Hobart, Indiana Population 2020

27,852

Hobart is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 27,852, it is the 35th largest city in Indiana and the 1366th largest city in the United States. Hobart is currently declining at a rate of -0.34% annually and its population has decreased by -4.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,059 in 2010. Hobart reached it's highest population of 29,355 in 2010. Spanning over 27 miles, Hobart has a population density of 1,062 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hobart is $68,700 with a poverty rate of 13.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $925 per month, and the median house value is $137,000. The median age in Hobart is 38.5 years, 37.8 years for males, and 39.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.3 males.

Hobart Demographics

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

  • White: 83.11%
  • Black or African American: 7.37%
  • Other race: 3.57%
  • Two or more races: 3.56%
  • Asian: 1.56%
  • Native American: 0.76%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.07%
The current population of Hobart, Indiana is 27,852, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 28,040.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 29,059.

Hobart, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,52883.11%
Black or African American2,0867.37%
Some Other Race1,0103.57%
Two or More Races1,0093.56%
Asian4411.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native2150.76%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander200.07%

Hobart Population Pyramid 2020

Hobart Median Age

38.5


Total

37.8


Male

39.1


Female

Hobart Adults

There are 21,820 adults, (4,475 of whom are seniors) in Hobart.

Hobart Age Dependency

63.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Hobart Sex Ratio

Female

15,037

53.12%

Male

13,272

46.88%

Hobart Households and Families

Hobart Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hobart Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
Male78.3%21.7%
All73.8%26.2%
Non Family66.1%33.9%
Female47.3%52.7%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9222.5773.8
Married5,4463.2484.4
Non Family3,6241.1466.1
Female1,2163.2147.3
Male6363.8278.3

3.19

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hobart Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5042.60%
9th to 12th Grade1,4347.39%
High School Graduate7,02136.17%
Some College4,37322.53%
Associates Degree1,95410.07%
Bachelors Degree2,90014.94%
Graduate Degree1,2256.31%

Hobart Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,26313,7603,261
Hispanic1,9941,680304
Black1,5021,419365
Other Race49144237
Multiple Races383375103
Asian323293106
Native American12712736
Islander2012

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 32.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,219$50,239$32,830
Less Than High School$25,698$41,192$14,299
High School Grad$38,343$45,815$21,932
Some College$37,158$50,944$31,540
Bachelors Degree$44,273$47,207$41,324
Graduate Degree$60,250$63,187$58,011

$41,219

Average Earnings

$50,239

Average Male

$32,830

Average Female

Hobart Language

Hobart Language by Age

Hobart Language

92.64% of Hobart residents speak only English, while 7.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.34% of the population.

Hobart Poverty

Hobart Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,2382,88713.59%
Hispanic3,56045212.70%
Multiple97921922.37%
Black2,0011195.95%
Asian441173.85%
Other1,010141.39%

13.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.44%

Male Poverty Rate

13.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hobart

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hobart is Multiple, with 22.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hobart is Other, with 1.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.87%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.04%
High School10.40%
Some College9.37%
Bachelors or Greater6.59%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.81%
Male Unemployed27.82%
Female Employed7.43%
Male Employed4.69%

Hobart Income

Hobart Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,181$68,700
Families$71,288$78,383
Married Families$78,966-
Non Families$38,107$45,355

Hobart Marital Status

Hobart Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hobart Married by Age and Sex

Hobart 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.

Hobart Marital Status by Race

Hobart Veterans

1,940

Number of Veterans

1,805

Male Veterans

135

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam714
First Gulf War403
Second Gulf War268
Korea129
World War II67
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54623
65 to 74464
55 to 64427
75+367
18 to 3459
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5908.72%
Black23813.93%
Hispanic1877.68%
Other7710.27%
2 or More356.82%

$Hobart Veterans by Education

5.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hobart Employment Status

64.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Hobart 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

68.59%

Born in Indiana

96.93%

Native Born

3.07%

Foreign Born

0.97%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.93% of Hobart residents were born in the United States, with 68.59% having been born in Indiana. 0.97% 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
202027,852-94-0.34%
201927,946-94-0.34%
201828,040-159-0.56%
201728,199-94-0.33%
201628,293-164-0.58%
201528,457-269-0.94%
201428,726-140-0.48%
201328,866-179-0.62%
201229,045-163-0.56%
201129,208-147-0.50%
201029,3553,9921.47%
200025,3633,5411.52%
199021,822-1,165-0.52%
198022,9871,5020.68%
197021,4852,8051.41%
196018,6808,4366.19%
195010,2443,0783.64%
19407,1661,3792.16%
19305,7872,3375.31%
19203,4502,4506.39%
19001,0000.00%