Harlan, Indiana Population 2021

1,622
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Harlan is a city located in Allen County Indiana. Harlan has a 2020 population of 1,622. Harlan is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,634 in 2010. Harlan reached it's highest population of 1,736 in 2013.

The average household income in Harlan is $61,290 with a poverty rate of 3.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $847 per month, and the median house value is $117,700. The median age in Harlan is 28.8 years, 27.1 years for males, and 31.8 years for females.

Harlan Demographics

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

  • White: 97.53%
  • Two or more races: 1.42%
  • Black or African American: 0.55%
  • Native American: 0.49%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Harlan, Indiana is 1,622 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,540.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,634.

Harlan, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,58297.53%
Two or More Races231.42%
Black or African American90.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.49%
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Harlan Population by Race

Harlan Population Pyramid $2021

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Harlan Median Age

28.8


Total

27.1


Male

31.8


Female

Harlan Adults

There are 1,058 adults, (269 of whom are seniors) in Harlan.

Harlan Age Dependency

105.6

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

71.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Harlan Sex Ratio

Female

699

43.09%

Male

923

56.91%

Harlan Population by Age

Harlan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Harlan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married89.8%10.2%
All83.2%16.8%
Female75%25%
Non Family71%29%

83.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Harlan Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5842.7883.2
Married2643.9989.8
Non Family2141.1671
Male703.1100
Female362.8375

3.51

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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Harlan Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade788.61%
9th to 12th Grade12113.36%
High School Graduate22124.39%
Some College18119.98%
Associates Degree17319.09%
Bachelors Degree788.61%
Graduate Degree545.96%
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Harlan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Harlan Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White898699132
Hispanic88
Native American88

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 white people with a rate of 14.70%.

Harlan Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,222$52,462$35,048
Less Than 9th Grade$51,856$52,197$
High School Graduate$32,279$33,472$30,938
Some College$49,250$56,719$37,656
Bachelors Degree$44,861$62,222$
Graduate Degree$11,875$$

$47,222

Average Earnings

$52,462

Average Male

$35,048

Average Female

Harlan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Harlan Language by Age

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Harlan Language

93.20% of Harlan residents speak only English, while 6.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.80% of the population.

Harlan Language

Harlan Poverty by Race

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3.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.01%

Male Poverty Rate

3.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Harlan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Harlan is White, with 3.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Harlan is White, with 3.98% 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.36%.

Harlan Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School19.91%
Less Than 9th Grade4.52%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%

Harlan Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Harlan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Harlan Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,566$61,290
Families$63,611$70,021
Married Families$70,313-
Non Families$32,500$40,978
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Income by Household Type

Harlan Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.7%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Harlan Married by Age and Sex

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Harlan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Harlan Marital Status by Race

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Harlan Marital Status

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99

Number of Veterans

89

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam45
First Gulf War19
World War II18
Second Gulf War9
Korea8

Harlan Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7436
75+26
35 to 5419
55 to 649
18 to 349

Harlan Veterans by Age

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Harlan Veterans by Race

Harlan Veterans by Education

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18.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Harlan Veterans by Education

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61.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.5%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Harlan Employment by Age

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Harlan Employment by Race

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Harlan 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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77.87%

Born in Harlan

99.51%

Native Born

0.49%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.51% of Harlan residents were born in the United States, with 77.87% having been born in Indiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Harlan Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,6220.00%
20201,6220.00%
20191,622825.32%
20181,540-109-6.61%
20171,64916310.97%
20161,486-183-10.96%
20151,669-49-2.85%
20141,718-18-1.04%
20131,736754.52%
20121,661-32-1.89%
20111,693593.61%
20101,6340.00%

Harlan Population by Year