Marengo, Indiana Population 2021

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Marengo is a city located in Crawford County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 801, it is the 342nd largest city in Indiana and the 11275th largest city in the United States . Marengo is currently declining at a rate of -0.37% annually and its population has decreased by -3.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 828 in 2010. Marengo reached it's highest population of 825 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Marengo has a population density of 1,034 people per square mile.

The average household income in Marengo is $40,524 with a poverty rate of 27.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $73,000. The median age in Marengo is 37.3 years, 37.9 years for males, and 35 years for females.

Marengo Demographics

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

  • White: 97.26%
  • Native American: 2.44%
  • Black or African American: 0.30%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Marengo, Indiana is 801 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 810.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 828.

Marengo, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White63897.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native162.44%
Black or African American20.30%
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Marengo Population by Race

Marengo Population Pyramid $2021

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Marengo Median Age

37.3


Total

37.9


Male

35


Female

Marengo Adults

There are 474 adults, (100 of whom are seniors) in Marengo.

Marengo Age Dependency

75.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Marengo Sex Ratio

Female

364

55.49%

Male

292

44.51%

Marengo Population by Age

Marengo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Marengo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married54.8%45.2%
All46.1%53.9%
Non Family41.4%58.6%
Female33.3%66.7%
Male0%100%

46.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marengo Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2542.5846.1
Non Family1281.3341.4
Married1043.6354.8
Female214.4333.3
Male1160

3.68

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Marengo Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade429.59%
9th to 12th Grade6915.75%
High School Graduate20045.66%
Some College8218.72%
Associates Degree122.74%
Bachelors Degree173.88%
Graduate Degree163.65%
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Marengo Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Marengo Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White43332433
Hispanic33
Native American33
Black2

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 white people with a rate of 7.62%.

Marengo Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,083$31,029$23,750
Less Than 9th Grade$29,375$28,125$38,333
High School Graduate$23,281$30,156$20,909
Some College$28,750$38,750$25,625
Bachelors Degree$36,250$36,429$
Graduate Degree$47,500$$62,750

$27,083

Average Earnings

$31,029

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Marengo Earnings by Educational Attainment

Marengo Language by Age

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Marengo Language

99.67% of Marengo residents speak only English, while 0.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.33% of the population.

Marengo Language

Marengo Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White61316627.08%
Hispanic16850.00%

27.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.04%

Male Poverty Rate

30.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marengo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marengo is Hispanic, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marengo is White, with 27.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.90%.

Marengo Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.44%
High School26.00%
Some College11.70%
Bachelors or Greater6.06%

Marengo Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed14.62%
Male Employed7.43%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Marengo Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Marengo Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,632$40,524
Families$43,750$52,473
Married Families$50,000-
Non Families$25,000$27,383
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Income by Household Type

Marengo Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

39.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Marengo Married by Age and Sex

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Marengo Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Marengo Marital Status by Race

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Marengo Marital Status

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39

Number of Veterans

39

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
Second Gulf War9
World War II7
Korea7
First Gulf War3

Marengo Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+19
65 to 748
35 to 546
18 to 346
55 to 64

Marengo Veterans by Age

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Marengo Veterans by Race

Marengo Veterans by Education

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15.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marengo Veterans by Education

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59.1%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Marengo Employment by Age

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Marengo Employment by Race

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Marengo 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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71.65%

Born in Marengo

99.85%

Native Born

0.15%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.15%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.85% of Marengo residents were born in the United States, with 71.65% having been born in Indiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Marengo Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021801-3-0.37%
2020804-3-0.37%
2019807-3-0.37%
201881030.37%
2017807-5-0.62%
201681220.25%
2015810-10-1.22%
201482030.37%
2013817-4-0.49%
201282130.37%
2011818-7-0.85%
20108250.00%

Marengo Population by Year