Eaton, Indiana Population 2021

1,725
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Eaton is a city located in Delaware County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,725, it is the 225th largest city in Indiana and the 8191st largest city in the United States . Eaton is currently declining at a rate of -0.23% annually and its population has decreased by -4.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,805 in 2010. Eaton reached it's highest population of 1,813 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Eaton has a population density of 463 people per square mile.

The average household income in Eaton is $52,436 with a poverty rate of 13.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $759 per month, and the median house value is $65,600. The median age in Eaton is 38.4 years, 38.6 years for males, and 38.3 years for females.

Eaton Demographics

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

  • White: 97.65%
  • Native American: 0.96%
  • Two or more races: 0.80%
  • Black or African American: 0.59%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Eaton, Indiana is 1,725 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,737.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,805.

Eaton, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,82697.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.96%
Two or More Races150.80%
Black or African American110.59%
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Eaton Population by Race

Eaton Population Pyramid $2021

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Eaton Median Age

38.4


Total

38.6


Male

38.3


Female

Eaton Adults

There are 1,468 adults, (348 of whom are seniors) in Eaton.

Eaton Age Dependency

67

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Eaton Sex Ratio

Female

921

49.25%

Male

949

50.75%

Eaton Population by Age

Eaton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Eaton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
Male80.4%19.6%
Non Family73.8%26.2%
All73.6%26.4%
Female41.8%58.2%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Eaton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7572.4773.6
Married3443.2480.8
Non Family2711.1773.8
Female913.441.8
Male512.5580.4

3.03

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Eaton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade181.44%
9th to 12th Grade927.37%
High School Graduate54943.96%
Some College32726.18%
Associates Degree14211.37%
Bachelors Degree735.84%
Graduate Degree483.84%
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Eaton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Eaton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2251,119121
2+ Races1212
Native American88
Hispanic4

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 white people with a rate of 9.88%.

Eaton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,772$44,167$25,172
Less Than 9th Grade$23,750$27,917$
High School Graduate$30,302$43,125$21,938
Some College$31,094$47,000$26,190
Bachelors Degree$47,188$$
Graduate Degree$31,429$$30,893

$30,772

Average Earnings

$44,167

Average Male

$25,172

Average Female

Eaton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Eaton Language by Age

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Eaton Language

98.19% of Eaton residents speak only English, while 1.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.52% of the population.

Eaton Language

Eaton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,82221711.91%
Native1818100.00%
Black1111100.00%
Multiple15426.67%

13.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.01%

Male Poverty Rate

16.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Eaton

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Eaton is White, with 11.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.06%.

Eaton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.45%
High School11.11%
Some College7.25%
Bachelors or Greater5.79%

Eaton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed88.89%
Female Employed7.28%
Male Employed5.39%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Eaton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Eaton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,014$52,436
Families$59,615$62,387
Married Families$67,143-
Non Families$27,083$31,374
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Income by Household Type

Eaton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Eaton Married by Age and Sex

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Eaton 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.

Eaton Marital Status by Race

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Eaton Marital Status

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166

Number of Veterans

166

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam55
First Gulf War33
Second Gulf War30
World War II15
Korea7

Eaton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5458
75+49
65 to 7439
18 to 3413
55 to 647

Eaton Veterans by Age

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Eaton Veterans by Race

Eaton Veterans by Education

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7.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eaton Veterans by Education

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56.7%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Eaton Employment by Age

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Eaton Employment by Race

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Eaton 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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80.37%

Born in Eaton

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Eaton residents were born in the United States, with 80.37% 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 Europe.

Eaton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,725-4-0.23%
20201,729-4-0.23%
20191,733-4-0.23%
20181,737-9-0.52%
20171,746-11-0.63%
20161,757-7-0.40%
20151,764-12-0.68%
20141,776-13-0.73%
20131,789-8-0.45%
20121,797-12-0.66%
20111,809-4-0.22%
20101,8130.00%

Eaton Population by Year