Wabash County, Indiana Population 2019

Wabash County, Indiana's estimated population is 31,410 with a growth rate of -0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wabash County, Indiana is the 54th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201831,280-130-0.41%
201731,410-94-0.30%
201631,504-355-1.11%
201531,859-242-0.75%
201432,101-169-0.52%
201332,270-115-0.36%
201232,385-178-0.55%
201132,563-285-0.87%
201032,848-2,221-6.33%
199035,069-1,571-4.29%
198036,6401,0873.06%
197035,5532,9489.04%
196032,6053,55812.25%
195029,0472,4469.20%
194026,6011,4315.69%
193025,170-2,061-7.57%
192027,2313051.13%
191026,926-1,309-4.64%
190028,2351,1094.09%
189027,1261,8857.47%
188025,2413,93618.47%
187021,3053,75821.42%
186017,5475,40944.56%
185012,1389,382340.42%
18402,7560.00%

How Many People Live in Wabash County, Indiana?

31,410

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White30,49395.75%
Two or More Races4491.41%
Some Other Race3441.08%
Black or African American2790.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native2170.68%
Asian660.21%

Wabash County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Wabash County, Indiana Median Age

42


Total

40.8


Male

43.7


Female

Wabash County, Indiana Adults

There are 25,065 adults, (6,202 of whom are seniors) in Wabash County, Indiana.

Wabash County, Indiana Age Dependency

68.8

Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Wabash County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

16,280

51.12%

Male

15,568

48.88%

Wabash County, Indiana Households and Families

Wabash County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wabash County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
Male82.2%17.8%
All74%26%
Non Family61.4%38.6%
Female49.6%50.4%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,9202.3274
Married6,7672.9186.5
Non Family4,4881.1661.4
Female1,2673.1449.6
Male3982.5282.2

2.87

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wabash County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6633.04%
9th to 12th Grade1,7948.23%
High School Graduate9,15741.99%
Some College4,40620.20%
Associates Degree1,7087.83%
Bachelors Degree2,38810.95%
Graduate Degree1,6947.77%

Wabash County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,88918,6153,972
Hispanic39229161
Native American20918420
Other Race19912812
Multiple Races19015515
Black8666
Asian373014

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,228$40,123$25,310
Less Than High School$22,885$30,887$13,790
High School Grad$30,061$35,983$20,009
Some College$31,742$42,447$24,356
Bachelors Degree$41,439$54,219$35,461
Graduate Degree$50,438$45,375$51,149

$32,228

Average Earnings

$40,123

Average Male

$25,310

Average Female

Wabash County, Indiana Language

Wabash County, Indiana Language by Age

Wabash County, Indiana Language

97.00% of Wabash County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 3.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.13% of the population.

Wabash County, Indiana Poverty

Wabash County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,4353,81313.41%
Multiple4097117.36%
Hispanic726679.23%
Black1622012.35%
Native209178.13%
Asian66710.61%
Other31410.32%

13.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.14%

Male Poverty Rate

15.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wabash County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wabash County, Indiana is Multiple, with 17.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wabash County, Indiana is Other, with 0.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.58%
High School9.26%
Some College7.71%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.69%
Male Unemployed12.98%
Female Employed8.01%
Male Employed5.86%

Wabash County, Indiana Income

Wabash County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,052$59,069
Families$58,589$69,752
Married Families$65,883-
Non Families$29,536$36,961

Wabash County, Indiana Marital Status

Wabash County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Wabash County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Wabash 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.

Wabash County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Wabash County, Indiana Veterans

2,118

Number of Veterans

2,011

Male Veterans

107

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam874
Korea240
First Gulf War218
Second Gulf War184
World War II113

Wabash County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0668.59%
Indian2812.90%
Black1910.38%
Asian511.11%
Hispanic10.19%

Wabash County, Indiana Veterans by Education

7.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wabash County, Indiana Employment Status

61.5%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wabash 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

79.26%

Born in Indiana

98.59%

Native Born

1.41%

Foreign Born

0.79%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.59% of Wabash County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 79.26% having been born in Indiana. 0.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Wabash County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wabash1067010253-417-3.91%
North Manchester61125907-205-3.35%
La Fontaine875852-23-2.63%
Roann479465-14-2.92%
Lagro415402-13-3.13%
  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