Beech Grove, Indiana Population 2021

14,999
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Beech Grove is a city located in Marion County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 14,999, it is the 61st largest city in Indiana and the 2317th largest city in the United States . Beech Grove is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually and its population has increased by 5.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,192 in 2010. Beech Grove reached it's highest population of 14,999 in 2021. Spanning over 4 miles, Beech Grove has a population density of 3,352 people per square mile.

The average household income in Beech Grove is $58,785 with a poverty rate of 16.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $780 per month, and the median house value is $101,600. The median age in Beech Grove is 36.3 years, 33.9 years for males, and 39.9 years for females.

Beech Grove Demographics

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

  • White: 88.63%
  • Black or African American: 8.23%
  • Asian: 1.25%
  • Two or more races: 1.19%
  • Other race: 0.70%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Beech Grove, Indiana is 14,999 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,906.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,192.

Beech Grove, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,28688.63%
Black or African American1,2338.23%
Asian1871.25%
Two or More Races1791.19%
Some Other Race1050.70%
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Beech Grove Population by Race

Beech Grove Population Pyramid $2021

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Beech Grove Median Age

36.3


Total

33.9


Male

39.9


Female

Beech Grove Adults

There are 11,373 adults, (2,272 of whom are seniors) in Beech Grove.

Beech Grove Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Beech Grove Sex Ratio

Female

8,062

53.78%

Male

6,928

46.22%

Beech Grove Population by Age

Beech Grove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Beech Grove Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.3%17.7%
All57.6%42.4%
Female52.5%47.5%
Male45.6%54.4%
Non Family40.2%59.8%

57.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Beech Grove Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7602.5557.6
Non Family2,4851.2940.2
Married2,0973.2682.3
Female8233.9852.5
Male3553.8345.6

3.35

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Beech Grove Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3273.22%
9th to 12th Grade8718.58%
High School Graduate3,90138.42%
Some College2,35523.20%
Associates Degree7547.43%
Bachelors Degree1,29412.75%
Graduate Degree6516.41%
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Beech Grove Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Beech Grove Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,0597,9521,641
Black514489134
Hispanic33329887
Asian16813762
Other Race939315
2+ Races464629

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 2+ races people with a rate of 63.04%.

Beech Grove Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,751$38,169$32,307
Less Than 9th Grade$25,616$27,015$19,293
High School Graduate$30,758$35,438$28,601
Some College$34,194$41,944$31,787
Bachelors Degree$46,699$60,016$39,926
Graduate Degree$42,036$67,045$41,265

$34,751

Average Earnings

$38,169

Average Male

$32,307

Average Female

Beech Grove Earnings by Educational Attainment

Beech Grove Language by Age

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Beech Grove Language

96.76% of Beech Grove residents speak only English, while 3.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.25% of the population.

Beech Grove Language

Beech Grove Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,3821,46311.82%
Black1,21166054.50%
Hispanic67014621.79%
Multiple1486543.92%
Asian1875026.74%

16.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.71%

Male Poverty Rate

15.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Beech Grove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Beech Grove is Black, with 54.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Beech Grove is White, with 11.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.95%.

Beech Grove Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.59%
High School13.80%
Some College9.87%
Bachelors or Greater6.89%

Beech Grove Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed34.56%
Female Unemployed27.27%
Male Employed9.12%
Female Employed7.94%

Beech Grove Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Beech Grove Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,802$58,785
Families$59,964$69,611
Married Families$72,981-
Non Families$30,101$42,146
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Income by Household Type

Beech Grove Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.1%

Male Marriage Rate

35.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Beech Grove Married by Age and Sex

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Beech Grove 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.

Beech Grove Marital Status by Race

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Beech Grove Marital Status

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861

Number of Veterans

735

Male Veterans

126

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War229
Vietnam228
Second Gulf War107
Korea92
World War II27

Beech Grove Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54294
65 to 74214
75+203
55 to 64113
18 to 3437

Beech Grove Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8438.08%
Hispanic154.50%
Other Race1516.13%
Black30.50%

Beech Grove Veterans by Race

Beech Grove Veterans by Education

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3.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Beech Grove Veterans by Education

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64.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Beech Grove Employment by Age

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Beech Grove Employment by Race

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Beech Grove 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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78.08%

Born in Beech Grove

97.37%

Native Born

2.63%

Foreign Born

1.19%

Non Citizen

1.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.37% of Beech Grove residents were born in the United States, with 78.08% having been born in Indiana. 1.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Beech Grove Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202114,999310.21%
202014,968310.21%
201914,937310.21%
201814,906760.51%
201714,830340.23%
201614,7961641.12%
201514,632300.21%
201414,602600.41%
201314,5421330.92%
201214,4091020.71%
201114,307700.49%
201014,237-643-0.44%
200014,8801,4971.07%
199013,3831870.14%
198013,196-363-0.27%
197013,5592,5862.14%
196010,9735,2886.80%
19505,6851,7783.82%
19403,9073550.96%
19303,5520.00%

Beech Grove Population by Year