Lowell, Indiana Population 2021

10,317
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Lowell is a city located in Lake County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 10,317, it is the 76th largest city in Indiana and the 3027th largest city in the United States . Lowell is currently growing at a rate of 1.90% annually and its population has increased by 11.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,276 in 2010. Lowell reached it's highest population of 10,317 in 2021. Spanning over 6 miles, Lowell has a population density of 1,653 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lowell is $76,654 with a poverty rate of 4.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,125 per month, and the median house value is $167,000. The median age in Lowell is 35.2 years, 32.8 years for males, and 38.8 years for females.

Lowell Demographics

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

  • White: 93.02%
  • Other race: 3.84%
  • Two or more races: 2.64%
  • Black or African American: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.20%
  • Asian: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lowell, Indiana is 10,317 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,741.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,276.

Lowell, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,98593.02%
Some Other Race3713.84%
Two or More Races2552.64%
Black or African American210.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native190.20%
Asian80.08%
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Lowell Population by Race

Lowell Population Pyramid $2021

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Lowell Median Age

35.2


Total

32.8


Male

38.8


Female

Lowell Adults

There are 6,988 adults, (1,517 of whom are seniors) in Lowell.

Lowell Age Dependency

76.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lowell Sex Ratio

Female

4,923

50.97%

Male

4,736

49.03%

Lowell Population by Age

Lowell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lowell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married85.7%14.3%
Female85.6%14.4%
All84.5%15.5%
Non Family80.2%19.8%

84.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lowell Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5822.6784.5
Married1,9503.3685.7
Non Family1,0691.2280.2
Female4503.0985.6
Male1132.75100

3.25

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

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Lowell Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1482.40%
9th to 12th Grade2804.54%
High School Graduate2,06233.47%
Some College1,69827.56%
Associates Degree71511.61%
Bachelors Degree80113.00%
Graduate Degree4577.42%
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Lowell Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lowell Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,6955,3721,217
Hispanic408303
Other Race18392
2+ Races989816
Black212117
Native American1919
Asian888

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Lowell Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,914$61,939$32,098
Less Than 9th Grade$43,797$43,797$
High School Graduate$52,808$60,301$19,281
Some College$41,952$66,588$29,896
Bachelors Degree$60,750$73,516$40,807
Graduate Degree$56,058$$59,145

$48,914

Average Earnings

$61,939

Average Male

$32,098

Average Female

Lowell Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lowell Language by Age

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Lowell Language

95.24% of Lowell residents speak only English, while 4.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.91% of the population.

Lowell Language

Lowell Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,6853013.47%
Hispanic69617024.43%
Other3717921.29%
Multiple2366125.85%

4.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.35%

Male Poverty Rate

4.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lowell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lowell is Multiple, with 25.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lowell is White, with 3.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.58%.

Lowell Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.66%
Some College3.86%
High School3.07%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Lowell Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed30.85%
Female Employed3.34%
Male Employed1.78%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Lowell Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lowell Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,148$76,654
Families$80,625$88,602
Married Families$84,697-
Non Families$35,216$45,777
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Income by Household Type

Lowell Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Lowell Married by Age and Sex

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Lowell 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 35-44.

Lowell Marital Status by Race

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Lowell Marital Status

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625

Number of Veterans

603

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam149
Second Gulf War130
First Gulf War127
World War II47
Korea34

Lowell Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54203
65 to 74138
18 to 34114
75+95
55 to 6475

Lowell Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5368.07%
Hispanic14332.95%
Other Race8948.63%

Lowell Veterans by Race

Lowell Veterans by Education

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4.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lowell Veterans by Education

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65%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Lowell Employment by Age

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Lowell Employment by Race

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Lowell 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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64.54%

Born in Lowell

98.45%

Native Born

1.55%

Foreign Born

0.42%

Non Citizen

1.13%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.45% of Lowell residents were born in the United States, with 64.54% having been born in Indiana. 0.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lowell Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,3171921.90%
202010,1251921.93%
20199,9331921.97%
20189,7411071.11%
20179,6341131.19%
20169,521790.84%
20159,44250.05%
20149,437330.35%
20139,404520.56%
20129,352-5-0.05%
20119,357430.46%
20109,3141,8092.18%
20007,5051,0751.56%
19906,4306030.99%
19805,8271,9884.26%
19703,8390.00%

Lowell Population by Year