Connersville, Indiana Population 2021

12,808
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Connersville is a city located in Fayette County Indiana. It is also the county seat of Fayette County. With a 2020 population of 12,808, it is the 66th largest city in Indiana and the 2589th largest city in the United States . Connersville is currently growing at a rate of 0.05% annually but its population has decreased by -4.99% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,481 in 2010. Connersville reached it's highest population of 17,698 in 1960. Spanning over 8 miles, Connersville has a population density of 1,667 people per square mile.

The average household income in Connersville is $46,788 with a poverty rate of 26.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $692 per month, and the median house value is $71,500. The median age in Connersville is 41.9 years, 41.6 years for males, and 42 years for females.

Connersville Demographics

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

  • White: 94.64%
  • Black or African American: 3.91%
  • Two or more races: 0.57%
  • Other race: 0.44%
  • Native American: 0.43%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Connersville, Indiana is 12,808 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,790.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,481.

Connersville, Indiana Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202123,154260.11%
202023,128260.11%
201923,102260.11%
201823,076-78-0.34%
201723,154-98-0.42%
201623,252-136-0.58%
201523,388-54-0.23%
201423,442-384-1.64%
201323,826-121-0.51%
201223,947-203-0.85%
201124,150-175-0.72%
201024,3250.00%

Connersville Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,46094.64%
Black or African American5153.91%
Two or More Races750.57%
Some Other Race580.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native570.43%
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Connersville Population by Race

Connersville Population Pyramid $2021

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Connersville Median Age

41.9


Total

41.6


Male

42


Female

Connersville Adults

There are 10,109 adults, (2,619 of whom are seniors) in Connersville.

Connersville Age Dependency

75.8

Age Dependency Ratio

35

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Connersville Sex Ratio

Female

6,987

53.07%

Male

6,178

46.93%

Connersville Population by Age

Connersville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Connersville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.6%22.4%
All58.8%41.2%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Male49.3%50.7%
Female36.4%63.6%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Connersville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6842.2658.8
Non Family2,3201.2254.7
Married1,9452.8377.6
Female1,0783.2336.4
Male3413.1349.3

2.88

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

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Connersville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6206.96%
9th to 12th Grade1,37015.37%
High School Graduate3,86443.36%
Some College1,45216.29%
Associates Degree6547.34%
Bachelors Degree7178.05%
Graduate Degree2342.63%
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Connersville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Connersville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,4466,564921
Black27724423
Hispanic117787
Native American5729
Other Race4125
2+ Races3527

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 88.09%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.90%.

Connersville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,476$39,379$22,417
Less Than 9th Grade$26,078$39,583$13,490
High School Graduate$26,587$33,661$20,183
Some College$35,104$53,197$24,514
Bachelors Degree$40,161$48,203$36,690
Graduate Degree$44,821$52,750$42,313

$31,476

Average Earnings

$39,379

Average Male

$22,417

Average Female

Connersville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Connersville Language by Age

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Connersville Language

98.73% of Connersville residents speak only English, while 1.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.80% of the population.

Connersville Language

Connersville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,0542,98924.80%
Black49634168.75%
Hispanic23411348.29%
Other584068.97%
Multiple751925.33%

26.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.96%

Male Poverty Rate

30.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Connersville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Connersville is Other, with 68.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Connersville is White, with 24.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.04%.

Connersville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.82%
High School20.67%
Some College13.78%
Bachelors or Greater13.06%

Connersville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed44.05%
Male Unemployed25.12%
Female Employed18.14%
Male Employed8.72%

Connersville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Connersville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,201$46,788
Families$44,350$54,066
Married Families$56,386-
Non Families$26,151$34,270
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Income by Household Type

Connersville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.4%

Male Marriage Rate

39.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Connersville Married by Age and Sex

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Connersville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Connersville Marital Status by Race

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Connersville Marital Status

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879

Number of Veterans

845

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam320
First Gulf War150
Korea70
World War II65
Second Gulf War40

Connersville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74263
75+224
35 to 54209
55 to 64177
18 to 346

Connersville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8769.16%
Hispanic53.38%
Black30.76%

Connersville Veterans by Race

Connersville Veterans by Education

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14.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Connersville Veterans by Education

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54.4%

Labor Force Participation

50.8%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Connersville Employment by Age

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Connersville Employment by Race

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Connersville 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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74.70%

Born in Connersville

99.23%

Native Born

0.77%

Foreign Born

0.42%

Non Citizen

0.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.23% of Connersville residents were born in the United States, with 74.70% having been born in Indiana. 0.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Connersville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202112,80860.05%
202012,80260.05%
201912,79660.05%
201812,790-50-0.39%
201712,840-60-0.47%
201612,900-83-0.64%
201512,983-33-0.25%
201413,016-218-1.65%
201313,234-72-0.54%
201213,306-116-0.86%
201113,422-99-0.73%
201013,521-1,890-1.30%
200015,411-139-0.09%
199015,550-1,473-0.90%
198017,023-581-0.34%
197017,604-94-0.05%
196017,6982,1481.30%
195015,5502,6521.89%
194012,8981030.08%
193012,7952,8942.60%
19209,9012,1632.50%
19107,7389021.25%
19006,8362,2884.16%
18904,5481,3203.49%
18803,2280.00%

Connersville Population by Year