Wabash County, Indiana Population 2018

Wabash County, Indiana's estimated population is 31,443 with a growth rate of -2.28% 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
201731,443-734-2.28%
201632,1776261.98%
201631,551-319-1.00%
201531,870-236-0.74%
201432,106-162-0.50%
201332,268-118-0.36%
201232,386-183-0.56%
201132,569-276-0.84%
201032,845-2,224-6.34%
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%

Wabash County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White30,763
Two or More Races518
Some Other Race384
Black or African American269
American Indian and Alaska Native205
Asian38

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

Wabash 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

Wabash County, Indiana Median Age

42.1


Total

40.8


Male

43.8


Female

Wabash County, Indiana Adults

There are 25,227 adults, (6,242 of which are seniors) in Wabash County, Indiana.

Wabash County, Indiana Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wabash County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

16,402

50.97%

Male

15,775

49.03%

Wabash County, Indiana Households and Families

Wabash County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wabash County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All74.6%25.4%
Male71.6%28.4%
Non Family61.8%38.2%
Female51.5%48.5%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wabash County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,7672.3774.6
Married6,9442.9386.7
Non Family4,1651.1661.8
Female1,2603.0851.5
Male3982.8471.6

2.89

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wabash County, Indiana Households

Wabash County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7643.48%
9th to 12th Grade1,8858.58%
High School Graduate9,22942.01%
Some College4,37519.91%
Associates Degree1,6987.73%
Bachelors Degree2,43311.07%
Graduate Degree1,5877.22%

Wabash County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,08418,6483,926
Hispanic39226140
Other Race213114
Multiple Races18215519
Native American17715222
Black10678
Asian241513

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.45%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 54.17%.

Wabash County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,414$39,670$24,152
Less Than High School$25,438$31,686$18,375
High School Grad$30,094$36,489$20,205
Some College$30,824$40,592$22,639
Bachelors Degree$38,933$50,264$34,942
Graduate Degree$48,777$43,583$50,132

$31,414

Average Earnings

$39,670

Average Male

$24,152

Average Female

Wabash County, Indiana Language

Wabash County, Indiana Language by Age

Wabash County, Indiana Language

96.92% of Wabash County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 3.08% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.11% of the population.

Wabash County, Indiana Poverty

Wabash County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,7153,58412.48%
Multiple47816534.52%
Hispanic729506.86%
Black1882814.89%
Asian38923.68%
Native20031.50%

12.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.59%

Male Poverty Rate

14.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wabash County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wabash County, Indiana is Multiple, with 34.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wabash County, Indiana is Native, with 1.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.46%.

Wabash County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.15%
Some College8.27%
High School7.69%
Bachelors or Greater3.38%

Wabash County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.11%
Male Unemployed12.24%
Female Employed7.28%
Male Employed4.74%

Wabash County, Indiana Income

Wabash County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,473$58,001
Families$55,855$67,262
Married Families$63,768$
Non Families$30,042$36,900

Wabash County, Indiana Marital Status

Wabash County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Wabash County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Wabash County, Indiana Veterans

Wabash County, Indiana Veterans by War

2,085

Number of Veterans

2,014

Male Veterans

71

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam780
Korea310
First Gulf War229
Second Gulf War161
World War II104

Wabash County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74619
75+574
35 to 54464
55 to 64313
18 to 34115

Wabash County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0278.35%
Indian3115.58%
Black2715.79%
Hispanic234.64%

Wabash County, Indiana Veterans by Education

6.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wabash County, Indiana Employment Status

Wabash County, Indiana Employment by Age

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

57.1%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Wabash County, Indiana Employment by Race

Wabash County, Indiana Employment by Education

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%
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