Eaton, Indiana Population 2020

1,708

Eaton is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,708, it is the 227th largest city in Indiana and the 8217th largest city in the United States. Eaton is currently declining at a rate of -0.76% annually and its population has decreased by -5.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,805 in 2010. Eaton reached it's highest population of 1,807 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Eaton has a population density of 458 people per square mile.

The average household income in Eaton is $53,768 with a poverty rate of 17.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $826 per month, and the median house value is $65,100. The median age in Eaton is 37.7 years, 36.8 years for males, and 37.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.7 males.

Eaton Demographics

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

  • White: 98.15%
  • Native American: 0.65%
  • Black or African American: 0.60%
  • Two or more races: 0.38%
  • Asian: 0.22%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Eaton, Indiana is 1,708, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,734.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,805.

Eaton, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,79998.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.65%
Black or African American110.60%
Two or More Races70.38%
Asian40.22%

Eaton Population Pyramid 2020

Eaton Median Age

37.7


Total

36.8


Male

37.9


Female

Eaton Adults

There are 1,374 adults, (332 of whom are seniors) in Eaton.

Eaton Age Dependency

75.9

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Eaton Sex Ratio

Female

891

48.61%

Male

942

51.39%

Eaton Households and Families

Eaton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Eaton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family79.1%20.9%
Married73.9%26.1%
All70.2%29.8%
Male63.3%36.7%
Female39.4%60.6%

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7362.4970.2
Married3533.0473.9
Non Family2351.1779.1
Female993.5239.4
Male492.8463.3

3

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Eaton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade231.91%
9th to 12th Grade1068.79%
High School Graduate49841.29%
Some College31426.04%
Associates Degree1088.96%
Bachelors Degree887.30%
Graduate Degree695.72%

Eaton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1881,063153
Native American66
Hispanic4
Multiple Races44
Asian444

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,804$37,308$25,787
Less Than High School$27,917$28,750$
High School Grad$30,379$35,694$25,729
Some College$31,250$41,750$25,114
Bachelors Degree$27,386$42,917$24,375
Graduate Degree$31,964$38,333$30,893

$30,804

Average Earnings

$37,308

Average Male

$25,787

Average Female

Eaton Language

Eaton Language by Age

Eaton Language

97.99% of Eaton residents speak only English, while 2.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.61% of the population.

Eaton Poverty

Eaton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,79529916.66%
Native1212100.00%
Black1111100.00%
Multiple7457.14%

17.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.39%

Male Poverty Rate

20.31%

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 16.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.65%.

Name Poverty
High School14.86%
Less Than High School13.95%
Some College11.85%
Bachelors or Greater5.10%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.14%
Female Employed11.41%
Male Employed9.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Eaton Income

Eaton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,045$53,768
Families$59,375$63,772
Married Families$65,508-
Non Families$23,688$29,376

Eaton Marital Status

Eaton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Eaton Married by Age and Sex

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

Eaton Veterans

120

Number of Veterans

120

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam46
First Gulf War28
Korea8
World War II4
Second Gulf War3

$Eaton Veterans by Education

10.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eaton Employment Status

56.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Eaton 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

82.00%

Born in Indiana

99.67%

Native Born

0.33%

Foreign Born

0.22%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.67% of Eaton residents were born in the United States, with 82.00% having been born in Indiana. 0.22% 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
20201,708-13-0.76%
20191,721-13-0.75%
20181,734-5-0.29%
20171,739-13-0.74%
20161,752-4-0.23%
20151,756-14-0.79%
20141,770-13-0.73%
20131,783-8-0.45%
20121,791-12-0.67%
20111,803-4-0.22%
20101,8070.00%