Brownsburg, Indiana Population 2021

28,219
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Brownsburg is a city located in Hendricks County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 28,219, it is the 35th largest city in Indiana and the 1367th largest city in the United States . Brownsburg is currently growing at a rate of 2.21% annually and its population has increased by 32.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,285 in 2010. Brownsburg reached it's highest population of 28,219 in 2021. Spanning over 16 miles, Brownsburg has a population density of 1,788 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brownsburg is $94,796 with a poverty rate of 3.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,135 per month, and the median house value is $195,700. The median age in Brownsburg is 35.5 years, 32.7 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

Brownsburg Demographics

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

  • White: 89.00%
  • Black or African American: 5.62%
  • Asian: 2.83%
  • Other race: 1.37%
  • Two or more races: 1.15%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Brownsburg, Indiana is 28,219 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,392.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,285.

Brownsburg, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,18189.00%
Black or African American1,4635.62%
Asian7372.83%
Some Other Race3561.37%
Two or More Races2991.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.04%
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Brownsburg Population by Race

Brownsburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Brownsburg Median Age

35.5


Total

32.7


Male

38.6


Female

Brownsburg Adults

There are 19,110 adults, (3,291 of whom are seniors) in Brownsburg.

Brownsburg Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Brownsburg Sex Ratio

Female

12,297

47.21%

Male

13,749

52.79%

Brownsburg Population by Age

Brownsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brownsburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
Male78.4%21.6%
All73.2%26.8%
Female59.3%40.7%
Non Family49.8%50.2%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brownsburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,0932.8373.2
Married5,3933.4984.5
Non Family2,3851.1749.8
Male6723.3678.4
Female6432.9459.3

3.32

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

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Brownsburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5203.03%
9th to 12th Grade7214.20%
High School Graduate3,86322.52%
Some College3,56720.80%
Associates Degree1,73410.11%
Bachelors Degree4,54226.48%
Graduate Degree2,20512.86%
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Brownsburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brownsburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White15,03114,4646,409
Black945759141
Hispanic61729060
Asian42527987
Other Race200145
2+ Races12410950
Native American1010

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 42.64%.

Brownsburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,187$52,189$35,257
Less Than 9th Grade$28,269$29,149$17,011
High School Graduate$34,203$36,334$27,601
Some College$35,677$48,670$24,819
Bachelors Degree$56,850$78,250$48,802
Graduate Degree$77,167$92,619$51,471

$44,187

Average Earnings

$52,189

Average Male

$35,257

Average Female

Brownsburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brownsburg Language by Age

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Brownsburg Language

92.49% of Brownsburg residents speak only English, while 7.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.86% of the population.

Brownsburg Language

Brownsburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,1524852.19%
Black1,30629822.82%
Hispanic1,032726.98%
Asian737425.70%
Multiple29972.34%

3.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.51%

Male Poverty Rate

4.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brownsburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brownsburg is Black, with 22.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brownsburg is White, with 2.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.32%.

Brownsburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.63%
High School3.89%
Some College3.59%
Bachelors or Greater0.18%

Brownsburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed26.98%
Female Employed2.87%
Male Employed0.61%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Brownsburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brownsburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$78,877$94,796
Families$91,717$106,595
Married Families$107,145-
Non Families$42,883$54,281
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Income by Household Type

Brownsburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Brownsburg Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Brownsburg Marital Status

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1,559

Number of Veterans

1,450

Male Veterans

109

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam480
First Gulf War321
Second Gulf War282
Korea95
World War II63

Brownsburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54446
65 to 74387
55 to 64306
75+291
18 to 34129

Brownsburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5248.91%
Hispanic283.88%
2+ Races1915.32%
Black161.44%

Brownsburg Veterans by Race

Brownsburg Veterans by Education

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2.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brownsburg Veterans by Education

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72%

Labor Force Participation

69.8%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Brownsburg Employment by Age

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Brownsburg Employment by Race

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Brownsburg 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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69.23%

Born in Brownsburg

94.42%

Native Born

5.58%

Foreign Born

4.01%

Non Citizen

1.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.42% of Brownsburg residents were born in the United States, with 69.23% having been born in Indiana. 4.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Brownsburg Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202128,2196092.21%
202027,6106092.26%
201927,0016092.31%
201826,3924971.92%
201725,8955192.05%
201625,3764431.78%
201524,9331,2535.29%
201423,6802691.15%
201323,4114622.01%
201222,9494982.22%
201122,4514251.93%
201022,0267,5064.26%
200014,5206,8926.65%
19907,6281,3862.03%
19806,2421,0561.87%
19705,1867081.48%
19604,4780.00%

Brownsburg Population by Year