Argos, Indiana Population 2021

1,622
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Argos is a city located in Marshall County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,622, it is the 238th largest city in Indiana and the 8417th largest city in the United States . Argos is currently declining at a rate of -0.12% annually and its population has decreased by -4.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,691 in 2010. Argos reached it's highest population of 1,687 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Argos has a population density of 1,262 people per square mile.

The average household income in Argos is $53,500 with a poverty rate of 20.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $760 per month, and the median house value is $81,900. The median age in Argos is 32.7 years, 33.2 years for males, and 30.8 years for females.

Argos Demographics

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

  • White: 99.11%
  • Black or African American: 0.55%
  • Two or more races: 0.22%
  • Other race: 0.11%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Argos, Indiana is 1,622 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,628.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,691.

Argos, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,78699.11%
Black or African American100.55%
Two or More Races40.22%
Some Other Race20.11%
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Argos Population by Race

Argos Population Pyramid $2021

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Argos Median Age

32.7


Total

33.2


Male

30.8


Female

Argos Adults

There are 1,279 adults, (225 of whom are seniors) in Argos.

Argos Age Dependency

71

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Argos Sex Ratio

Female

855

47.45%

Male

947

52.55%

Argos Population by Age

Argos Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Argos Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
Female65.4%34.6%
All64.6%35.4%
Male51%49%
Non Family36.9%63.1%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Argos Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6612.7364.6
Married3073.487
Non Family2251.4936.9
Female783.465.4
Male513.0851

3.28

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Argos Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade373.24%
9th to 12th Grade14012.25%
High School Graduate48041.99%
Some College26022.75%
Associates Degree948.22%
Bachelors Degree948.22%
Graduate Degree383.32%
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Argos Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Argos Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,115950132
Hispanic2412
Black44
Other Race22

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 11.84%.

Argos Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,375$37,742$24,861
Less Than 9th Grade$18,571$22,083$2,639
High School Graduate$36,544$39,911$26,953
Some College$23,611$32,500$19,773
Bachelors Degree$42,188$78,438$40,833
Graduate Degree$34,375$$32,031

$31,375

Average Earnings

$37,742

Average Male

$24,861

Average Female

Argos Earnings by Educational Attainment

Argos Language by Age

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Argos Language

97.13% of Argos residents speak only English, while 2.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.75% of the population.

Argos Language

Argos Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,71034720.29%
Black1010100.00%
Hispanic43613.95%

20.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.41%

Male Poverty Rate

24.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Argos

The race most likely to be in poverty in Argos is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Argos is Hispanic, with 13.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.38%.

Argos Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.81%
Some College12.71%
High School12.29%
Bachelors or Greater8.33%

Argos Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed45.83%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed13.79%
Male Employed12.73%

Argos Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Argos Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,298$53,500
Families$52,411$61,449
Married Families$66,250-
Non Families$29,875$35,548
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Income by Household Type

Argos Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Argos Married by Age and Sex

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Argos Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Argos Marital Status by Race

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Argos Marital Status

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107

Number of Veterans

105

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam28
Second Gulf War25
Korea8
First Gulf War7
World War II

Argos Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6434
65 to 7420
18 to 3419
75+18
35 to 5416

Argos Veterans by Age

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Argos Veterans by Race

Argos Veterans by Education

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1.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Argos Veterans by Education

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68.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Argos Employment by Age

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Argos Employment by Race

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Argos Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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83.46%

Born in Argos

97.95%

Native Born

2.05%

Foreign Born

1.33%

Non Citizen

0.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.95% of Argos residents were born in the United States, with 83.46% having been born in Indiana. 1.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Argos Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,622-2-0.12%
20201,624-2-0.12%
20191,626-2-0.12%
20181,628-7-0.43%
20171,635-6-0.37%
20161,641-7-0.42%
20151,648-8-0.48%
20141,656-8-0.48%
20131,664-5-0.30%
20121,669-5-0.30%
20111,674-13-0.77%
20101,6870.00%

Argos Population by Year