New Pekin, Indiana Population 2020

1,391

New Pekin is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,391, it is the 260th largest city in Indiana and the 9000th largest city in the United States. New Pekin is currently growing at a rate of 0.22% annually but its population has decreased by -0.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,401 in 2010. New Pekin reached it's highest population of 1,403 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, New Pekin has a population density of 584 people per square mile.

The average household income in New Pekin is $51,499 with a poverty rate of 18.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $651 per month, and the median house value is $90,200. The median age in New Pekin is 38.4 years, 35.9 years for males, and 38.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.6 males.

New Pekin Demographics

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

  • White: 94.41%
  • Two or more races: 5.16%
  • Other race: 0.43%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of New Pekin, Indiana is 1,391, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,385.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,401.

New Pekin, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,55594.41%
Two or More Races855.16%
Some Other Race70.43%

New Pekin Population Pyramid 2020

New Pekin Median Age

38.4


Total

35.9


Male

38.9


Female

New Pekin Adults

There are 1,190 adults, (225 of whom are seniors) in New Pekin.

New Pekin Age Dependency

70.7

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.4

Child Dependency Ratio

New Pekin Sex Ratio

Female

878

53.31%

Male

769

46.69%

New Pekin Households and Families

New Pekin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New Pekin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.7%23.3%
Non Family59.6%40.4%
All57.3%42.7%
Female31%69%
Male18.5%81.5%

57.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5922.7857.3
Married2273.3476.7
Non Family1931.2359.6
Female1453.9931
Male272.6718.5

3.33

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Pekin Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade615.68%
9th to 12th Grade13112.20%
High School Graduate43340.32%
Some College23621.97%
Associates Degree1029.50%
Bachelors Degree868.01%
Graduate Degree252.33%

New Pekin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,032840101
Hispanic2222
Multiple Races202010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,023$40,037$28,233
Less Than High School$19,833$38,750$18,833
High School Grad$29,526$32,391$26,953
Some College$31,840$43,500$31,055
Bachelors Degree$41,042$41,250$40,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,023

Average Earnings

$40,037

Average Male

$28,233

Average Female

New Pekin Language

New Pekin Language by Age

New Pekin Language

97.38% of New Pekin residents speak only English, while 2.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.28% of the population.

New Pekin Poverty

New Pekin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,42428920.29%
Hispanic1212117.36%

18.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.42%

Male Poverty Rate

24.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Pekin

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Pekin is White, with 20.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Pekin is Hispanic, with 17.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.36%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.13%
High School24.02%
Some College18.34%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.67%
Female Employed6.15%
Male Employed4.20%
Male Unemployed0.00%

New Pekin Income

New Pekin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,029$51,499
Families$46,042$55,059
Married Families$68,750-
Non Families$28,125$33,579

New Pekin Marital Status

New Pekin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.1%

Male Marriage Rate

38.3%

Female Marriage Rate

New Pekin Married by Age and Sex

New Pekin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

New Pekin Marital Status by Race

New Pekin Veterans

106

Number of Veterans

104

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam57
First Gulf War29
Korea2
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7447
35 to 5432
55 to 6418
75+7
18 to 342
Name Veterans % of Total
White968.21%
Hispanic2237.93%
2 or More1050.00%

$New Pekin Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Pekin Employment Status

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

New Pekin 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

65.15%

Born in Indiana

99.39%

Native Born

0.61%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.39% of New Pekin residents were born in the United States, with 65.15% 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 Africa.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,39130.22%
20191,38830.22%
20181,38570.51%
20171,37830.22%
20161,375-1-0.07%
20151,376-6-0.43%
20141,38250.36%
20131,377-8-0.58%
20121,385-15-1.07%
20111,400-3-0.21%
20101,4030.00%