Eaton, Indiana Population 2024

1,589

Eaton is a city located in Blackford County and Delaware County Indiana. Eaton has a 2024 population of 1,589. Eaton is currently declining at a rate of -0.06% annually and its population has decreased by -0.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,593 in 2020.

The average household income in Eaton is $60,196 with a poverty rate of 12.98%. The median age in Eaton is 36 years: 35.7 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Eaton Demographics

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

  • White: 93.3%
  • Two or more races: 5.81%
  • Native American: 0.89%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
State
Indiana
Land Area (mi²)
3.7 sq mi
Density (mi²)
426.40/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-0.25% (-4)
The current population of Eaton, Indiana is 1,589 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,593.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,57493.3%
Two or more races985.81%
Native American150.89%
Black or African American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Eaton Population by Race

Eaton Population Pyramid 2024

Eaton Median Age

36

Total

35.7

Male

37

Female

Eaton Adults

There are 1,308 adults, (298 of whom are seniors) in Eaton.

Eaton Age Dependency

67

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Eaton Sex Ratio

Female78546.53%
Male90253.47%

Eaton Population by Age

Eaton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All7382.2974.825.2
Married3003.189.710.3
Non Family2751.0469.130.9
Male902.334060
Female733.5978.121.9

2.92

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Eaton Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade918.27%
Associates Degree15714.26%
Bachelors Degree787.08%
Graduate Degree282.54%
High School Graduate42638.69%
Less Than 9th Grade161.45%
Some College30527.7%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Eaton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Eaton Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White1,047944101
2+ Races35355
Hispanic34300
Native American15150

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 14.29%.

Eaton Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$56,667$0$51,705
Graduate Degree$0$0$0
High School Graduate$37,250$43,947$19,904
Less Than 9th Grade$33,750$34,750$0
Overall$37,181$46,406$30,417
Some College$36,384$52,857$28,625

$37,181

Average Earnings

$46,406

Average Male

$30,417

Average Female

Eaton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Eaton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Eaton Language

100% of Eaton residents speak only English, while 0% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0% of the population.

Eaton Language

Eaton Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,57021513.69%
Multiple9844.08%

12.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.42%

Male Poverty Rate

15.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Eaton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Eaton is White, with 13.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Eaton is Multiple, with 4.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.44%.

Eaton Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School13.38%
Less Than 9th Grade12.15%
Some College6.28%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Eaton Poverty Rate by Education

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed100%
Male Unemployed42.86%
Female Employed11.11%
Male Employed4.57%

Eaton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Eaton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$74,250$74,351
Households$46,048$60,196
Married Families$80,066$-999,999,999
Non Families$25,547$30,086

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Eaton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Eaton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Eaton 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.

Eaton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Eaton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

125

Number of Veterans

121

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam41
First Gulf War33
Second Gulf War20
World War II9
Korea0

Eaton Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
35 to 5447
65 to 7438
75+19
55 to 6418
18 to 343

Eaton Veterans by Age

count

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White1108.76%
Native American15100%
Hispanic1544.12%

Eaton Veterans by Race

Eaton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.4%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.8%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eaton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Eaton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Eaton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Eaton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

86.25%

Born in Eaton

100%

Native Born

0%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Eaton residents were born in the United States, with 86.25% having been born in Indiana. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Eaton Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20291,584-1-0.06%
20281,585-1-0.06%
20271,586-1-0.06%
20261,587-1-0.06%
20251,588-1-0.06%
20241,589-1-0.06%
20231,590-3-0.19%
20221,593-1-0.06%
20211,59410.06%
20201,593-136-7.87%
20191,729-7-0.4%
20181,736-11-0.63%
20171,747-11-0.63%
20161,758-6-0.34%
20151,764-14-0.79%
20141,778-13-0.73%
20131,791-6-0.33%
20121,797-12-0.66%
20111,809-4-0.22%
20101,81300%

Eaton Population by Year