Whitley County, Indiana Population 2018

Whitley County, Indiana's estimated population is 33,756 with a growth rate of 1.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Whitley County, Indiana is the 47th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201733,7564021.21%
201633,354-130-0.39%
201633,484400.12%
201533,44450.01%
201433,4391590.48%
201333,280-52-0.16%
201233,332-22-0.07%
201133,354-2-0.01%
201033,3565,70520.63%
199027,6511,4365.48%
198026,2152,82012.05%
197023,3952,44111.65%
196020,9542,12611.29%
195018,8281,82710.75%
194017,0011,0706.72%
193015,9312711.73%
192015,660-1,232-7.29%
191016,892-436-2.52%
190017,328-440-2.48%
189017,7688274.88%
188016,9412,54217.65%
187014,3993,66934.19%
186010,7305,540106.74%
18505,1903,953319.56%
18401,2370.00%

Whitley County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White32,300
Two or More Races613
American Indian and Alaska Native153
Black or African American130
Asian122
Some Other Race36

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

Whitley 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

Whitley County, Indiana Median Age

41.3


Total

40.1


Male

42.8


Female

Whitley County, Indiana Adults

There are 25,549 adults, (5,403 of which are seniors) in Whitley County, Indiana.

Whitley County, Indiana Age Dependency

65.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Whitley County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

16,694

50.05%

Male

16,660

49.95%

Whitley County, Indiana Households and Families

Whitley County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Whitley County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.3%10.7%
Male83.3%16.7%
All80.1%19.9%
Female72.6%27.4%
Non Family63.8%36.2%

80.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Whitley County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,2322.4980.1
Married7,5073.0189.3
Non Family3,8231.1763.8
Female1,2303.1472.6
Male6722.983.3

2.94

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Whitley County, Indiana Households

Whitley County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6032.63%
9th to 12th Grade1,6577.23%
High School Graduate9,48841.37%
Some College4,94621.57%
Associates Degree2,0448.91%
Bachelors Degree2,62811.46%
Graduate Degree1,5666.83%

Whitley County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,15020,0814,133
Hispanic332195
Multiple Races3092388
Native American12912915
Asian909038
Black7041
Other Race3217

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 42.22%.

Whitley County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,750$44,571$26,582
Less Than High School$19,714$22,038$14,923
High School Grad$32,391$41,369$24,035
Some College$36,040$46,498$26,007
Bachelors Degree$42,149$60,513$38,250
Graduate Degree$59,773$66,563$54,722

$35,750

Average Earnings

$44,571

Average Male

$26,582

Average Female

Whitley County, Indiana Language

Whitley County, Indiana Language by Age

Whitley County, Indiana Language

97.83% of Whitley County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.17% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.08% of the population.

Whitley County, Indiana Poverty

Whitley County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,5562,4827.87%
Multiple58126545.61%
Hispanic59820333.95%
Asian1223024.59%
Black842428.57%

8.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.41%

Male Poverty Rate

10.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Whitley County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Whitley County, Indiana is Multiple, with 45.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Whitley County, Indiana is White, with 7.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.94%.

Whitley County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.50%
High School6.48%
Some College5.46%
Bachelors or Greater3.11%

Whitley County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.94%
Female Unemployed25.99%
Female Employed5.74%
Male Employed2.56%

Whitley County, Indiana Income

Whitley County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,837$67,210
Families$65,584$77,258
Married Families$71,556$
Non Families$29,644$37,573

Whitley County, Indiana Marital Status

Whitley County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Whitley County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Whitley County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Whitley County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Whitley County, Indiana Veterans

Whitley County, Indiana Veterans by War

2,571

Number of Veterans

2,349

Male Veterans

222

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,191
First Gulf War303
Second Gulf War301
Korea174
World War II107

Whitley County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74778
35 to 54633
55 to 64551
75+407
18 to 34202

Whitley County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,56710.35%
Hispanic7619.24%
Indian21.55%
Black21.77%

Whitley County, Indiana Veterans by Education

2.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Whitley County, Indiana Employment Status

Whitley County, Indiana Employment by Age

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Whitley County, Indiana Employment by Race

Whitley County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Whitley County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Columbia City874788611141.30%
Churubusco17961811150.84%
South Whitley17841740-44-2.47%
Larwill283281-2-0.71%
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