Fortville, Indiana Population 2021

4,290
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Fortville is a city located in Hancock County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 4,290, it is the 134th largest city in Indiana and the 5219th largest city in the United States . Fortville is currently growing at a rate of 1.51% annually and its population has increased by 9.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,929 in 2010. Fortville reached it's highest population of 4,290 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Fortville has a population density of 1,351 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fortville is $67,220 with a poverty rate of 2.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $913 per month, and the median house value is $135,100. The median age in Fortville is 38.6 years, 38.8 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.

Fortville Demographics

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

  • White: 93.14%
  • Two or more races: 4.90%
  • Black or African American: 1.97%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Fortville, Indiana is 4,290 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,098.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,929.

Fortville, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,26093.14%
Two or More Races2244.90%
Black or African American901.97%
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Fortville Population by Race

Fortville Population Pyramid $2021

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Fortville Median Age

38.6


Total

38.8


Male

36.5


Female

Fortville Adults

There are 3,581 adults, (614 of whom are seniors) in Fortville.

Fortville Age Dependency

54.2

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Fortville Sex Ratio

Female

2,297

50.22%

Male

2,277

49.78%

Fortville Population by Age

Fortville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fortville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married83%17%
Male79.5%20.5%
All74.2%25.8%
Non Family62.1%37.9%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fortville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8522.4774.2
Married8773.5583
Non Family7871.3362.1
Male1462.1479.5
Female422.33100

3.28

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Fortville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade200.65%
9th to 12th Grade32210.51%
High School Graduate1,27541.60%
Some College58118.96%
Associates Degree2548.29%
Bachelors Degree47815.60%
Graduate Degree1354.40%
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Fortville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fortville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,9962,654574
2+ Races393939
Black3030

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Fortville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,476$45,132$42,700
Less Than 9th Grade$30,875$$
High School Graduate$37,036$48,761$30,169
Some College$42,523$41,111$43,165
Bachelors Degree$45,513$$44,524
Graduate Degree$61,667$$61,667

$43,476

Average Earnings

$45,132

Average Male

$42,700

Average Female

Fortville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fortville Language by Age

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Fortville Language

95.52% of Fortville residents speak only English, while 4.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.42% of the population.

Fortville Language

Fortville Poverty by Race

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2.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.85%

Male Poverty Rate

3.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fortville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fortville is White, with 3.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fortville is White, with 3.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.72%.

Fortville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.71%
High School5.49%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%

Fortville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed1.22%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Fortville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fortville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,785$67,220
Families$85,208$87,472
Married Families$90,587-
Non Families$34,944$39,815
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Income by Household Type

Fortville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Fortville Married by Age and Sex

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Fortville 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 20-34.

Fortville Marital Status by Race

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Fortville Marital Status

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323

Number of Veterans

323

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War137
Korea67
First Gulf War50
Vietnam24
World War II

Fortville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54132
18 to 34100
75+67
65 to 7424
55 to 64

Fortville Veterans by Age

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Fortville Veterans by Race

Fortville Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fortville Veterans by Education

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75.1%

Labor Force Participation

75.1%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Fortville Employment by Age

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Fortville Employment by Race

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Fortville 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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77.46%

Born in Fortville

99.34%

Native Born

0.66%

Foreign Born

0.66%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.34% of Fortville residents were born in the United States, with 77.46% having been born in Indiana. 0.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Fortville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,290641.51%
20204,226641.54%
20194,162641.56%
20184,098491.21%
20174,049411.02%
20164,008511.29%
20153,95790.23%
20143,948170.43%
20133,931110.28%
20123,920-8-0.20%
20113,92860.15%
20103,9224781.31%
20003,4447542.50%
19902,690-97-0.35%
19802,7870.00%

Fortville Population by Year