New Albany, Indiana Population 2020

36,420

New Albany is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 36,420, it is the 26th largest city in Indiana and the 1077th largest city in the United States. New Albany is currently declining at a rate of -0.25% annually but its population has increased by 0.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 36,372 in 2010. New Albany reached it's highest population of 38,402 in 1970. Spanning over 16 miles, New Albany has a population density of 2,364 people per square mile.

The average household income in New Albany is $59,438 with a poverty rate of 17.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $774 per month, and the median house value is $117,100. The median age in New Albany is 38.4 years, 36.6 years for males, and 40.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.1 males.

New Albany Demographics

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

  • White: 85.09%
  • Black or African American: 9.52%
  • Two or more races: 2.71%
  • Other race: 1.53%
  • Asian: 0.84%
  • Native American: 0.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of New Albany, Indiana is 36,420, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 36,604.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 36,372.

New Albany, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,06785.09%
Black or African American3,4779.52%
Two or More Races9902.71%
Some Other Race5591.53%
Asian3050.84%
American Indian and Alaska Native1140.31%

New Albany Population Pyramid 2020

New Albany Median Age

38.4


Total

36.6


Male

40.3


Female

New Albany Adults

There are 28,880 adults, (5,590 of whom are seniors) in New Albany.

New Albany Age Dependency

56.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

New Albany Sex Ratio

Female

19,208

52.61%

Male

17,304

47.39%

New Albany Households and Families

New Albany Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New Albany Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.1%18.9%
All54.5%45.5%
Non Family44.6%55.4%
Male39%61%
Female27.2%72.8%

54.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,1582.3454.5
Non Family6,4881.2244.6
Married5,4092.9981.1
Female2,4853.4527.2
Male7763.5339

3.06

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Albany Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0654.22%
9th to 12th Grade2,73210.82%
High School Graduate8,01431.73%
Some College5,47821.69%
Associates Degree2,54010.06%
Bachelors Degree3,31813.14%
Graduate Degree2,1108.35%

New Albany Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,18018,9734,995
Black1,7821,522217
Hispanic70343073
Multiple Races35831131
Other Race2208951
Asian176166128
Native American114114

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 asian people with a rate of 72.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,642$40,244$31,389
Less Than High School$21,899$27,317$17,857
High School Grad$31,071$36,058$23,542
Some College$34,630$40,093$31,405
Bachelors Degree$44,139$52,432$37,537
Graduate Degree$60,792$52,250$62,700

$35,642

Average Earnings

$40,244

Average Male

$31,389

Average Female

New Albany Language

New Albany Language by Age

New Albany Language

96.11% of New Albany residents speak only English, while 3.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.35% of the population.

New Albany Poverty

New Albany Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,2663,99313.64%
Black3,3331,41842.54%
Hispanic1,58749030.88%
Multiple90829932.93%
Other5506111.09%
Native1141714.91%
Asian29082.76%

17.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.25%

Male Poverty Rate

19.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Albany

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Albany is Black, with 42.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Albany is Asian, with 2.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.05%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.30%
High School13.80%
Some College10.02%
Bachelors or Greater4.07%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed59.55%
Male Unemployed35.28%
Female Employed9.17%
Male Employed5.37%

New Albany Income

New Albany Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,306$59,438
Families$57,939$69,698
Married Families$76,842-
Non Families$31,813$42,938

New Albany Marital Status

New Albany Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

37.1%

Female Marriage Rate

New Albany Married by Age and Sex

New Albany 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 55-64.

New Albany Marital Status by Race

New Albany Veterans

2,414

Number of Veterans

2,290

Male Veterans

124

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam777
First Gulf War445
Second Gulf War354
Korea172
World War II140
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54720
75+549
65 to 74499
55 to 64464
18 to 34182
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2218.71%
Black1325.97%
2 or More315.61%
Indian2521.93%
Hispanic191.93%
Other51.75%

$New Albany Veterans by Education

7.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Albany Employment Status

65.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.6%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

New Albany 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

54.57%

Born in Indiana

97.67%

Native Born

2.33%

Foreign Born

1.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.67% of New Albany residents were born in the United States, with 54.57% having been born in Indiana. 1.27% 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
202036,420-92-0.25%
201936,512-92-0.25%
201836,6041850.51%
201736,419-92-0.25%
201636,511-71-0.19%
201536,582440.12%
201436,538-122-0.33%
201336,6602390.66%
201236,421400.11%
201136,38110.00%
201036,380-1,223-0.33%
200037,6031,2810.35%
199036,322-781-0.21%
198037,103-1,299-0.34%
197038,4025900.15%
196037,8128,4662.57%
195029,3463,9321.45%
194025,414-405-0.16%
193025,8192,8271.17%
192022,9922,3631.09%
191020,62910.00%
190020,628-431-0.21%
189021,0594,6362.52%
188016,4231,0270.65%
187015,3962,7491.99%
186012,6474,4664.45%
18508,1813,9556.83%
18404,2260.00%