Vigo County, Indiana Population 2019

Vigo County, Indiana's estimated population is 107,681 with a growth rate of -0.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Vigo County, Indiana is the 17th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018107,386-295-0.27%
2017107,681-170-0.16%
2016107,8512650.25%
2015107,586-374-0.35%
2014107,960-282-0.26%
2013108,242-326-0.30%
2012108,5682250.21%
2011108,3434600.43%
2010107,8831,7761.67%
1990106,107-6,278-5.59%
1980112,385-2,143-1.87%
1970114,5286,0705.60%
1960108,4583,2983.14%
1950105,1605,4515.47%
194099,7098480.86%
193098,861-1,351-1.35%
1920100,21212,28213.97%
191087,93025,89541.74%
190062,03511,84023.59%
189050,1954,5379.94%
188045,65812,10936.09%
187033,54911,03248.99%
186022,5177,22847.28%
185015,2893,21326.61%
184012,0766,310109.43%
18305,7662,37670.09%
18203,3900.00%

How Many People Live in Vigo County, Indiana?

107,681

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White94,17787.43%
Black or African American6,6396.16%
Two or More Races3,9203.64%
Asian2,0311.89%
Some Other Race7060.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native2060.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander440.04%

Vigo County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Vigo County, Indiana Median Age

36.1


Total

34.6


Male

37.9


Female

Vigo County, Indiana Adults

There are 85,432 adults, (16,231 of whom are seniors) in Vigo County, Indiana.

Vigo County, Indiana Age Dependency

55.7

Age Dependency Ratio

23.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Vigo County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

53,072

49.27%

Male

54,651

50.73%

Vigo County, Indiana Households and Families

Vigo County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Vigo County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.5%18.5%
All60.5%39.5%
Male55.2%44.8%
Non Family45.3%54.7%
Female39.7%60.3%

60.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All41,1642.460.5
Married17,5733.0681.5
Non Family16,2631.2945.3
Female5,4163.1939.7
Male1,9123.4155.2

3

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Vigo County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0813.01%
9th to 12th Grade6,3419.18%
High School Graduate22,27332.25%
Some College16,29923.60%
Associates Degree5,8108.41%
Bachelors Degree10,05114.55%
Graduate Degree6,2068.99%

Vigo County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White60,77353,75114,453
Black4,1303,318633
Hispanic1,6161,353274
Multiple Races1,3091,134138
Asian1,1441,052771
Other Race516370113
Native American200125
Islander444428

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 67.40%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,969$36,741$26,075
Less Than High School$19,506$23,637$15,740
High School Grad$25,529$30,792$20,055
Some College$30,646$38,294$24,606
Bachelors Degree$43,524$54,136$36,521
Graduate Degree$54,420$59,783$51,542

$30,969

Average Earnings

$36,741

Average Male

$26,075

Average Female

Vigo County, Indiana Language

Vigo County, Indiana Language by Age

Vigo County, Indiana Language

95.27% of Vigo County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 4.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.71% of the population.

Vigo County, Indiana Poverty

Vigo County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White86,65215,41517.79%
Black4,6201,94642.12%
Multiple3,5051,25235.72%
Hispanic2,15866931.00%
Asian1,90041021.58%
Other48417636.36%
Native731520.55%

19.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.28%

Male Poverty Rate

21.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vigo County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vigo County, Indiana is Black, with 42.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vigo County, Indiana is White, with 17.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.60%
High School15.37%
Some College13.87%
Bachelors or Greater5.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.81%
Male Unemployed38.38%
Female Employed13.67%
Male Employed9.78%

Vigo County, Indiana Income

Vigo County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,030$56,796
Families$54,425$69,875
Married Families$68,490$83,781
Non Families$25,054$34,355

Vigo County, Indiana Marital Status

Vigo County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.6%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Vigo County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Vigo County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Vigo County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Vigo County, Indiana Veterans

7,411

Number of Veterans

6,806

Male Veterans

605

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,412
Second Gulf War1,434
First Gulf War1,362
Korea486
World War II404
Age Group Veterans
35 to 542,009
65 to 741,708
75+1,469
55 to 641,409
18 to 34816

Vigo County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,6998.92%
Black3826.85%
2 or More22010.01%
Hispanic1587.68%
Other548.94%
Indian3216.00%
Asian241.48%

Vigo County, Indiana Veterans by Education

8.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vigo County, Indiana Employment Status

58.7%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Vigo 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

73.16%

Born in Indiana

96.75%

Native Born

3.25%

Foreign Born

2.02%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.75% of Vigo County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 73.16% having been born in Indiana. 2.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Vigo County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Terre Haute6078560852670.11%
West Terre Haute22362219-17-0.76%
Seelyville10291022-7-0.68%
Riley221218-3-1.36%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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