Vanderburgh County, Indiana Population 2018

Vanderburgh County, Indiana's estimated population is 181,616 with a growth rate of -0.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Vanderburgh County, Indiana is the 8th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017181,616-76-0.04%
2016181,692-83-0.05%
2016181,775-142-0.08%
2015181,917-211-0.12%
2014182,1284080.22%
2013181,7206230.34%
2012181,0976630.37%
2011180,4346020.33%
2010179,83214,7748.95%
1990165,058-2,457-1.47%
1980167,515-1,257-0.74%
1970168,7722,9781.80%
1960165,7945,3723.35%
1950160,42229,63922.66%
1940130,78317,46315.41%
1930113,32021,02722.78%
192092,29314,85519.18%
191077,4385,6697.90%
190071,76911,96020.00%
189059,80917,61641.75%
188042,1939,04827.30%
187033,14512,59361.27%
186020,5529,13880.06%
185011,4145,16482.62%
18406,2503,639139.37%
18302,61181345.22%
18201,7980.00%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White156,287
Black or African American16,344
Two or More Races5,031
Asian1,923
Some Other Race1,474
American Indian and Alaska Native404
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander229

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

Vanderburgh 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

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Median Age

37.7


Total

36.5


Male

39.2


Female

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Adults

There are 141,901 adults, (27,799 of which are seniors) in Vanderburgh County, Indiana.

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Age Dependency

59.2

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

93,783

51.62%

Male

87,909

48.38%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Households and Families

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
All63%37%
Male54.5%45.5%
Non Family49.2%50.8%
Female42.4%57.6%

63.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All74,3132.3563
Married32,0413.0482.8
Non Family29,5881.2349.2
Female9,5643.2742.4
Male3,1203.0754.5

3.01

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Households

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0842.52%
9th to 12th Grade9,4347.70%
High School Graduate41,38133.78%
Some College27,82522.72%
Associates Degree10,2638.38%
Bachelors Degree19,67916.07%
Graduate Degree10,8248.84%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White107,74397,90327,947
Black9,9178,3671,302
Hispanic2,0951,192359
Asian1,3841,298555
Multiple Races1,090992278
Other Race62521958
Native American27522453
Islander1061067

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 40.10%.

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,169$40,521$27,140
Less Than High School$18,732$20,675$15,553
High School Grad$27,171$32,704$22,566
Some College$31,130$41,046$25,646
Bachelors Degree$41,676$53,007$35,708
Graduate Degree$53,498$68,109$47,740

$32,169

Average Earnings

$40,521

Average Male

$27,140

Average Female

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Language

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Language by Age

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Language

96.07% of Vanderburgh County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 3.93% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.78% of the population.

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Poverty

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White147,61020,19813.68%
Black15,6826,07038.71%
Hispanic4,3841,59836.45%
Multiple4,8921,26225.80%
Other1,40246433.10%
Asian1,84433618.22%
Native38320954.57%
Islander2238236.77%

16.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.98%

Male Poverty Rate

18.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vanderburgh County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vanderburgh County, Indiana is Native, with 54.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vanderburgh County, Indiana is White, with 13.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.62%.

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.97%
High School14.44%
Some College12.23%
Bachelors or Greater4.07%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.31%
Male Unemployed39.74%
Female Employed11.79%
Male Employed6.59%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Income

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,311$60,911
Families$58,797$75,075
Married Families$72,947$90,252
Non Families$28,046$37,465

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Marital Status

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Vanderburgh 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 55To64.

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Veterans

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Veterans by War

12,071

Number of Veterans

11,369

Male Veterans

702

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,236
First Gulf War1,771
Korea1,532
Second Gulf War1,214
World War II882

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+3,406
65 to 743,171
35 to 542,412
55 to 642,221
18 to 34861

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White11,0548.83%
Black8467.24%
2 or More904.92%
Hispanic501.82%
Indian3411.49%
Other252.61%
Asian221.28%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Veterans by Education

6.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Employment Status

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Employment by Age

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Employment by Race

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Vanderburgh County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Evansville120081119477-604-0.50%
Darmstadt14071466594.19%
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