New Palestine, Indiana Population 2020

2,637

New Palestine is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,637, it is the 166th largest city in Indiana and the 6649th largest city in the United States. New Palestine is currently growing at a rate of 3.09% annually and its population has increased by 28.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,055 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, New Palestine has a population density of 1,535 people per square mile.

The average household income in New Palestine is $87,432 with a poverty rate of 7.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $933 per month, and the median house value is $203,400. The median age in New Palestine is 41.5 years, 37.8 years for males, and 43.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 112.5 males.

New Palestine Demographics

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

  • White: 99.37%
  • Two or more races: 0.63%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of New Palestine, Indiana is 2,637, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,479.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,055.

New Palestine, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,22199.37%
Two or More Races140.63%

New Palestine Population Pyramid 2020

New Palestine Median Age

41.5


Total

37.8


Male

43.9


Female

New Palestine Adults

There are 1,679 adults, (343 of whom are seniors) in New Palestine.

New Palestine Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

New Palestine Sex Ratio

Female

1,052

47.07%

Male

1,183

52.93%

New Palestine Households and Families

New Palestine Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New Palestine Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male88.9%11.1%
Married87.4%12.6%
All83.1%16.9%
Non Family77.1%22.9%
Female66.7%33.3%

83.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8522.6283.1
Married5073.2587.4
Non Family2401.2277.1
Female602.966.7
Male452.6488.9

3.11

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Palestine Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade90.59%
9th to 12th Grade583.79%
High School Graduate44829.28%
Some College31520.59%
Associates Degree1479.61%
Bachelors Degree40526.47%
Graduate Degree1489.67%

New Palestine Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5241,463553
Multiple Races6

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 36.29%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,063$62,321$42,091
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$45,417$60,039$40,804
Some College$40,407$33,250$40,709
Bachelors Degree$70,809$90,250$50,500
Graduate Degree$71,667$96,667$51,667

$49,063

Average Earnings

$62,321

Average Male

$42,091

Average Female

New Palestine Language

New Palestine Language by Age

New Palestine Language

99.43% of New Palestine residents speak only English, while 0.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.38% of the population.

New Palestine Poverty

New Palestine Poverty by Race

7.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.20%

Male Poverty Rate

10.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Palestine

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Palestine is White, with 7.99% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Palestine is White, with 7.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.81%
High School12.50%
Some College8.87%
Bachelors or Greater2.53%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed4.82%
Male Employed3.86%
Male Unemployed0.00%

New Palestine Income

New Palestine Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$76,625$87,432
Families$86,563$95,009
Married Families$99,609-
Non Families$34,545$64,355

New Palestine Marital Status

New Palestine Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

59.7%

Female Marriage Rate

New Palestine Married by Age and Sex

New Palestine 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.

New Palestine Marital Status by Race

New Palestine Veterans

94

Number of Veterans

91

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam38
Korea14
Second Gulf War6
World War II3
First Gulf War3

$New Palestine Veterans by Education

5.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Palestine Employment Status

68.9%

Labor Force Participation

67.2%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

New Palestine 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

80.54%

Born in Indiana

99.78%

Native Born

0.22%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.78% of New Palestine residents were born in the United States, with 80.54% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,637793.09%
20192,558793.19%
20182,4791094.60%
20172,370793.45%
20162,291582.60%
20152,233693.19%
20142,164231.07%
20132,141110.52%
20122,130-6-0.28%
20112,136-9-0.42%
20102,1450.00%