Austin, Indiana Population 2020

4,150

Austin is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 4,150, it is the 137th largest city in Indiana and the 5285th largest city in the United States. Austin is currently growing at a rate of 0.44% annually but its population has decreased by -3.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,295 in 2010. Austin reached it's highest population of 4,902 in 1970. Spanning over 3 miles, Austin has a population density of 1,532 people per square mile.

The average household income in Austin is $40,030 with a poverty rate of 30.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $788 per month, and the median house value is $67,000. The median age in Austin is 40.1 years, 40.5 years for males, and 40 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.0 males.

Austin Demographics

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

  • White: 97.01%
  • Native American: 1.19%
  • Two or more races: 1.11%
  • Other race: 0.70%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Austin, Indiana is 4,150, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,114.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,295.

Austin, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,76397.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native461.19%
Two or More Races431.11%
Some Other Race270.70%

Austin Population Pyramid 2020

Austin Median Age

40.1


Total

40.5


Male

40


Female

Austin Adults

There are 2,928 adults, (581 of whom are seniors) in Austin.

Austin Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Austin Sex Ratio

Female

1,969

50.76%

Male

1,910

49.24%

Austin Households and Families

Austin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Austin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female69.1%30.9%
Married58.9%41.1%
All58%42%
Non Family56%44%
Male23.1%76.9%

58.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4532.6758
Married7933.358.9
Non Family4271.1956
Female1813.469.1
Male522.6323.1

3.14

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Austin Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade25410.12%
9th to 12th Grade44017.53%
High School Graduate1,17946.97%
Some College35013.94%
Associates Degree1626.45%
Bachelors Degree943.75%
Graduate Degree311.24%

Austin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3941,736115
Hispanic6056
Native American4614
Multiple Races101010
Other Race4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races 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$26,862$38,750$18,293
Less Than High School$30,956$31,029$
High School Grad$28,875$40,221$13,705
Some College$22,500$41,188$19,906
Bachelors Degree$30,625$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,862

Average Earnings

$38,750

Average Male

$18,293

Average Female

Austin Language

Austin Language by Age

Austin Language

95.09% of Austin residents speak only English, while 4.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.91% of the population.

Austin Poverty

Austin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,55896227.04%
Hispanic20420098.04%
Other272385.19%
Multiple431534.88%

30.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.73%

Male Poverty Rate

29.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Austin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Austin is Hispanic, with 98.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Austin is White, with 27.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.16%.

Name Poverty
High School29.94%
Some College29.30%
Bachelors or Greater20.80%
Less Than High School15.13%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.08%
Female Employed19.86%
Male Unemployed14.47%
Male Employed12.88%

Austin Income

Austin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,666$40,030
Families$37,440$45,148
Married Families$37,359-
Non Families$16,979$25,303

Austin Marital Status

Austin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Austin Married by Age and Sex

Austin 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 45-54.

Austin Marital Status by Race

Austin Veterans

176

Number of Veterans

176

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam111
First Gulf War25
Korea24
World War II15
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7476
75+47
55 to 6428
35 to 5425
18 to 34

$Austin Veterans by Education

28.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Austin Employment Status

47.9%

Labor Force Participation

43.4%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Austin 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

72.62%

Born in Indiana

98.45%

Native Born

1.55%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.45% of Austin residents were born in the United States, with 72.62% having been born in Indiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,150180.44%
20194,132180.44%
20184,114-16-0.39%
20174,130180.44%
20164,112-11-0.27%
20154,123-5-0.12%
20144,128-35-0.84%
20134,163-6-0.14%
20124,169-45-1.07%
20114,214-62-1.45%
20104,276-448-0.99%
20004,7244140.92%
19904,310-547-1.19%
19804,857-45-0.09%
19704,9021,0642.48%
19603,8380.00%