Bicknell, Indiana Population 2021

2,842
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Bicknell is a city located in Knox County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,842, it is the 160th largest city in Indiana and the 6409th largest city in the United States . Bicknell is currently growing at a rate of 0.04% annually but its population has decreased by -2.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,915 in 2010. Bicknell reached it's highest population of 7,635 in 1920. Spanning over 1 miles, Bicknell has a population density of 2,105 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bicknell is $48,238 with a poverty rate of 23.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $664 per month, and the median house value is $49,700. The median age in Bicknell is 36 years, 25.6 years for males, and 40.7 years for females.

Bicknell Demographics

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

  • White: 96.04%
  • Two or more races: 1.95%
  • Other race: 1.14%
  • Black or African American: 0.87%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bicknell, Indiana is 2,842 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,839.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,915.

Bicknell, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,86096.04%
Two or More Races581.95%
Some Other Race341.14%
Black or African American260.87%
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Bicknell Population by Race

Bicknell Population Pyramid $2021

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Bicknell Median Age

36


Total

25.6


Male

40.7


Female

Bicknell Adults

There are 2,198 adults, (445 of whom are seniors) in Bicknell.

Bicknell Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Bicknell Sex Ratio

Female

1,550

52.05%

Male

1,428

47.95%

Bicknell Population by Age

Bicknell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bicknell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married64.5%35.5%
All51.9%48.1%
Non Family50.1%49.9%
Female36.6%63.4%
Male22%78%

51.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bicknell Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2342.451.9
Married5023.0164.5
Non Family4091.2750.1
Female2733.0736.6
Male501.9822

2.87

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Bicknell Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade291.57%
9th to 12th Grade25814.00%
High School Graduate73639.93%
Some College43223.44%
Associates Degree24013.02%
Bachelors Degree1055.70%
Graduate Degree432.33%
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Bicknell Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bicknell Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,7981,511146
2+ Races34342
Hispanic1111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.12%.

Bicknell Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,346$37,676$22,476
Less Than 9th Grade$20,929$$
High School Graduate$30,363$37,612$27,727
Some College$29,840$33,021$23,846
Bachelors Degree$51,190$62,500$
Graduate Degree$$$2,500

$30,346

Average Earnings

$37,676

Average Male

$22,476

Average Female

Bicknell Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bicknell Language by Age

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Bicknell Language

99.47% of Bicknell residents speak only English, while 0.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.53% of the population.

Bicknell Language

Bicknell Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,84960621.27%
Multiple585493.10%
Hispanic453475.56%
Other3434100.00%

23.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.99%

Male Poverty Rate

24.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bicknell

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bicknell is White, with 21.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.11%.

Bicknell Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.77%
Some College16.96%
High School13.45%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Bicknell Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed90.48%
Female Unemployed38.46%
Female Employed10.32%
Male Employed0.00%

Bicknell Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bicknell Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,571$48,238
Families$50,350$59,261
Married Families$58,773-
Non Families$20,586$23,679
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Income by Household Type

Bicknell Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

40.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Bicknell Married by Age and Sex

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Bicknell Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bicknell Marital Status by Race

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Bicknell Marital Status

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233

Number of Veterans

201

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War66
Vietnam54
First Gulf War54
Korea6
World War II

Bicknell Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5486
65 to 7463
75+40
18 to 3434
55 to 6410

Bicknell Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2019.40%
2+ Races3294.12%

Bicknell Veterans by Race

Bicknell Veterans by Education

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24.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bicknell Veterans by Education

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65.4%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Bicknell Employment by Age

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Bicknell Employment by Race

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Bicknell 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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84.99%

Born in Bicknell

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Bicknell residents were born in the United States, with 84.99% 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.

Bicknell Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,84210.04%
20202,84110.04%
20192,84010.04%
20182,839-17-0.60%
20172,856-2-0.07%
20162,858-16-0.56%
20152,874-3-0.10%
20142,877-12-0.42%
20132,889-1-0.03%
20122,890-25-0.86%
20112,91540.14%
20102,911-467-1.48%
20003,378210.06%
19903,357-1,356-3.34%
19804,7139962.40%
19703,717-161-0.42%
19603,878-694-1.63%
19504,572-538-1.11%
19405,110-102-0.20%
19305,212-2,423-3.75%
19207,6354,84110.58%
19102,7940.00%

Bicknell Population by Year