Mitchell, Indiana Population 2020

4,263

Mitchell is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 4,263, it is the 134th largest city in Indiana and the 5218th largest city in the United States. Mitchell is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -2.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,350 in 2010. Mitchell reached it's highest population of 4,669 in 1990. Spanning over 4 miles, Mitchell has a population density of 1,186 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mitchell is $48,736 with a poverty rate of 10.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $493 per month, and the median house value is $73,100. The median age in Mitchell is 43.1 years, 37.5 years for males, and 46.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.5 males.

Mitchell Demographics

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

  • White: 94.38%
  • Other race: 3.40%
  • Asian: 1.26%
  • Two or more races: 0.75%
  • Black or African American: 0.21%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mitchell, Indiana is 4,263, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,263.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,350.

Mitchell, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,03094.38%
Some Other Race1453.40%
Asian541.26%
Two or More Races320.75%
Black or African American90.21%

Mitchell Population Pyramid 2020

Mitchell Median Age

43.1


Total

37.5


Male

46.9


Female

Mitchell Adults

There are 3,259 adults, (888 of whom are seniors) in Mitchell.

Mitchell Age Dependency

80.1

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Mitchell Sex Ratio

Female

2,242

52.51%

Male

2,028

47.49%

Mitchell Households and Families

Mitchell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mitchell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married80.8%19.2%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family64.8%35.2%
Female63.3%36.7%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7132.4373.5
Married7693.0780.8
Non Family6531.0764.8
Female2073.9563.3
Male843.4100

3.23

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

1.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mitchell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2267.38%
9th to 12th Grade42313.81%
High School Graduate1,37845.00%
Some College49016.00%
Associates Degree2237.28%
Bachelors Degree1976.43%
Graduate Degree1254.08%

Mitchell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8842,271310
Hispanic12896
Other Race10674
Asian413712
Black99

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 29.27%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,207$40,436$21,635
Less Than High School$12,721$$9,479
High School Grad$23,633$31,563$22,871
Some College$32,667$40,139$25,938
Bachelors Degree$36,912$40,556$36,618
Graduate Degree$75,426$76,011$

$26,207

Average Earnings

$40,436

Average Male

$21,635

Average Female

Mitchell Language

Mitchell Language by Age

Mitchell Language

94.02% of Mitchell residents speak only English, while 5.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.43% of the population.

Mitchell Poverty

Mitchell Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,9053579.14%
Hispanic1998542.71%
Other1458558.62%

10.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.91%

Male Poverty Rate

14.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mitchell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mitchell is Other, with 58.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mitchell is White, with 9.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.98%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.22%
Some College10.80%
High School8.60%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.67%
Male Unemployed13.92%
Male Employed6.35%
Female Employed6.10%

Mitchell Income

Mitchell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,076$48,736
Families$45,000$56,380
Married Families$52,577-
Non Families$25,912$35,979

Mitchell Marital Status

Mitchell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Mitchell Married by Age and Sex

Mitchell 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.

Mitchell Marital Status by Race

Mitchell Veterans

306

Number of Veterans

276

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam102
Korea74
First Gulf War50
Second Gulf War43
World War II16

$Mitchell Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

58.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mitchell Employment Status

52.7%

Labor Force Participation

47.6%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Mitchell Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

80.42%

Born in Indiana

96.98%

Native Born

3.02%

Foreign Born

1.99%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.98% of Mitchell residents were born in the United States, with 80.42% having been born in Indiana. 1.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,2630.00%
20194,2630.00%
20184,26360.14%
20174,2570.00%
20164,257-1-0.02%
20154,258-21-0.49%
20144,279-28-0.65%
20134,307-25-0.58%
20124,332-8-0.18%
20114,3400.00%
20104,340-227-0.51%
20004,567-102-0.22%
19904,669280.06%
19804,6415491.27%
19704,0925401.43%
19603,5523070.91%
19503,245-148-0.44%
19403,3931670.51%
19303,2262010.65%
19203,025-413-1.27%
19103,4380.00%