Butler, Indiana Population 2020

2,720

Butler is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,720, it is the 164th largest city in Indiana and the 6545th largest city in the United States. Butler is currently growing at a rate of 0.22% annually and its population has increased by 1.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,684 in 2010. Butler reached it's highest population of 2,725 in 2000. Spanning over 2 miles, Butler has a population density of 1,376 people per square mile.

The average household income in Butler is $63,012 with a poverty rate of 12.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $798 per month, and the median house value is $78,400. The median age in Butler is 34.7 years, 34.2 years for males, and 35.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.6 males.

Butler Demographics

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

  • White: 95.16%
  • Two or more races: 2.78%
  • Other race: 1.65%
  • Black or African American: 0.40%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Butler, Indiana is 2,720, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,708.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,684.

Butler, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,59795.16%
Two or More Races762.78%
Some Other Race451.65%
Black or African American110.40%

Butler Population Pyramid 2020

Butler Median Age

34.7


Total

34.2


Male

35.3


Female

Butler Adults

There are 2,013 adults, (334 of whom are seniors) in Butler.

Butler Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

19.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Butler Sex Ratio

Female

1,302

47.71%

Male

1,427

52.29%

Butler Households and Families

Butler Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Butler Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84%16%
All72.1%27.9%
Non Family71.6%28.4%
Female59.6%40.4%
Male50.4%49.6%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9342.7972.1
Married3873.0484
Non Family2751.3871.6
Female1513.3159.6
Male1214.5550.4

3.14

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

10.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Butler Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade905.03%
9th to 12th Grade24913.92%
High School Graduate81545.56%
Some College30316.94%
Associates Degree1427.94%
Bachelors Degree1568.72%
Graduate Degree341.90%

Butler Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7021,375188
Hispanic5449
Other Race3328
Multiple Races29262
Black117

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 90.74%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.05%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,651$41,210$28,363
Less Than High School$33,839$61,036$11,774
High School Grad$33,235$42,250$28,889
Some College$30,625$31,406$30,278
Bachelors Degree$29,688$30,938$27,813
Graduate Degree$8,654$8,654$

$31,651

Average Earnings

$41,210

Average Male

$28,363

Average Female

Butler Language

Butler Language by Age

Butler Language

97.69% of Butler residents speak only English, while 2.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.31% of the population.

Butler Poverty

Butler Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,40029612.33%
Hispanic791316.46%
Multiple7656.58%
Other33515.15%
Black44100.00%

12.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.34%

Male Poverty Rate

12.32%

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 6.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.72%
High School14.38%
Some College8.80%
Bachelors or Greater7.10%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.46%
Male Unemployed40.91%
Male Employed8.06%
Female Employed2.41%

Butler Income

Butler Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,827$63,012
Families$55,337$65,232
Married Families$66,542-
Non Families$43,125$47,478

Butler Marital Status

Butler Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.5%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Butler Married by Age and Sex

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

Butler Veterans

209

Number of Veterans

202

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam60
Second Gulf War45
First Gulf War38
Korea18
World War II11
Name Veterans % of Total
White1909.82%
Hispanic1422.58%
2 or More926.47%
Other721.21%
Black327.27%

$Butler Veterans by Education

4.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butler Employment Status

65%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Butler 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

67.97%

Born in Indiana

99.38%

Native Born

0.62%

Foreign Born

0.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.38% of Butler residents were born in the United States, with 67.97% having been born in Indiana. 0.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,72060.22%
20192,71460.22%
20182,708150.56%
20172,69360.22%
20162,68780.30%
20152,679-1-0.04%
20142,68020.07%
20132,67840.15%
20122,674-14-0.52%
20112,68880.30%
20102,680-45-0.17%
20002,7251240.47%
19902,601920.36%
19802,509-12-0.01%
18902,5210.00%