Fort Branch, Indiana Population 2021

2,768
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Fort Branch is a city located in Gibson County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,768, it is the 163rd largest city in Indiana and the 6499th largest city in the United States . Fort Branch is currently growing at a rate of 0.04% annually but its population has decreased by -0.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,771 in 2010. Fort Branch reached it's highest population of 2,804 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Fort Branch has a population density of 2,539 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fort Branch is $63,832 with a poverty rate of 8.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $680 per month, and the median house value is $113,800. The median age in Fort Branch is 34.2 years, 33.2 years for males, and 38.2 years for females.

Fort Branch Demographics

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

  • White: 93.36%
  • Two or more races: 5.59%
  • Black or African American: 0.43%
  • Asian: 0.33%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Fort Branch, Indiana is 2,768 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,765.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,771.

Fort Branch, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,83893.36%
Two or More Races1705.59%
Black or African American130.43%
Asian100.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.30%
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Fort Branch Population by Race

Fort Branch Population Pyramid $2021

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Fort Branch Median Age

34.2


Total

33.2


Male

38.2


Female

Fort Branch Adults

There are 2,246 adults, (447 of whom are seniors) in Fort Branch.

Fort Branch Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Branch Sex Ratio

Female

1,529

50.30%

Male

1,511

49.70%

Fort Branch Population by Age

Fort Branch Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Branch Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male84.6%15.4%
Married81.8%18.2%
All69.4%30.6%
Non Family58.6%41.4%
Female43.4%56.6%

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fort Branch Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2212.4969.4
Married6143.2381.8
Non Family3961.1458.6
Female1592.9543.4
Male522.6784.6

3.04

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Fort Branch Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40.21%
9th to 12th Grade663.42%
High School Graduate84543.83%
Some College41521.52%
Associates Degree28614.83%
Bachelors Degree22811.83%
Graduate Degree844.36%
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Fort Branch Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Branch Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8601,790288
2+ Races30309
Hispanic191910
Asian10105
Native American99

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 hispanic people with a rate of 52.63%.

Fort Branch Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,203$51,029$31,450
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$39,038$46,250$31,212
Some College$42,024$58,750$30,313
Bachelors Degree$49,167$64,000$32,000
Graduate Degree$56,875$73,125$45,938

$42,203

Average Earnings

$51,029

Average Male

$31,450

Average Female

Fort Branch Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Branch Language by Age

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Fort Branch Language

96.68% of Fort Branch residents speak only English, while 3.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.08% of the population.

Fort Branch Language

Fort Branch Poverty by Race

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8.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.46%

Male Poverty Rate

8.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Branch

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Branch is White, with 8.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Branch is White, with 8.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.44%.

Fort Branch Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College8.42%
High School4.02%
Bachelors or Greater1.60%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Fort Branch Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.74%
Female Employed5.68%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Fort Branch Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Branch Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,583$63,832
Families$69,028$73,481
Married Families$81,094-
Non Families$34,318$39,192
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Income by Household Type

Fort Branch Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Branch Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Branch 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 35-44.

Fort Branch Marital Status by Race

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Fort Branch Marital Status

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202

Number of Veterans

196

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam77
Second Gulf War34
First Gulf War33
World War II24
Korea19

Fort Branch Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+66
65 to 7459
35 to 5433
18 to 3428
55 to 6416

Fort Branch Veterans by Age

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Fort Branch Veterans by Race

Fort Branch Veterans by Education

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8.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Branch Veterans by Education

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70.7%

Labor Force Participation

68.8%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Branch Employment by Age

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Fort Branch Employment by Race

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Fort Branch 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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78.88%

Born in Fort Branch

99.51%

Native Born

0.49%

Foreign Born

0.33%

Non Citizen

0.16%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.51% of Fort Branch residents were born in the United States, with 78.88% having been born in Indiana. 0.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Fort Branch Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,76810.04%
20202,76710.04%
20192,76610.04%
20182,765-16-0.58%
20172,781-3-0.11%
20162,784-6-0.22%
20152,790-14-0.50%
20142,804170.61%
20132,7870.00%
20122,78730.11%
20112,7840.00%
20102,7840.00%

Fort Branch Population by Year