Hanover, Indiana Population 2021

5,383
map placeholder

Hanover is a city located in Jefferson County Indiana. Hanover has a 2020 population of 5,383. Hanover is currently growing at a rate of 0.50% annually and its population has increased by 0.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,358 in 2010. Hanover reached it's highest population of 5,383 in 2021.

The average household income in Hanover is $63,402 with a poverty rate of 8.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $790 per month, and the median house value is $125,800. The median age in Hanover is 28.9 years, 28.4 years for males, and 30.9 years for females.

Hanover Demographics

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

  • White: 93.96%
  • Black or African American: 2.42%
  • Two or more races: 1.82%
  • Native American: 0.98%
  • Other race: 0.62%
  • Asian: 0.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hanover, Indiana is 5,383 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,302.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,358.

Hanover, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,01093.96%
Black or African American1292.42%
Two or More Races971.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native520.98%
Some Other Race330.62%
Asian110.21%
Loading...

Hanover Population by Race

Hanover Population Pyramid $2021

Loading...

Hanover Median Age

28.9


Total

28.4


Male

30.9


Female

Hanover Adults

There are 4,237 adults, (832 of whom are seniors) in Hanover.

Hanover Age Dependency

56.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Hanover Sex Ratio

Female

2,718

50.98%

Male

2,614

49.02%

Hanover Population by Age

Hanover Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

Hanover Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All67%33%
Non Family58.3%41.7%
Female49.2%50.8%
Male43.5%56.5%

67.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hanover Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7382.5267
Married7663.1984.6
Non Family5371.1558.3
Female2443.0549.2
Male191343.5

3

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

Loading...

Hanover Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade792.74%
9th to 12th Grade1143.95%
High School Graduate1,19641.44%
Some College57319.85%
Associates Degree41614.41%
Bachelors Degree2478.56%
Graduate Degree2619.04%
Loading...

Hanover Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hanover Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,7482,555486
Black73733
Native American242412
2+ Races23237
Hispanic1818
Other Race1818

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 native american people with a rate of 50.00%.

Hanover Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,716$49,324$26,523
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$30,240$45,938$25,625
Some College$32,768$43,967$28,750
Bachelors Degree$52,903$64,297$39,044
Graduate Degree$34,125$57,083$22,096

$33,716

Average Earnings

$49,324

Average Male

$26,523

Average Female

Hanover Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hanover Language by Age

Loading...

Hanover Language

98.11% of Hanover residents speak only English, while 1.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Hanover Language

Hanover Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,1043468.43%
Multiple971818.56%
Black8533.53%

8.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.95%

Male Poverty Rate

8.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hanover

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hanover is Multiple, with 18.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hanover is Black, with 3.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.90%.

Hanover Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.35%
High School10.81%
Some College6.91%
Bachelors or Greater2.28%

Hanover Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed56.00%
Male Unemployed38.46%
Female Employed6.24%
Male Employed1.14%

Hanover Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hanover Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$55,462$63,402
Families$61,226$69,603
Married Families$66,768-
Non Families$22,215$41,043
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Hanover Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

38.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.6%

Male Marriage Rate

36.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hanover Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Hanover 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 45-54.

Hanover Marital Status by Race

Loading...

Hanover Marital Status

Loading...

330

Number of Veterans

321

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam107
First Gulf War54
Second Gulf War53
Korea26
World War II10

Hanover Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5496
75+91
65 to 7479
18 to 3440
55 to 6424

Hanover Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White3177.91%
2+ Races730.43%
Black64.65%

Hanover Veterans by Race

Hanover Veterans by Education

Loading...

19.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hanover Veterans by Education

Loading...

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Hanover Employment by Age

Loading...

Hanover Employment by Race

Loading...

Hanover Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

67.05%

Born in Hanover

98.27%

Native Born

1.73%

Foreign Born

1.03%

Non Citizen

0.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.27% of Hanover residents were born in the United States, with 67.05% having been born in Indiana. 1.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Hanover Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,383270.50%
20205,356270.51%
20195,329270.51%
20185,302-9-0.17%
20175,311-30-0.56%
20165,341-4-0.07%
20155,345-9-0.17%
20145,354-4-0.07%
20135,358-5-0.09%
20125,363220.41%
20115,341-17-0.32%
20105,3580.00%

Hanover Population by Year