Union County, Indiana Population 2018

Union County, Indiana's estimated population is 7,200 with a growth rate of -0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Union County, Indiana is the 91st largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,200-51-0.70%
20167,251831.16%
20167,168-32-0.44%
20157,200-49-0.68%
20147,249-58-0.79%
20137,307-44-0.60%
20127,351-144-1.92%
20117,495-42-0.56%
20107,5375618.04%
19906,9761161.69%
19806,8602784.22%
19706,5821251.94%
19606,457450.70%
19506,4123956.56%
19406,0171372.33%
19305,880-141-2.34%
19206,021-239-3.82%
19106,260-488-7.23%
19006,748-258-3.68%
18907,006-667-8.69%
18807,6731,33221.01%
18706,341-768-10.80%
18607,1091652.38%
18506,944-1,073-13.38%
18408,017730.92%
18307,9440.00%

Union County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,973
Two or More Races225
Asian40
Black or African American12
Some Other Race1

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

Union 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

Union County, Indiana Median Age

43.1


Total

38.9


Male

44.9


Female

Union County, Indiana Adults

There are 5,569 adults, (1,254 of which are seniors) in Union County, Indiana.

Union County, Indiana Age Dependency

68.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Union County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

3,599

49.63%

Male

3,652

50.37%

Union County, Indiana Households and Families

Union County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Union County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
Male74.4%25.6%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family58.1%41.9%
Female50.2%49.8%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Union County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9172.4672.7
Married1,4533.0587.5
Non Family1,0781.1658.1
Female2654.0650.2
Male1213.4974.4

3.08

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Union County, Indiana Households

Union County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1392.79%
9th to 12th Grade4509.05%
High School Graduate2,22144.65%
Some College92518.60%
Associates Degree3166.35%
Bachelors Degree57611.58%
Graduate Degree3476.98%

Union County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8514,288923
Multiple Races7448
Asian4040
Black88
Hispanic11
Other Race11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 19.03%.

Union County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,752$36,512$24,544
Less Than High School$27,750$30,888$15,739
High School Grad$24,770$31,532$19,958
Some College$30,076$41,477$23,750
Bachelors Degree$35,000$35,833$34,375
Graduate Degree$67,109$68,750$53,036

$29,752

Average Earnings

$36,512

Average Male

$24,544

Average Female

Union County, Indiana Language

Union County, Indiana Language by Age

Union County, Indiana Language

99.37% of Union County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 0.63% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.51% of the population.

Union County, Indiana Poverty

Union County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,8926629.61%
Multiple218188.26%
Hispanic11100.00%
Other11100.00%

9.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.30%

Male Poverty Rate

10.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Union County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Union County, Indiana is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Union County, Indiana is Multiple, with 8.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.51%.

Union County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.13%
High School8.90%
Some College7.03%
Bachelors or Greater5.20%

Union County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.52%
Male Unemployed12.50%
Female Employed5.40%
Male Employed3.50%

Union County, Indiana Income

Union County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,104$54,452
Families$58,196$67,032
Married Families$60,544$
Non Families$25,640$29,909

Union County, Indiana Marital Status

Union County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Union County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Union 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.

Union County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Union County, Indiana Veterans

Union County, Indiana Veterans by War

610

Number of Veterans

602

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam234
First Gulf War159
Second Gulf War46
Korea45
World War II32

Union County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54221
65 to 74211
75+108
55 to 6445
18 to 3425

Union County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White60811.19%
Black216.67%

Union County, Indiana Veterans by Education

6.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Union County, Indiana Employment Status

Union County, Indiana Employment by Age

60.8%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Union County, Indiana Employment by Race

Union County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Union County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Liberty21332046-87-4.08%
West College Corner676645-31-4.59%
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