Hobart, Indiana Population 2023

29,959

Hobart is a city located in Lake County Indiana. With a 2023 population of 29,959, it is the 34th largest city in Indiana and the 1532nd largest city in the United States.Hobart is currently growing at a rate of 0.23% annually and its population has increased by 0.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,752 in 2020. Spanning over 27 miles, Hobart has a population density of 1,142 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hobart is $72,210 with a poverty rate of 16.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Hobart is 39.5 years, 37.9 years for males, and 40.6 years for females.

Hobart Demographics

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

  • White: 80.95%
  • Black or African American: 7.78%
  • Two or more races: 5.30%
  • Other race: 3.06%
  • Asian: 2.56%
  • Native American: 0.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Hobart, Indiana is 29,959 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 29,752.

Hobart, Indiana Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Hobart Population by Race

Hobart Population Pyramid 2023

Hobart Median Age

39.5

Total

37.9

Male

40.6

Female

Hobart Adults

There are 21,756 adults, (4,497 of whom are seniors) in Hobart.

Hobart Age Dependency

62.9

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hobart Sex Ratio

Female14,93753.12%
Male13,18346.88%

Hobart Population by Age

Hobart Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.18

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Hobart Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Hobart Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hobart Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.83%.

Hobart Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$46,004

Average Earnings

$58,531

Average Male

$33,228

Average Female

Hobart Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hobart Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Hobart Language

91.00% of Hobart residents speak only English, while 9.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.46% of the population.

Hobart Language

Hobart Poverty by Race

rate

16.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.95%

Male Poverty Rate

13.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hobart

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hobart is Black, with 38.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hobart is Asian, with 2.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.33%.

Hobart Poverty

Hobart Poverty Rate by Education

Hobart Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hobart Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Hobart Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Hobart Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Hobart 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 55-64.

Hobart Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Hobart Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,368

Number of Veterans

1,244

Male Veterans

124

Female Veterans

Hobart Veterans by War

Hobart Veterans by Age

count

Hobart Veterans by Race

Hobart Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hobart Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Hobart Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Hobart Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Hobart Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

63.28%

Born in Hobart

90.24%

Native Born

4.28%

Foreign Born

1.56%

Non Citizen

2.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.24% of Hobart residents were born in the United States, with 63.28% having been born in Indiana. 1.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hobart Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Hobart Population by Year