asian57
Some Other Race35
American Indian and Alaska Native25

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

Perry 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

Perry County, Indiana Median Age

41.1


Total

39


Male

43.7


Female

Perry County, Indiana Adults

There are 15,248 adults, (3,223 of which are seniors) in Perry County, Indiana.

Perry County, Indiana Age Dependency

60.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Perry County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

8,985

46.55%

Male

10,316

53.45%

Perry County, Indiana Households and Families

Perry County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Perry County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
All77.8%22.2%
Male70.4%29.6%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
Female56.1%43.9%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Perry County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3182.477.8
Married3,9652.990.1
Non Family2,2971.2164.8
Female7823.0856.1
Male2743.1270.4

2.83

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Perry County, Indiana Households

Perry County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6124.50%
9th to 12th Grade1,1608.53%
High School Graduate6,94951.12%
Some College2,04515.04%
Associates Degree1,0027.37%
Bachelors Degree9406.92%
Graduate Degree8856.51%

Perry County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,00311,3061,779
Black37631645
Hispanic8478
Multiple Races7171
Asian40311
Other Race3030
Native American2525

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 13.68%.

Perry County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,456$40,366$23,241
Less Than High School$19,773$21,576$12,458
High School Grad$27,863$37,380$20,532
Some College$32,179$53,516$23,842
Bachelors Degree$44,063$54,048$32,000
Graduate Degree$46,806$42,083$46,910

$31,456

Average Earnings

$40,366

Average Male

$23,241

Average Female

Perry County, Indiana Language

Perry County, Indiana Language by Age

Perry County, Indiana Language

98.16% of Perry County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 1.84% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.45% of the population.

Perry County, Indiana Poverty

Perry County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,7262,37414.19%
Multiple25611745.70%
Hispanic1809753.89%
Black2323414.66%
Asian571119.30%

14.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.57%

Male Poverty Rate

16.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perry County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Indiana is Hispanic, with 53.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perry County, Indiana is White, with 14.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.81%.

Perry County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.64%
High School12.22%
Some College8.16%
Bachelors or Greater5.45%

Perry County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.86%
Male Unemployed37.09%
Female Employed11.64%
Male Employed5.16%

Perry County, Indiana Income

Perry County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,396$56,617
Families$57,395$65,946
Married Families$67,537$
Non Families$25,344$32,885

Perry County, Indiana Marital Status

Perry County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Perry County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Perry County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Perry County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Perry County, Indiana Veterans

Perry County, Indiana Veterans by War

1,364

Number of Veterans

1,291

Male Veterans

73

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam519
First Gulf War199
Second Gulf War186
Korea179
World War II108

Perry County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74362
75+314
35 to 54295
55 to 64268
18 to 34125

Perry County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3499.31%
2 or More1521.13%
Hispanic1011.24%

Perry County, Indiana Veterans by Education

5.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perry County, Indiana Employment Status

Perry County, Indiana Employment by Age

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Perry County, Indiana Employment by Race

Perry County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Perry County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Tell City73507323-27-0.37%
Cannelton15631494-69-4.41%
Troy385364-21-5.45%
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