Union County, Indiana Population 2019

Union County, Indiana's estimated population is 7,162 with a growth rate of 0.31% 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
20187,037-125-1.75%
20177,162220.31%
20167,140-45-0.63%
20157,185-56-0.77%
20147,241-66-0.90%
20137,307-45-0.61%
20127,352-143-1.91%
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%

How Many People Live in Union County, Indiana?

7,162

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,92595.85%
Two or More Races2573.56%
Asian340.47%
Black or African American80.11%
Some Other Race10.01%

Union County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Union County, Indiana Median Age

43.3


Total

38.6


Male

45.3


Female

Union County, Indiana Adults

There are 5,549 adults, (1,299 of whom are seniors) in Union County, Indiana.

Union County, Indiana Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Union County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

3,567

49.37%

Male

3,658

50.63%

Union County, Indiana Households and Families

Union County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Union County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.2%13.8%
All72.6%27.4%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Male53.3%46.7%
Female45.9%54.1%

72.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8602.572.6
Married1,4163.0986.2
Non Family1,1301.262.2
Female2074.545.9
Male1074.6453.3

3.2

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Union County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1302.61%
9th to 12th Grade4489.01%
High School Graduate2,35447.34%
Some College90418.18%
Associates Degree2635.29%
Bachelors Degree58211.70%
Graduate Degree2925.87%

Union County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8584,301874
Multiple Races7251
Asian3434
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 white people with a rate of 17.99%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,277$34,682$26,295
Less Than High School$26,700$31,023$16,574
High School Grad$26,946$33,690$19,306
Some College$31,122$40,595$28,790
Bachelors Degree$34,007$33,897$35,080
Graduate Degree$54,261$65,909$52,452

$30,277

Average Earnings

$34,682

Average Male

$26,295

Average Female

Union County, Indiana Language

Union County, Indiana Language by Age

Union County, Indiana Language

99.38% of Union County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 0.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.50% of the population.

Union County, Indiana Poverty

Union County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,8095758.44%
Multiple25372.77%
Hispanic11100.00%
Other11100.00%

8.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.94%

Male Poverty Rate

9.52%

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 2.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.81%
High School9.34%
Bachelors or Greater5.38%
Some College4.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed20.29%
Female Employed6.36%
Male Employed2.69%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Union County, Indiana Income

Union County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,531$54,189
Families$57,755$65,683
Married Families$60,950-
Non Families$28,348$33,370

Union County, Indiana Marital Status

Union County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Union County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Union County, Indiana Veterans

639

Number of Veterans

636

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam215
First Gulf War127
Korea55
Second Gulf War50
World War II19

Union County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White63711.72%
Black225.00%

Union County, Indiana Veterans by Education

5.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Union County, Indiana Employment Status

61%

Labor Force Participation

58.6%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Union 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

45.41%

Born in Indiana

99.50%

Native Born

0.50%

Foreign Born

0.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.50% of Union County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 45.41% having been born in Indiana. 0.10% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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%
  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