Porter County Population 2017

Porter County's estimated population is 167,791 with a growth rate of 0.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Porter County is the 9th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016167,7911600.10%
2015167,6312950.18%
2014167,3367840.47%
2013166,5527800.47%
2012165,7722530.15%
2011165,5199610.58%
2010164,55835,62627.63%
1990128,9329,1167.61%
1980119,81632,70237.54%
197087,11426,83544.52%
196060,27920,20350.41%
195040,07612,24043.97%
194027,8365,01521.98%
193022,8212,56512.66%
192020,256-284-1.38%
191020,5401,3657.12%
190019,1751,1236.22%
189018,0528254.79%
188017,2273,28523.56%
187013,9423,62935.19%
186010,3135,07997.04%
18505,2343,072142.09%
18402,1620.00%

Porter County Population Growth

Population Data via

Porter County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White155,62492.75%
Black or African American6,3393.78%
Two or More Races2,6471.58%
Asian2,3841.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native5780.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander590.04%

Porter County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Porter County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Portage3682836505-323-0.88%
Valparaiso317343310413704.32%
Chesterton13095134413462.64%
Hebron37163694-22-0.59%
Kouts18791962834.42%
Beverly Shores599609101.67%
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