Americus, Indiana Population 2024

286

Americus is a city located in Tippecanoe County Indiana. Americus has a 2024 population of 286. Americus is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has increased by 22.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 234 in 2020.

The average household income in Americus is $120,048 with a poverty rate of 10.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Americus is 49.9 years, 47 years for males, and 55 years for females.

Americus Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Americus was:

  • White: 87.06%
  • Two or more races: 10.84%
  • Native American: 2.1%
  • Black or African American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
State
Indiana
Land Area (mi²)
1.3 sq mi
Density (mi²)
226.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
22.22% (52)
The current population of Americus, Indiana is 286 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 234.

Americus, Indiana Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White24987.06%
Two or more races3110.84%
Native American62.1%
Black or African American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Americus Population by Race

Americus Population Pyramid 2024

Americus Median Age

49.9

Total

47

Male

55

Female

Americus Adults

There are 245 adults, (57 of whom are seniors) in Americus.

Americus Age Dependency

52.1

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Americus Sex Ratio

Female13246.15%
Male15453.85%

Americus Population by Age

Americus Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1681.785.114.9
Non Family106076.423.6
Married453.311000
Female171.821000
Male000
showing: 5 rows

2.9

Average Family Size

1.7

Average Household Size

85.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Americus Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Americus Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Americus Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.71%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 59.13%.

Americus Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$35,658

Average Female

Americus Earnings by Educational Attainment

Americus Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Americus Language

90.84% of Americus residents speak only English, while 9.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.16% of the population.

Americus Language

Americus Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2492911.65%
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10.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.44%

Male Poverty Rate

12.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Americus

The race most likely to be in poverty in Americus is White, with 11.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Americus is White, with 11.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was . Among those working part-time, it was , and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.94%.

Americus Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Bachelors or Greater23.58%
Less Than 9th Grade
High School
Some College
showing: 4 rows

Americus Poverty Rate by Education

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed
Male Unemployed
Female Employed
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Americus Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Americus Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Americus Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

62.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Americus Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Americus Marriage

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

Americus Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Americus Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Americus Veterans by War

count

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Americus Veterans by Age

count

Americus Veterans by Race

Americus Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

Veteran Disability Rate

Americus Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

73.1%

Labor Force Participation

73.1%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Americus Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Americus Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Americus Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

68.53%

Born in Americus

86.71%

Native Born

13.29%

Foreign Born

11.19%

Non Citizen

2.1%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.71% of Americus residents were born in the United States, with 68.53% having been born in Indiana. 11.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Americus Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2024286
2023286
2022286-73-20.33%
202135912553.42%
2020234-58-19.86%
2019292-57-16.33%
2018349-45-11.42%
201739471.81%
2016387-22-5.38%
2015409-126-23.55%
2014535-216-28.76%
201375112119.21%
2012630-1-0.16%
201163120849.17%
2010423
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Americus Population by Year