Hobart, Indiana Population 2021

37,665
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Hobart is a city located in Lake County Indiana. Hobart has a 2020 population of 37,665. Hobart is currently declining at a rate of -0.29% annually and its population has decreased by -5.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 39,989 in 2010. Hobart reached it's highest population of 39,989 in 2010.

The average household income in Hobart is $65,370 with a poverty rate of 17.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $946 per month, and the median house value is $114,900. The median age in Hobart is 37.1 years, 35.6 years for males, and 38.4 years for females.

Hobart Demographics

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

  • White: 82.37%
  • Other race: 6.95%
  • Two or more races: 4.65%
  • Black or African American: 4.59%
  • Asian: 1.09%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Hobart, Indiana is 37,665 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 37,998.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 39,989.

Hobart, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,47582.37%
Some Other Race2,6576.95%
Two or More Races1,7754.65%
Black or African American1,7534.59%
Asian4171.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native1250.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.03%
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Hobart Population by Race

Hobart Population Pyramid $2021

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Hobart Median Age

37.1


Total

35.6


Male

38.4


Female

Hobart Adults

There are 28,546 adults, (5,336 of whom are seniors) in Hobart.

Hobart Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hobart Sex Ratio

Female

19,464

50.94%

Male

18,748

49.06%

Hobart Population by Age

Hobart Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hobart Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
Male78.5%21.5%
All75.5%24.5%
Non Family73.5%26.5%
Female43.5%56.5%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hobart Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,0462.6975.5
Married6,6913.3285.8
Non Family4,5931.2373.5
Female1,9423.643.5
Male8203.6678.5

3.28

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Hobart Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9803.88%
9th to 12th Grade2,57110.19%
High School Graduate10,17540.31%
Some College4,92419.51%
Associates Degree2,1238.41%
Bachelors Degree3,18412.61%
Graduate Degree1,2865.09%
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Hobart Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hobart Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White19,21916,9593,465
Hispanic4,2753,123511
Other Race1,4991,16744
Black1,1341,058257
2+ Races614513201
Asian261228101
Native American73734
Islander10

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 38.70%.

Hobart Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,289$47,536$29,551
Less Than 9th Grade$24,570$42,743$17,857
High School Graduate$32,798$41,735$25,166
Some College$34,368$53,194$27,621
Bachelors Degree$44,103$55,703$39,119
Graduate Degree$63,462$72,953$54,483

$37,289

Average Earnings

$47,536

Average Male

$29,551

Average Female

Hobart Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hobart Language by Age

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Hobart Language

88.64% of Hobart residents speak only English, while 11.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.18% of the population.

Hobart Language

Hobart Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,2174,23515.56%
Hispanic7,5071,41818.89%
Multiple1,75060434.51%
Black1,65044226.79%
Other2,60838314.69%
Asian417337.91%

17.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.28%

Male Poverty Rate

16.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hobart

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hobart is Multiple, with 34.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hobart is Asian, with 7.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.75%.

Hobart Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.26%
High School13.07%
Some College12.53%
Bachelors or Greater6.27%

Hobart Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed42.08%
Female Unemployed36.40%
Female Employed9.63%
Male Employed6.73%

Hobart Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hobart Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,732$65,370
Families$65,244$74,245
Married Families$78,960-
Non Families$33,653$43,798
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Income by Household Type

Hobart Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hobart Married by Age and Sex

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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 45-54.

Hobart Marital Status by Race

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Hobart Marital Status

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1,954

Number of Veterans

1,830

Male Veterans

124

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam693
First Gulf War382
Second Gulf War282
Korea160
World War II44

Hobart Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74621
35 to 54564
75+336
55 to 64319
18 to 34114

Hobart Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5716.53%
Hispanic2685.34%
Other Race21311.31%
Black1359.74%
2+ Races354.84%

Hobart Veterans by Race

Hobart Veterans by Education

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9.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hobart Veterans by Education

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64%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Hobart Employment by Age

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Hobart Employment by Race

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Hobart 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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68.63%

Born in Hobart

95.70%

Native Born

4.30%

Foreign Born

1.74%

Non Citizen

2.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.70% of Hobart residents were born in the United States, with 68.63% having been born in Indiana. 1.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hobart Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202137,665-111-0.29%
202037,776-111-0.29%
201937,887-111-0.29%
201837,998-226-0.59%
201738,224-206-0.54%
201638,430-267-0.69%
201538,697-382-0.98%
201439,079-213-0.54%
201339,292-258-0.65%
201239,550-230-0.58%
201139,780-209-0.52%
201039,9890.00%

Hobart Population by Year