Converse, Indiana Population 2020

1,185

Converse is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,185, it is the 278th largest city in Indiana and the 9638th largest city in the United States. Converse is currently declining at a rate of -0.84% annually and its population has decreased by -6.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,265 in 2010. Converse reached it's highest population of 1,261 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Converse has a population density of 1,299 people per square mile.

The average household income in Converse is $56,677 with a poverty rate of 16.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $588 per month, and the median house value is $84,200. The median age in Converse is 34.1 years, 32.8 years for males, and 34.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.8 males.

Converse Demographics

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

  • White: 95.17%
  • Two or more races: 3.76%
  • Black or African American: 1.07%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Converse, Indiana is 1,185, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,205.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,265.

Converse, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,24095.17%
Two or More Races493.76%
Black or African American141.07%

Converse Population Pyramid 2020

Converse Median Age

34.1


Total

32.8


Male

34.6


Female

Converse Adults

There are 950 adults, (230 of whom are seniors) in Converse.

Converse Age Dependency

81

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49

Child Dependency Ratio

Converse Sex Ratio

Female

705

54.11%

Male

598

45.89%

Converse Households and Families

Converse Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Converse Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married93.3%6.7%
All74.5%25.5%
Non Family59.1%40.9%
Female43.8%56.2%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5022.674.5
Married2543.3293.3
Non Family1491.0559.1
Female893.1243.8
Male102.6100

3.1

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Converse Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade283.36%
9th to 12th Grade9110.92%
High School Graduate28834.57%
Some College21926.29%
Associates Degree576.84%
Bachelors Degree10712.85%
Graduate Degree435.16%

Converse Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White743648122
Hispanic472314
Multiple Races292914
Black1414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 48.28%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,294$37,679$23,882
Less Than High School$20,750$$20,875
High School Grad$30,208$33,750$23,417
Some College$22,813$37,188$20,982
Bachelors Degree$40,074$36,250$41,339
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,294

Average Earnings

$37,679

Average Male

$23,882

Average Female

Converse Language

Converse Language by Age

Converse Language

94.87% of Converse residents speak only English, while 5.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.46% of the population.

Converse Poverty

Converse Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,09217716.21%
Multiple491530.61%
Black1414100.00%

16.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.07%

Male Poverty Rate

17.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Converse

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Converse is White, with 16.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.10%.

Name Poverty
High School24.65%
Some College15.22%
Less Than High School8.40%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed10.32%
Male Employed1.23%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Converse Income

Converse Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,688$56,677
Families$62,917$70,652
Married Families$72,115-
Non Families$19,432$22,293

Converse Marital Status

Converse Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Converse Married by Age and Sex

Converse 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 45-54.

Converse Marital Status by Race

Converse Veterans

141

Number of Veterans

126

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam57
Second Gulf War31
First Gulf War26
Korea13
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+35
65 to 7432
18 to 3427
35 to 5425
55 to 6422

$Converse Veterans by Education

7.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Converse Employment Status

53.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Converse 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

80.05%

Born in Indiana

98.93%

Native Born

1.07%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.93% of Converse residents were born in the United States, with 80.05% having been born in Indiana. 0.00% 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
20201,185-10-0.84%
20191,195-10-0.83%
20181,205-11-0.90%
20171,216-10-0.82%
20161,226-2-0.16%
20151,228-5-0.41%
20141,233-7-0.56%
20131,240-10-0.80%
20121,250-4-0.32%
20111,254-7-0.56%
20101,2610.00%