Butler, Indiana Population 2021

2,740
map placeholder

Butler is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,740, it is the 165th largest city in Indiana and the 6529th largest city in the United States . Butler is currently growing at a rate of 0.40% annually and its population has increased by 2.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,684 in 2010. Butler reached it's highest population of 2,740 in 2021. Spanning over 2 miles, Butler has a population density of 1,387 people per square mile.

The average household income in Butler is $62,022 with a poverty rate of 17.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $798 per month, and the median house value is $81,500. The median age in Butler is 32.6 years, 31 years for males, and 33.3 years for females.

Butler Demographics

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

  • White: 95.32%
  • Other race: 2.06%
  • Two or more races: 1.99%
  • Black or African American: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Butler, Indiana is 2,740 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,707.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,684.

Butler, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,58895.32%
Some Other Race562.06%
Two or More Races541.99%
Black or African American170.63%
Loading...

Butler Population by Race

Butler Population Pyramid $2021

Loading...

Butler Median Age

32.6


Total

31


Male

33.3


Female

Butler Adults

There are 1,938 adults, (308 of whom are seniors) in Butler.

Butler Age Dependency

66.6

Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler Sex Ratio

Female

1,320

48.62%

Male

1,395

51.38%

Butler Population by Age

Butler Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

Butler Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.4%23.6%
Non Family70.5%29.5%
All67.8%32.2%
Female56.3%43.8%
Male52.4%47.6%

67.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butler Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9342.7867.8
Married3643.0476.4
Non Family2881.2370.5
Male1704.5352.4
Female1123.2656.3

3.19

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

Loading...

Butler Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade965.54%
9th to 12th Grade23513.55%
High School Graduate77344.58%
Some College29817.19%
Associates Degree1589.11%
Bachelors Degree1478.48%
Graduate Degree271.56%
Loading...

Butler Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Butler Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,6431,325168
Hispanic5953
Other Race3630
2+ Races24246
Black1710

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 25.00%.

Butler Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,868$44,063$30,577
Less Than 9th Grade$41,250$60,234$12,176
High School Graduate$40,642$50,064$29,688
Some College$31,493$31,000$31,683
Bachelors Degree$31,750$30,250$36,875
Graduate Degree$$$

$34,868

Average Earnings

$44,063

Average Male

$30,577

Average Female

Butler Earnings by Educational Attainment

Butler Language by Age

Loading...

Butler Language

97.33% of Butler residents speak only English, while 2.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.53% of the population.

Butler Language

Butler Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,42941016.88%
Hispanic791822.78%
Multiple54712.96%
Black77100.00%
Other36616.67%

17.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.36%

Male Poverty Rate

17.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butler

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butler is Multiple, with 12.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.34%.

Butler Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.72%
High School16.06%
Some College15.86%
Bachelors or Greater7.69%

Butler Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed34.92%
Male Employed7.01%
Female Employed3.35%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Butler Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Butler Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$57,344$62,022
Families$57,031$64,208
Married Families$70,875-
Non Families$42,738$48,743
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Butler Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.3%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Butler Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Butler 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.

Butler Marital Status by Race

Loading...

Butler Marital Status

Loading...

166

Number of Veterans

155

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam47
Second Gulf War36
First Gulf War18
Korea16
World War II14

Butler Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7446
35 to 5432
55 to 6431
75+30
18 to 3427

Butler Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White1377.41%
Hispanic1826.87%
2+ Races1540.54%
Other Race925.00%
Black529.41%

Butler Veterans by Race

Butler Veterans by Education

Loading...

2.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler Veterans by Education

Loading...

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Butler Employment by Age

Loading...

Butler Employment by Race

Loading...

Butler Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

67.44%

Born in Butler

99.56%

Native Born

0.44%

Foreign Born

0.22%

Non Citizen

0.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.56% of Butler residents were born in the United States, with 67.44% having been born in Indiana. 0.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Butler Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,740110.40%
20202,729110.40%
20192,718110.41%
20182,707170.63%
20172,69030.11%
20162,68750.19%
20152,68220.07%
20142,68020.07%
20132,67810.04%
20122,677-12-0.45%
20112,68990.34%
20102,680-45-0.17%
20002,7251240.47%
19902,601920.36%
19802,509-12-0.01%
18902,5210.00%

Butler Population by Year