Vanderburgh County, Indiana Population 2019

Vanderburgh County, Indiana's estimated population is 180,900 with a growth rate of -0.22% 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
2018180,974740.04%
2017180,900-406-0.22%
2016181,306-143-0.08%
2015181,449-486-0.27%
2014181,9353540.19%
2013181,5815500.30%
2012181,0315810.32%
2011180,4506080.34%
2010179,84214,7848.96%
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%

How Many People Live in Vanderburgh County, Indiana?

180,900

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White155,76185.66%
Black or African American16,6329.15%
Two or More Races4,7912.63%
Asian2,2461.24%
Some Other Race1,7660.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native3740.21%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2610.14%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Median Age

37.9


Total

36.8


Male

39.5


Female

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Adults

There are 142,189 adults, (28,459 of whom are seniors) in Vanderburgh County, Indiana.

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Age Dependency

59.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

93,962

51.68%

Male

87,869

48.32%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Households and Families

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.4%16.6%
All64.1%35.9%
Male61%39%
Non Family49%51%
Female46.4%53.6%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All74,9232.3464.1
Married32,4133.0183.4
Non Family30,2351.2549
Female9,3203.2646.4
Male2,9553.1461

2.99

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,2422.63%
9th to 12th Grade9,7387.90%
High School Graduate40,26032.66%
Some College26,92421.84%
Associates Degree10,8228.78%
Bachelors Degree20,69716.79%
Graduate Degree11,5749.39%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White108,14797,75829,432
Black9,9738,3861,370
Hispanic2,1771,381394
Asian1,4821,368704
Multiple Races1,2321,154325
Other Race76436667
Native American25322852
Islander1171177

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 47.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,592$41,512$27,749
Less Than High School$19,022$21,359$15,279
High School Grad$27,305$33,905$22,080
Some College$32,047$42,240$26,155
Bachelors Degree$43,184$55,364$36,586
Graduate Degree$52,398$73,915$47,565

$33,592

Average Earnings

$41,512

Average Male

$27,749

Average Female

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Language

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Language by Age

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Language

95.85% of Vanderburgh County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 4.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.84% of the population.

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Poverty

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White147,33422,16515.04%
Black15,9875,83236.48%
Hispanic4,4311,83041.30%
Multiple4,6691,13824.37%
Other1,62164239.61%
Asian2,13630814.42%
Native35518953.24%
Islander2619737.16%

17.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.02%

Male Poverty Rate

19.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vanderburgh County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vanderburgh County, Indiana is Native, with 53.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vanderburgh County, Indiana is Asian, with 14.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.98%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.02%
High School15.74%
Some College12.44%
Bachelors or Greater4.63%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed46.57%
Female Unemployed44.69%
Female Employed12.15%
Male Employed6.94%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Income

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,815$63,702
Families$61,785$79,669
Married Families$75,868$95,209
Non Families$28,078$38,076

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Marital Status

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.0%

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

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Veterans

11,622

Number of Veterans

10,895

Male Veterans

727

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4,241
First Gulf War1,814
Second Gulf War1,356
Korea1,351
World War II647
Age Group Veterans
75+3,207
65 to 743,181
35 to 542,403
55 to 641,934
18 to 34897

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White10,4878.39%
Black1,0058.49%
2 or More743.93%
Hispanic321.14%
Indian217.72%
Other191.71%
Asian160.84%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Veterans by Education

7.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Employment Status

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Vanderburgh 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

70.01%

Born in Indiana

97.01%

Native Born

2.99%

Foreign Born

1.75%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.01% of Vanderburgh County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 70.01% having been born in Indiana. 1.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Vanderburgh County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Evansville120081119477-604-0.50%
Darmstadt14071466594.19%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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