White County, Indiana Population 2019

White County, Indiana's estimated population is 24,165 with a growth rate of 0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. White County, Indiana is the 63rd largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201824,133-32-0.13%
201724,165900.37%
201624,075-203-0.84%
201524,278-158-0.65%
201424,436320.13%
201324,404-65-0.27%
201224,469-126-0.51%
201124,595-92-0.37%
201024,6871,4226.11%
199023,265-602-2.52%
198023,8672,87213.68%
197020,9951,2866.52%
196019,7091,6679.24%
195018,0421,0055.90%
194017,0371,2067.62%
193015,831-1,520-8.76%
192017,351-251-1.43%
191017,602-1,536-8.03%
190019,1383,46722.12%
189015,6711,87613.60%
188013,7953,24130.71%
187010,5542,29627.80%
18608,2583,49773.45%
18504,7612,929159.88%
18401,8320.00%

How Many People Live in White County, Indiana?

24,165

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,32991.97%
Some Other Race1,3225.45%
Two or More Races4101.69%
Black or African American1120.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native610.25%
Asian450.19%

White County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

White County, Indiana Median Age

42


Total

40.7


Male

43.3


Female

White County, Indiana Adults

There are 18,600 adults, (4,580 of whom are seniors) in White County, Indiana.

White County, Indiana Age Dependency

73.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

White County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

12,094

49.81%

Male

12,185

50.19%

White County, Indiana Households and Families

White County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

White County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
All78.4%21.6%
Non Family72.3%27.7%
Female56.7%43.3%
Male53.8%46.2%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,7232.4778.4
Married5,3183.0388
Non Family2,9751.1772.3
Female8723.0256.7
Male5583.2153.8

2.93

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

White County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6633.96%
9th to 12th Grade1,1636.95%
High School Graduate6,89241.20%
Some College3,56021.28%
Associates Degree1,6679.96%
Bachelors Degree1,78110.65%
Graduate Degree1,0036.00%

White County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,53914,3382,744
Hispanic92437834
Other Race67125419
Multiple Races167846
Native American4441
Black4040
Asian38315

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.66%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,845$40,665$26,242
Less Than High School$25,813$26,015$25,500
High School Grad$30,040$38,415$21,582
Some College$31,428$40,968$25,405
Bachelors Degree$47,216$63,214$40,811
Graduate Degree$55,500$49,300$57,250

$32,845

Average Earnings

$40,665

Average Male

$26,242

Average Female

White County, Indiana Language

White County, Indiana Language by Age

White County, Indiana Language

92.04% of White County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 7.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.74% of the population.

White County, Indiana Poverty

White County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,4971,8398.55%
Hispanic1,87436619.53%
Other1,28726820.82%
Multiple4019122.69%
Native614980.33%
Asian45817.78%

9.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.95%

Male Poverty Rate

11.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in White County, Indiana is Native, with 80.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in White County, Indiana is White, with 8.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.95%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.26%
High School9.13%
Some College5.27%
Bachelors or Greater1.33%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.84%
Male Unemployed10.15%
Female Employed4.62%
Male Employed4.50%

White County, Indiana Income

White County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,404$64,465
Families$62,303$72,666
Married Families$66,765-
Non Families$31,615$40,255

White County, Indiana Marital Status

White County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

White County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

White 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 35-44.

White County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

White County, Indiana Veterans

1,811

Number of Veterans

1,682

Male Veterans

129

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam722
First Gulf War289
Korea244
World War II90
Second Gulf War80

White County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,76010.10%
2 or More5120.90%
Hispanic171.61%

White County, Indiana Veterans by Education

5.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

White County, Indiana Employment Status

62.3%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

White 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

75.11%

Born in Indiana

95.43%

Native Born

4.57%

Foreign Born

3.34%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.43% of White County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 75.11% having been born in Indiana. 3.34% 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 White County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Monticello53785261-117-2.18%
Monon17771725-52-2.93%
Brookston15541515-39-2.51%
Wolcott1001977-24-2.40%
Reynolds533517-16-3.00%
Chalmers508497-11-2.17%
Burnettsville346337-9-2.60%
  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