Greencastle, Indiana Population 2021

13,071
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Greencastle is a city located in Putnam County Indiana. Greencastle has a 2020 population of 13,071. It is also the county seat of Putnam County. Greencastle is currently declining at a rate of -0.08% annually and its population has decreased by -0.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,117 in 2010. Greencastle reached it's highest population of 13,117 in 2010.

The average household income in Greencastle is $65,214 with a poverty rate of 10.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $757 per month, and the median house value is $121,000. The median age in Greencastle is 31.4 years, 29.6 years for males, and 33.8 years for females.

Greencastle Demographics

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

  • White: 91.00%
  • Asian: 6.32%
  • Black or African American: 1.76%
  • Two or more races: 0.48%
  • Other race: 0.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Greencastle, Indiana is 13,071 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,104.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,117.

Greencastle, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,91591.00%
Asian8276.32%
Black or African American2311.76%
Two or More Races630.48%
Some Other Race490.37%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.06%
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Greencastle Population by Race

Greencastle Population Pyramid $2021

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Greencastle Median Age

31.4


Total

29.6


Male

33.8


Female

Greencastle Adults

There are 10,607 adults, (2,207 of whom are seniors) in Greencastle.

Greencastle Age Dependency

55.9

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Greencastle Sex Ratio

Female

6,617

50.54%

Male

6,476

49.46%

Greencastle Population by Age

Greencastle Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Greencastle Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.7%23.3%
All55.5%44.5%
Non Family44.9%55.1%
Male38%62%
Female31.4%68.6%

55.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greencastle Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8352.1155.5
Non Family2,0711.1444.9
Married1,9392.9976.7
Female6882.6331.4
Male1371.8338

2.77

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

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Greencastle Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2253.03%
9th to 12th Grade5587.52%
High School Graduate2,94039.62%
Some College1,44519.47%
Associates Degree5847.87%
Bachelors Degree94112.68%
Graduate Degree7279.80%
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Greencastle Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Greencastle Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,9466,1761,495
Asian268268147
Black138131
Hispanic48422
2+ Races242424
Other Race6

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

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

Greencastle Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,849$46,991$33,299
Less Than 9th Grade$32,091$31,364$36,324
High School Graduate$34,093$43,456$24,201
Some College$34,934$37,392$30,410
Bachelors Degree$59,643$68,606$44,899
Graduate Degree$54,600$66,875$52,010

$40,849

Average Earnings

$46,991

Average Male

$33,299

Average Female

Greencastle Earnings by Educational Attainment

Greencastle Language by Age

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Greencastle Language

94.61% of Greencastle residents speak only English, while 5.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.65% of the population.

Greencastle Language

Greencastle Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,4201,03410.98%
Hispanic181158.29%

10.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.83%

Male Poverty Rate

11.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greencastle

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greencastle is White, with 10.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greencastle is Hispanic, with 8.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.85%.

Greencastle Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.09%
High School9.68%
Some College4.78%
Bachelors or Greater2.63%

Greencastle Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed40.32%
Female Employed6.54%
Male Employed1.21%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Greencastle Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greencastle Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,008$65,214
Families$64,784$78,547
Married Families$82,199-
Non Families$34,080$44,013
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Income by Household Type

Greencastle Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.2%

Male Marriage Rate

34.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Greencastle Married by Age and Sex

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Greencastle 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 45-54.

Greencastle Marital Status by Race

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Greencastle Marital Status

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761

Number of Veterans

711

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam300
First Gulf War161
Korea129
Second Gulf War44
World War II24

Greencastle Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+255
65 to 74217
35 to 54136
55 to 64124
18 to 3429

Greencastle Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7047.29%
Black5725.91%

Greencastle Veterans by Race

Greencastle Veterans by Education

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6.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greencastle Veterans by Education

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54.6%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Greencastle Employment by Age

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Greencastle Employment by Race

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Greencastle 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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63.74%

Born in Greencastle

93.73%

Native Born

6.27%

Foreign Born

5.46%

Non Citizen

0.81%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.73% of Greencastle residents were born in the United States, with 63.74% having been born in Indiana. 5.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Greencastle Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202113,071-11-0.08%
202013,082-11-0.08%
201913,093-11-0.08%
201813,104-11-0.08%
201713,115420.32%
201613,073-12-0.09%
201513,0851130.87%
201412,972-85-0.65%
201313,057230.18%
201213,034-81-0.62%
201113,115-2-0.02%
201013,1170.00%

Greencastle Population by Year