Brownsburg, Indiana Population 2020

27,473

Brownsburg is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 27,473, it is the 37th largest city in Indiana and the 1391st largest city in the United States. Brownsburg is currently growing at a rate of 2.00% annually and its population has increased by 29.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,285 in 2010. Spanning over 16 miles, Brownsburg has a population density of 1,740 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brownsburg is $86,479 with a poverty rate of 4.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,074 per month, and the median house value is $173,400. The median age in Brownsburg is 36.6 years, 35.4 years for males, and 37.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.0 males.

Brownsburg Demographics

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

  • White: 90.14%
  • Black or African American: 4.46%
  • Asian: 3.17%
  • Other race: 1.06%
  • Two or more races: 0.98%
  • Native American: 0.19%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Brownsburg, Indiana is 27,473, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,397.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,285.

Brownsburg, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,77290.14%
Black or African American1,1274.46%
Asian8023.17%
Some Other Race2681.06%
Two or More Races2470.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native480.19%

Brownsburg Population Pyramid 2020

Brownsburg Median Age

36.6


Total

35.4


Male

37.8


Female

Brownsburg Adults

There are 18,777 adults, (3,288 of whom are seniors) in Brownsburg.

Brownsburg Age Dependency

63.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Brownsburg Sex Ratio

Female

12,570

49.75%

Male

12,694

50.25%

Brownsburg Households and Families

Brownsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brownsburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All71%29%
Male64.5%35.5%
Female53.1%46.9%
Non Family51.6%48.4%

71.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,3322.6871
Married5,3793.3883.6
Non Family2,7011.151.6
Male6342.9264.5
Female6183.1553.1

3.25

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brownsburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5092.99%
9th to 12th Grade9045.31%
High School Graduate4,21224.75%
Some College3,43120.16%
Associates Degree1,6839.89%
Bachelors Degree4,17224.51%
Graduate Degree2,11012.40%

Brownsburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,95814,2776,019
Black77652786
Hispanic66636592
Asian45829165
Other Race170124
Multiple Races11510020
Native American4848

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 40.24%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,620$48,183$35,035
Less Than High School$25,678$27,318$16,073
High School Grad$32,196$35,451$30,040
Some College$35,793$45,483$30,899
Bachelors Degree$53,592$63,812$48,863
Graduate Degree$57,345$69,167$47,899

$41,620

Average Earnings

$48,183

Average Male

$35,035

Average Female

Brownsburg Language

Brownsburg Language by Age

Brownsburg Language

92.38% of Brownsburg residents speak only English, while 7.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.11% of the population.

Brownsburg Poverty

Brownsburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,6117073.27%
Black1,12331528.05%
Hispanic1,113615.48%
Asian802404.99%
Native484083.33%
Multiple24772.83%

4.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.66%

Male Poverty Rate

5.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brownsburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brownsburg is Native, with 83.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brownsburg is Multiple, with 2.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.78%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.61%
Some College4.81%
High School4.61%
Bachelors or Greater0.54%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.45%
Female Unemployed17.78%
Female Employed2.61%
Male Employed1.19%

Brownsburg Income

Brownsburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,354$86,479
Families$83,604$100,563
Married Families$95,931-
Non Families$34,895$48,319

Brownsburg Marital Status

Brownsburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Brownsburg Married by Age and Sex

Brownsburg Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Brownsburg Marital Status by Race

Brownsburg Veterans

1,634

Number of Veterans

1,581

Male Veterans

53

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam520
First Gulf War492
Second Gulf War175
Korea121
World War II93
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54554
65 to 74419
75+323
55 to 64286
18 to 3452
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6269.62%
Hispanic162.17%
Black80.85%

$Brownsburg Veterans by Education

5.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brownsburg Employment Status

70.8%

Labor Force Participation

68.1%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Brownsburg 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

67.34%

Born in Indiana

94.08%

Native Born

5.92%

Foreign Born

4.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.08% of Brownsburg residents were born in the United States, with 67.34% having been born in Indiana. 4.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202027,4735382.00%
201926,9355382.04%
201826,3974941.91%
201725,9035382.12%
201625,3654451.79%
201524,9201,2585.32%
201423,6622671.14%
201323,3954622.01%
201222,9334992.22%
201122,4344231.92%
201022,0117,4914.25%
200014,5206,8926.65%
19907,6281,3862.03%
19806,2421,0561.87%
19705,1867081.48%
19604,4780.00%