Madison is a city located in Jefferson County Indiana. It is also the county seat of Jefferson County. With a 2020 population of 12,435, it is the 69th largest city in Indiana and the 3467th largest city in the United States. Madison is currently growing at a rate of 0.31% annually and its population has increased by 0.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,357 in 2020. Spanning over 9 miles, Madison has a population density of 1,441 people per square mile.
The average household income in Madison is $54,487 with a poverty rate of 21.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $680 per month, and the median house value is $142,100. The median age in Madison is 43 years, 40.3 years for males, and 44.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Madisonwas:
2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 55.80%.
97.38% of Madison residents speak only English, while 2.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.15% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Madison is Hispanic, with 50.79% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Madison is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.20%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Madison
98.38% of Madison residents were born in the United States, with 64.70% having been born in Indiana. 1.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.