Argos, Indiana Population 2020

1,615

Argos is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,615, it is the 240th largest city in Indiana and the 8438th largest city in the United States. Argos is currently declining at a rate of -0.31% annually and its population has decreased by -4.49% 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 1,256 people per square mile.

The average household income in Argos is $52,931 with a poverty rate of 19.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $748 per month, and the median house value is $81,400. The median age in Argos is 32.1 years, 32.4 years for males, and 30.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.7 males.

Argos Demographics

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

  • White: 98.77%
  • Two or more races: 0.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.28%
  • 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 1,615, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,625.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,691.

Argos, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,77398.77%
Two or More Races150.84%
Black or African American50.28%
Some Other Race20.11%

Argos Population Pyramid 2020

Argos Median Age

32.1


Total

32.4


Male

30.7


Female

Argos Adults

There are 1,259 adults, (230 of whom are seniors) in Argos.

Argos Age Dependency

74.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Argos Sex Ratio

Female

856

47.69%

Male

939

52.31%

Argos Households and Families

Argos Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Argos Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.9%16.1%
Female72.8%27.2%
All68.8%31.2%
Male59.2%40.8%
Non Family48.4%51.6%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6642.768.8
Married3113.3983.9
Non Family2231.448.4
Female813.4972.8
Male492.9659.2

3.29

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Argos Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade332.93%
9th to 12th Grade14112.50%
High School Graduate47842.38%
Some College24321.54%
Associates Degree857.54%
Bachelors Degree1059.31%
Graduate Degree433.81%

Argos Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,102936138
Hispanic168
Multiple Races101010
Other Race22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,212$36,058$25,652
Less Than High School$19,643$23,750$
High School Grad$34,205$38,967$27,917
Some College$20,588$31,042$16,563
Bachelors Degree$44,167$74,063$39,479
Graduate Degree$32,344$$32,031

$31,212

Average Earnings

$36,058

Average Male

$25,652

Average Female

Argos Language

Argos Language by Age

Argos Language

97.41% of Argos residents speak only English, while 2.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.47% of the population.

Argos Poverty

Argos Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,71033519.59%
Hispanic33515.15%
Black55100.00%

19.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.18%

Male Poverty Rate

21.18%

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 15.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.33%
Some College15.55%
High School11.72%
Bachelors or Greater7.43%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed36.17%
Female Employed15.76%
Male Employed11.66%

Argos Income

Argos Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,212$52,931
Families$56,696$61,366
Married Families$65,875-
Non Families$30,268$34,918

Argos Marital Status

Argos Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Argos Married by Age and Sex

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 35-44.

Argos Marital Status by Race

Argos Veterans

109

Number of Veterans

107

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32
Second Gulf War28
Korea12
First Gulf War7
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7425
75+23
55 to 6423
18 to 3422
35 to 5416
Name Veterans % of Total
White997.97%
2 or More10100.00%

$Argos Veterans by Education

2.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Argos Employment Status

68.6%

Labor Force Participation

63.8%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Argos 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

84.96%

Born in Indiana

98.22%

Native Born

1.78%

Foreign Born

1.06%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.22% of Argos residents were born in the United States, with 84.96% having been born in Indiana. 1.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,615-5-0.31%
20191,620-5-0.31%
20181,625-11-0.67%
20171,636-5-0.30%
20161,641-7-0.42%
20151,648-6-0.36%
20141,654-10-0.60%
20131,664-5-0.30%
20121,669-9-0.54%
20111,678-9-0.53%
20101,6870.00%