Brazil, Indiana Population 2021

8,449
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Brazil is a city located in Clay County Indiana. Brazil has a 2020 population of 8,449. It is also the county seat of Clay County. Brazil is currently growing at a rate of 0.14% annually but its population has decreased by -0.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,525 in 2010. Brazil reached it's highest population of 8,589 in 2012.

The average household income in Brazil is $52,027 with a poverty rate of 20.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $699 per month, and the median house value is $83,700. The median age in Brazil is 34 years, 33.6 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.

Brazil Demographics

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

  • White: 96.72%
  • Two or more races: 1.64%
  • Black or African American: 1.35%
  • Other race: 0.30%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Brazil, Indiana is 8,449 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,413.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,525.

Brazil, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,16296.72%
Two or More Races1381.64%
Black or African American1141.35%
Some Other Race250.30%
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Brazil Population by Race

Brazil Population Pyramid $2021

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Brazil Median Age

34


Total

33.6


Male

35.8


Female

Brazil Adults

There are 6,252 adults, (1,195 of whom are seniors) in Brazil.

Brazil Age Dependency

66.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Brazil Sex Ratio

Female

4,209

49.88%

Male

4,230

50.12%

Brazil Population by Age

Brazil Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brazil Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married63.6%36.4%
All58.5%41.5%
Non Family55.7%44.3%
Female54.1%45.9%
Male48.4%51.6%

58.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brazil Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2672.4758.5
Married1,4663.0263.6
Non Family1,0111.2955.7
Female5773.0254.1
Male2132.7848.4

2.91

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Brazil Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1272.35%
9th to 12th Grade5389.95%
High School Graduate2,46645.59%
Some College1,01418.75%
Associates Degree64011.83%
Bachelors Degree4378.08%
Graduate Degree1873.46%
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Brazil Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brazil Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,1724,538572
Black114106
2+ Races757547
Hispanic61385
Other Race21155

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 2+ races people with a rate of 62.67%.

Brazil Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,714$42,060$22,107
Less Than 9th Grade$24,327$$18,594
High School Graduate$34,920$42,421$16,694
Some College$32,975$43,185$27,015
Bachelors Degree$34,402$31,964$40,821
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,714

Average Earnings

$42,060

Average Male

$22,107

Average Female

Brazil Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brazil Language by Age

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Brazil Language

98.47% of Brazil residents speak only English, while 1.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Brazil Language

Brazil Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,7551,56120.13%
Multiple1325743.18%
Hispanic651929.23%
Black9344.30%

20.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.57%

Male Poverty Rate

23.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brazil

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brazil is Multiple, with 43.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brazil is Black, with 4.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.03%.

Brazil Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.23%
High School14.89%
Some College12.22%
Bachelors or Greater5.45%

Brazil Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed36.69%
Female Employed16.66%
Male Employed3.16%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Brazil Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brazil Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,321$52,027
Families$56,333$58,608
Married Families$69,795-
Non Families$24,712$32,775
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Income by Household Type

Brazil Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Brazil Married by Age and Sex

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Brazil 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 45-54.

Brazil Marital Status by Race

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Brazil Marital Status

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702

Number of Veterans

665

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam289
Second Gulf War166
First Gulf War119
Korea50
World War II20

Brazil Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74229
35 to 54198
75+130
55 to 6487
18 to 3458

Brazil Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White64610.74%
Black5649.12%

Brazil Veterans by Race

Brazil Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brazil Veterans by Education

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57%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Brazil Employment by Age

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Brazil Employment by Race

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Brazil 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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84.92%

Born in Brazil

99.38%

Native Born

0.62%

Foreign Born

0.37%

Non Citizen

0.25%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.38% of Brazil residents were born in the United States, with 84.92% having been born in Indiana. 0.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brazil Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20218,449120.14%
20208,437120.14%
20198,425120.14%
20188,413-7-0.08%
20178,420-13-0.15%
20168,433-64-0.75%
20158,497-7-0.08%
20148,504-56-0.65%
20138,560-29-0.34%
20128,589560.66%
20118,53380.09%
20108,5250.00%

Brazil Population by Year