Tippecanoe County, Indiana Population 2018

Tippecanoe County, Indiana's estimated population is 190,587 with a growth rate of 3.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tippecanoe County, Indiana is the 7th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017190,5877,1903.92%
2016183,397-5,277-2.80%
2016188,6742,5981.40%
2015186,0762,3711.29%
2014183,7052,3441.29%
2013181,3612,9321.64%
2012178,4292,8761.64%
2011175,5532,5081.45%
2010173,04542,44732.50%
1990130,5988,8967.31%
1980121,70212,32411.27%
1970109,37820,25622.73%
196089,12214,64919.67%
195074,47323,45345.97%
194051,0203,4857.33%
193047,5354,72211.03%
192042,8132,7506.86%
191040,0631,4043.63%
190038,6593,58110.21%
189035,078-888-2.47%
188035,9662,4517.31%
187033,5157,78930.28%
186025,7266,34932.77%
185019,3775,65341.19%
184013,7246,53790.96%
18307,1870.00%

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White154,153
Asian13,923
Black or African American8,585
Two or More Races3,659
Some Other Race2,793
American Indian and Alaska Native230
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander54

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

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Median Age

27.9


Total

26.6


Male

29.6


Female

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Adults

There are 145,434 adults, (18,706 of which are seniors) in Tippecanoe County, Indiana.

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Age Dependency

44.8

Age Dependency Ratio

14.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30

Child Dependency Ratio

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

89,623

48.87%

Male

93,774

51.13%

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Households and Families

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.5%21.5%
All53.4%46.6%
Male46.8%53.2%
Female39.4%60.6%
Non Family32.8%67.2%

53.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All68,1722.4653.4
Non Family29,7171.5832.8
Married28,9273.1278.5
Female7,0923.2839.4
Male2,4363.1246.8

3.05

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Households

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0283.01%
9th to 12th Grade6,2976.25%
High School Graduate26,77426.59%
Some College21,24521.10%
Associates Degree7,8287.77%
Bachelors Degree19,94119.80%
Graduate Degree15,58115.47%

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White83,53377,77228,963
Hispanic6,4923,904912
Asian5,6975,2724,614
Black3,8673,538752
Other Race1,594885109
Multiple Races1,019807280
Native American1448410
Islander454515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 80.99%.

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,140$40,939$27,646
Less Than High School$24,602$25,372$20,838
High School Grad$29,048$35,253$22,360
Some College$31,955$40,096$25,987
Bachelors Degree$41,953$52,935$35,654
Graduate Degree$52,463$68,005$44,782

$34,140

Average Earnings

$40,939

Average Male

$27,646

Average Female

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Language

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Language by Age

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Language

84.63% of Tippecanoe County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 15.37% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.30% of the population.

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Poverty

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White131,70622,68417.22%
Asian11,0755,08745.93%
Black8,0044,04550.54%
Hispanic13,8373,94328.50%
Multiple3,18473222.99%
Other2,72745316.61%
Native2289742.54%

21.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.41%

Male Poverty Rate

22.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tippecanoe County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tippecanoe County, Indiana is Black, with 50.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tippecanoe County, Indiana is Other, with 16.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.57%.

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.49%
High School12.86%
Some College11.58%
Bachelors or Greater6.92%

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.14%
Male Unemployed39.07%
Female Employed16.16%
Male Employed13.12%

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Income

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,406$63,218
Families$64,625$82,005
Married Families$79,144$96,009
Non Families$27,063$36,524

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Marital Status

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Tippecanoe 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.

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Veterans

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Veterans by War

8,366

Number of Veterans

7,831

Male Veterans

535

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,933
Second Gulf War1,440
First Gulf War1,304
Korea794
World War II442

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,997
55 to 641,901
75+1,779
65 to 741,760
18 to 34929

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,8076.34%
Black2864.73%
Hispanic1591.76%
2 or More1277.00%
Other1025.19%
Asian340.28%
Indian104.85%

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Veterans by Education

5.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Employment Status

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Employment by Age

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Employment by Race

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Tippecanoe County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lafayette688607178229224.24%
West Lafayette420084587238649.20%
Battle Ground1683192223914.20%
Shadeland1610182421413.29%
Dayton1420161819813.94%
Otterbein 12621256-6-0.48%
Clarks Hill6146948013.03%
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