Fort Branch, Indiana Population 2020

2,738

Fort Branch is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,738, it is the 163rd largest city in Indiana and the 6529th largest city in the United States. Fort Branch is currently declining at a rate of -0.22% annually and its population has decreased by -1.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,771 in 2010. Fort Branch reached it's highest population of 2,800 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Fort Branch has a population density of 2,511 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fort Branch is $69,932 with a poverty rate of 9.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $680 per month, and the median house value is $112,700. The median age in Fort Branch is 38.2 years, 34 years for males, and 42.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.9 males.

Fort Branch Demographics

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

  • White: 92.60%
  • Two or more races: 6.50%
  • Asian: 0.40%
  • Black or African American: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Fort Branch, Indiana is 2,738, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,750.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,771.

Fort Branch, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,77692.60%
Two or More Races1956.50%
Asian120.40%
Black or African American80.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.23%

Fort Branch Population Pyramid 2020

Fort Branch Median Age

38.2


Total

34


Male

42.9


Female

Fort Branch Adults

There are 2,277 adults, (459 of whom are seniors) in Fort Branch.

Fort Branch Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Branch Sex Ratio

Female

1,485

49.53%

Male

1,513

50.47%

Fort Branch Households and Families

Fort Branch Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fort Branch Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male85.3%14.7%
Married81.4%18.6%
All68.7%31.3%
Non Family58.3%41.7%
Female42.5%57.5%

68.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1822.5468.7
Married6173.1181.4
Non Family3501.1958.3
Female1813.142.5
Male342.8885.3

3.01

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fort Branch Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40.20%
9th to 12th Grade1005.10%
High School Graduate82442.06%
Some College42021.44%
Associates Degree27113.83%
Bachelors Degree23211.84%
Graduate Degree1085.51%

Fort Branch Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8821,785318
Multiple Races453810
Hispanic1313
Asian121212
Native American77

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$39,083$48,516$30,046
Less Than High School$18,929$$2,500
High School Grad$35,571$42,132$25,455
Some College$45,893$57,000$33,864
Bachelors Degree$40,114$48,750$28,438
Graduate Degree$44,500$73,250$41,458

$39,083

Average Earnings

$48,516

Average Male

$30,046

Average Female

Fort Branch Language

Fort Branch Language by Age

Fort Branch Language

97.48% of Fort Branch residents speak only English, while 2.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.30% of the population.

Fort Branch Poverty

Fort Branch Poverty by Race

9.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.38%

Male Poverty Rate

12.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Branch

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Branch is White, with 10.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Branch is White, with 10.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.23%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater8.82%
Some College7.96%
Less Than High School4.81%
High School4.61%
Name Poverty
Female Employed8.29%
Male Employed4.47%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Fort Branch Income

Fort Branch Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,661$69,932
Families$63,900$70,665
Married Families$80,149-
Non Families$33,693$63,358

Fort Branch Marital Status

Fort Branch Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.4%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Branch Married by Age and Sex

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

Fort Branch Veterans

225

Number of Veterans

207

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam70
Second Gulf War41
Korea35
First Gulf War32
World War II14

$Fort Branch Veterans by Education

10.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Branch Employment Status

66.7%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Branch 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

74.68%

Born in Indiana

99.67%

Native Born

0.33%

Foreign Born

0.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.67% of Fort Branch residents were born in the United States, with 74.68% having been born in Indiana. 0.13% 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
20202,738-6-0.22%
20192,744-6-0.22%
20182,750-19-0.69%
20172,769-6-0.22%
20162,775-10-0.36%
20152,785-15-0.54%
20142,800160.57%
20132,7840.00%
20122,78420.07%
20112,7820.00%
20102,7820.00%