Tippecanoe County, Indiana Population 2019

Tippecanoe County, Indiana's estimated population is 191,670 with a growth rate of 0.61% 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
2018193,0481,3780.72%
2017191,6701,1660.61%
2016190,5043,7211.99%
2015186,7832,3171.26%
2014184,4662,4891.37%
2013181,9772,8431.59%
2012179,1343,2761.86%
2011175,8582,7561.59%
2010173,10242,50432.55%
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%

How Many People Live in Tippecanoe County, Indiana?

191,670

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White154,73283.15%
Asian14,8918.00%
Black or African American8,8444.75%
Two or More Races4,1562.23%
Some Other Race3,0751.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native3190.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander640.03%

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Median Age

28.1


Total

26.7


Male

29.8


Female

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Adults

There are 147,526 adults, (19,806 of whom are seniors) in Tippecanoe County, Indiana.

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Age Dependency

45.7

Age Dependency Ratio

15.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

91,089

48.95%

Male

94,992

51.05%

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Households and Families

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.1%20.9%
All54.2%45.8%
Male49.4%50.6%
Female38.8%61.2%
Non Family33.4%66.6%

54.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All68,7712.4754.2
Non Family29,6861.5733.4
Married29,5173.1179.1
Female6,9613.3338.8
Male2,6073.1849.4

3.06

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,9442.87%
9th to 12th Grade6,0155.86%
High School Graduate26,20725.55%
Some College21,30620.77%
Associates Degree8,2648.06%
Bachelors Degree21,12420.60%
Graduate Degree16,70116.28%

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White84,61779,04430,617
Hispanic6,7814,3601,130
Asian5,9355,4884,980
Black4,1553,831787
Other Race1,7711,068197
Multiple Races1,076872336
Native American11154
Islander5757

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 asian people with a rate of 83.91%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,584$42,383$28,429
Less Than High School$23,955$25,423$19,759
High School Grad$29,965$35,666$23,177
Some College$31,678$41,057$25,284
Bachelors Degree$44,094$56,121$36,523
Graduate Degree$59,115$74,385$48,494

$35,584

Average Earnings

$42,383

Average Male

$28,429

Average Female

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Language

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Language by Age

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Language

84.35% of Tippecanoe County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 15.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.19% of the population.

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Poverty

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White132,33821,84616.51%
Asian11,6265,31245.69%
Black8,2583,98748.28%
Hispanic14,3093,58425.05%
Multiple3,59585123.67%
Other2,99958419.47%
Native31711335.65%

20.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.22%

Male Poverty Rate

20.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tippecanoe County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tippecanoe County, Indiana is Black, with 48.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tippecanoe County, Indiana is White, with 16.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.57%
High School12.96%
Some College10.92%
Bachelors or Greater6.52%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.10%
Male Unemployed40.44%
Female Employed15.09%
Male Employed12.83%

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Income

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,486$66,595
Families$68,709$86,562
Married Families$83,847$100,656
Non Families$27,795$38,075

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Marital Status

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.2%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Veterans

8,014

Number of Veterans

7,495

Male Veterans

519

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,793
Second Gulf War1,496
First Gulf War1,340
Korea731
World War II374
Age Group Veterans
55 to 641,875
35 to 541,782
65 to 741,765
75+1,700
18 to 34892

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,6056.14%
Black2203.48%
Hispanic1611.71%
2 or More904.47%
Other532.46%
Asian460.36%

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Veterans by Education

4.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tippecanoe County, Indiana Employment Status

64%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Tippecanoe 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

60.69%

Born in Indiana

88.65%

Native Born

11.35%

Foreign Born

8.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.65% of Tippecanoe County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 60.69% having been born in Indiana. 8.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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%
  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