Sullivan County, Indiana Population 2018

Sullivan County, Indiana's estimated population is 20,746 with a growth rate of -1.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sullivan County, Indiana is the 70th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,746-280-1.33%
201621,0262891.39%
201620,737-141-0.68%
201520,878-121-0.58%
201420,999-141-0.67%
201321,140-65-0.31%
201221,205-16-0.08%
201121,221-169-0.79%
201021,3902,39712.62%
199018,993-2,114-10.02%
198021,1071,2186.12%
197019,889-1,832-8.43%
196021,721-1,946-8.22%
195023,667-3,347-12.39%
194027,014-1,119-3.98%
193028,133-3,497-11.06%
192031,630-809-2.49%
191032,4396,43424.74%
190026,0054,12818.87%
189021,8771,5417.58%
188020,3361,88310.20%
187018,4533,38922.50%
186015,0644,92348.55%
185010,1411,82621.96%
18408,3153,68579.59%
18304,6301,13232.36%
18203,4980.00%

Sullivan County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White19,637
Black or African American952
Two or More Races283
Asian67
Some Other Race45
American Indian and Alaska Native42

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

Sullivan 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

Sullivan County, Indiana Median Age

41


Total

39.9


Male

41.9


Female

Sullivan County, Indiana Adults

There are 16,674 adults, (3,427 of which are seniors) in Sullivan County, Indiana.

Sullivan County, Indiana Age Dependency

58.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Sullivan County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

9,702

46.14%

Male

11,324

53.86%

Sullivan County, Indiana Households and Families

Sullivan County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sullivan County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All71.5%28.5%
Male61.8%38.2%
Non Family59.7%40.3%
Female47.6%52.4%

71.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sullivan County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,7132.4571.5
Married4,0682.9884.2
Non Family2,2261.1659.7
Female8042.9247.6
Male6152.9661.8

2.89

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sullivan County, Indiana Households

Sullivan County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4773.20%
9th to 12th Grade1,55710.43%
High School Graduate6,37442.70%
Some College2,81918.88%
Associates Degree1,81212.14%
Bachelors Degree1,3839.26%
Graduate Degree5073.40%

Sullivan County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White13,81412,1171,779
Black7074457
Hispanic20615856
Multiple Races15314136
Other Race453838
Native American423812
Asian3012

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 92.16%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 84.44%.

Sullivan County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,270$41,645$21,627
Less Than High School$10,375$9,522$15,685
High School Grad$30,578$41,323$16,287
Some College$31,179$45,742$24,635
Bachelors Degree$43,031$65,741$31,358
Graduate Degree$51,815$47,417$57,955

$31,270

Average Earnings

$41,645

Average Male

$21,627

Average Female

Sullivan County, Indiana Language

Sullivan County, Indiana Language by Age

Sullivan County, Indiana Language

98.72% of Sullivan County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 1.28% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.45% of the population.

Sullivan County, Indiana Poverty

Sullivan County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,1903,16417.39%
Hispanic2356929.36%
Asian672435.82%
Multiple20894.33%
Native4249.52%

17.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.04%

Male Poverty Rate

21.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sullivan County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sullivan County, Indiana is Asian, with 35.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sullivan County, Indiana is Multiple, with 4.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.48%.

Sullivan County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.37%
High School17.24%
Some College11.05%
Bachelors or Greater3.75%

Sullivan County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.58%
Female Employed14.07%
Male Unemployed11.97%
Male Employed6.35%

Sullivan County, Indiana Income

Sullivan County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,786$53,507
Families$54,680$62,455
Married Families$63,796$
Non Families$19,467$29,182

Sullivan County, Indiana Marital Status

Sullivan County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sullivan County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Sullivan 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 35To44.

Sullivan County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Sullivan County, Indiana Veterans

Sullivan County, Indiana Veterans by War

1,387

Number of Veterans

1,338

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam478
First Gulf War189
Second Gulf War147
Korea112
World War II83

Sullivan County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54373
65 to 74331
75+294
55 to 64283
18 to 34106

Sullivan County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2718.17%
Black627.83%
2 or More5427.41%

Sullivan County, Indiana Veterans by Education

5.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sullivan County, Indiana Employment Status

Sullivan County, Indiana Employment by Age

51.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Sullivan County, Indiana Employment by Race

Sullivan County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sullivan County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sullivan42474124-123-2.90%
Shelburn12541216-38-3.03%
Farmersburg11181088-30-2.68%
Dugger920891-29-3.15%
Hymera795768-27-3.40%
Carlisle692671-21-3.03%
Merom228224-4-1.75%
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