Carmel, Indiana Population 2020

95,964

Carmel is a city located in Hamilton County, Indiana. With a 2020 population of 95,964, it is the 6th largest city in Indiana and the 339th largest city in the United States. Carmel is currently growing at a rate of 1.30% annually and its population has increased by 21.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 79,191 in 2010. Spanning over 50 miles, Carmel has a population density of 1,956 people per square mile.

The average household income in Carmel is $158,161 with a poverty rate of 3.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,199 per month, and the median house value is $330,600. The median age in Carmel is 39.5 years, 38.9 years for males, and 39.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.4 males.

Carmel In Demographics

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

  • White: 84.12%
  • Asian: 10.21%
  • Black or African American: 2.68%
  • Two or more races: 2.05%
  • Other race: 0.67%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Carmel, Indiana is 95,964, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 93,510. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 79,191.
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,092,66321,9801.05%
20192,070,68321,9801.06%
20182,048,70321,9801.07%
20172,026,72321,3191.05%
20162,005,40419,5600.98%
20151,985,84415,0280.76%
20141,970,81617,6670.90%
20131,953,14923,4961.20%
20121,929,65319,0070.98%
20111,910,64617,9990.94%
20101,892,6470.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White75,84884.12%
Asian9,20510.21%
Black or African American2,4192.68%
Two or More Races1,8472.05%
Some Other Race6000.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native2240.25%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander200.02%

Carmel In Population Pyramid 2020

Carmel In Median Age

39.5


Total

38.9


Male

39.9


Female

Carmel In Adults

There are 66,048 adults, (11,568 of whom are seniors) in Carmel In.

Carmel In Age Dependency

65.5

Age Dependency Ratio

21.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Carmel In Sex Ratio

Female

46,370

51.43%

Male

43,793

48.57%

Carmel In Households and Families

Carmel In Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carmel In Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All77.1%22.9%
Male71.6%28.4%
Female66.4%33.6%
Non Family52%48%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All33,7382.6677.1
Married21,8513.2188.4
Non Family8,6131.252
Female2,3882.7566.4
Male886371.6

3.13

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carmel In Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3740.62%
9th to 12th Grade8531.43%
High School Graduate5,2658.80%
Some College7,52712.58%
Associates Degree2,7904.66%
Bachelors Degree25,23642.16%
Graduate Degree17,81129.76%

Carmel In Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,93149,23335,567
Asian6,0085,7965,218
Hispanic1,5921,320866
Black1,5191,514853
Multiple Races611587461
Other Race286199123
Native American14414437
Islander77

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 asian people with a rate of 86.85%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$69,519$93,119$50,190
Less Than High School$22,315$$18,571
High School Grad$29,282$40,288$23,260
Some College$44,432$53,509$32,169
Bachelors Degree$71,368$92,849$49,589
Graduate Degree$101,872$126,103$72,069

$69,519

Average Earnings

$93,119

Average Male

$50,190

Average Female

Carmel In Language

Carmel In Language by Age

Carmel In Language

86.86% of Carmel In residents speak only English, while 13.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 6.89% of the population.

Carmel In Poverty

Carmel In Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White72,6742,2983.16%
Asian9,1903313.60%
Hispanic3,1572146.78%
Black2,3201878.06%
Other58612020.48%
Multiple1,844301.63%

3.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.73%

Male Poverty Rate

4.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carmel In

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carmel In is Other, with 20.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carmel In is Multiple, with 1.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.45%.

Name Poverty
High School9.14%
Some College5.55%
Less Than High School2.74%
Bachelors or Greater1.56%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed20.36%
Female Unemployed19.33%
Female Employed2.47%
Male Employed1.13%

Carmel In Income

Carmel In Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$116,867$158,161
Families$138,094$182,854
Married Families$149,521-
Non Families$61,052$83,510

Carmel In Marital Status

Carmel In Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.1%

Male Marriage Rate

61.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Carmel In Married by Age and Sex

Carmel In Marriage

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

Carmel In Marital Status by Race

Carmel In Veterans

3,453

Number of Veterans

3,283

Male Veterans

170

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,139
First Gulf War703
Korea532
Second Gulf War365
World War II212
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,1285.55%
Asian1592.41%
2 or More819.08%
Black684.22%
Hispanic402.17%
Indian1711.04%

$Carmel In Veterans by Education

2.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carmel In Employment Status

71.2%

Labor Force Participation

69.5%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Carmel In 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

51.67%

Born in Indiana

88.26%

Native Born

11.74%

Foreign Born

5.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.26% of Carmel In residents were born in the United States, with 51.67% having been born in Indiana. 5.40% 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
202095,9641,2271.30%
201994,7371,2271.31%
201893,5101,5211.65%
201791,9891,2271.35%
201690,7622,9573.37%
201587,8051,3461.56%
201486,4595900.69%
201385,8692,2542.70%
201283,6151,9512.39%
201181,6641,8862.36%
201079,77842,0457.77%
200037,73312,3534.05%
199025,3807,1083.34%
198018,27211,70410.77%
19706,5685,16816.72%
19601,4006002.84%
19408003001.18%
19005000.00%