Mishawaka, Indiana Population 2020

50,339
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Mishawaka is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 50,339, it is the 18th largest city in Indiana and the 786th largest city in the United States. Mishawaka is currently growing at a rate of 0.41% annually and its population has increased by 4.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 48,252 in 2010. Spanning over 18 miles, Mishawaka has a population density of 2,852 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mishawaka is $53,414 with a poverty rate of 16.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $750 per month, and the median house value is $98,100. The median age in Mishawaka is 35.3 years, 33.9 years for males, and 38 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.9 males.

Mishawaka Demographics

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

  • White: 84.43%
  • Black or African American: 7.86%
  • Two or more races: 3.91%
  • Asian: 2.04%
  • Native American: 1.02%
  • Other race: 0.60%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.14%
The current population of Mishawaka, Indiana is 50,339, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 49,931.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 48,252.

Mishawaka, Indiana Population 2020

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020324,3789770.30%
2019323,4019770.30%
2018322,4249770.30%
2017321,4476750.21%
2016320,7721,2290.38%
2015319,5432280.07%
2014319,3157500.23%
2013318,5652690.08%
2012318,296-597-0.19%
2011318,893-161-0.05%
2010319,0540.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White41,30784.43%
Black or African American3,8477.86%
Two or More Races1,9123.91%
Asian1,0002.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native4981.02%
Some Other Race2920.60%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander700.14%
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Mishawaka Population Pyramid 2020

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Mishawaka Median Age

35.3


Total

33.9


Male

38


Female

Mishawaka Adults

There are 38,156 adults, (7,614 of whom are seniors) in Mishawaka.

Mishawaka Age Dependency

60.2

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Mishawaka Sex Ratio

Female

25,236

51.58%

Male

23,690

48.42%

Mishawaka Households and Families

Mishawaka Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mishawaka Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.1%26.9%
Male57.7%42.3%
All50.4%49.6%
Female40.2%59.8%
Non Family35.8%64.2%

50.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,1412.2650.4
Non Family10,1351.2335.8
Married7,4193.1573.1
Female2,6683.440.2
Male9193.357.7

3.08

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Mishawaka Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0373.13%
9th to 12th Grade2,9618.93%
High School Graduate11,02033.23%
Some College6,87320.73%
Associates Degree2,9909.02%
Bachelors Degree5,40416.30%
Graduate Degree2,8748.67%
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Mishawaka Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,48125,0396,992
Black1,9981,796366
Hispanic1,116979239
Asian727672454
Multiple Races694645235
Native American278154
Other Race105945
Islander322617

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 92.94%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.45%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,667$37,143$27,488
Less Than High School$25,406$28,111$19,127
High School Grad$26,956$33,240$20,548
Some College$31,222$37,500$27,245
Bachelors Degree$39,322$41,316$35,587
Graduate Degree$47,942$49,297$45,000

$31,667

Average Earnings

$37,143

Average Male

$27,488

Average Female

Mishawaka Language

Mishawaka Language by Age

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Mishawaka Language

93.54% of Mishawaka residents speak only English, while 6.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.13% of the population.

Mishawaka Poverty

Mishawaka Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White38,4795,68714.78%
Black3,71783522.46%
Multiple1,90163033.14%
Hispanic2,66634713.02%
Asian94530231.96%
Native498234.62%
Other291144.81%

16.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.84%

Male Poverty Rate

17.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mishawaka

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mishawaka is Multiple, with 33.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mishawaka is Native, with 4.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.54%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.64%
High School15.03%
Some College11.96%
Bachelors or Greater8.49%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.71%
Female Unemployed32.82%
Female Employed8.88%
Male Employed6.94%

Mishawaka Income

Mishawaka Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,914$53,414
Families$53,843$63,661
Married Families$67,602-
Non Families$29,800$40,092
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Mishawaka Marital Status

Mishawaka Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.7%

Male Marriage Rate

36.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Mishawaka Married by Age and Sex

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Mishawaka 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 35-44.

Mishawaka Marital Status by Race

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Mishawaka Veterans

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2,632

Number of Veterans

2,442

Male Veterans

190

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam944
First Gulf War288
Second Gulf War276
Korea235
World War II91
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74762
75+659
35 to 54585
55 to 64447
18 to 34179
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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3937.21%
Black1435.98%
2 or More545.57%
Hispanic352.47%
Asian282.97%
Hawaiian1422.95%

Mishawaka Veterans by Education

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9.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mishawaka Employment Status

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67.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

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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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67.67%

Born in Indiana

94.50%

Native Born

5.50%

Foreign Born

3.27%

Non Citizen

2.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.50% of Mishawaka residents were born in the United States, with 67.67% having been born in Indiana. 3.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202050,3392040.41%
201950,1352040.41%
201849,9318041.64%
201749,1272040.42%
201648,9235441.12%
201548,379290.06%
201448,3501540.32%
201348,196740.15%
201248,122-54-0.11%
201148,176-101-0.21%
201048,2771,7200.36%
200046,5573,9490.89%
199042,6082,4070.58%
198040,2014,1411.09%
197036,0602,6990.78%
196033,3614480.14%
195032,9134,6151.52%
194028,298-332-0.12%
193028,63013,4356.54%
192015,1953,3092.49%
191011,8866,3267.89%
19005,5602,1895.13%
18903,3717312.47%
18802,640230.09%
18702,6170.00%