North Vernon, Indiana Population 2021

6,700
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North Vernon is a city located in Jennings County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 6,700, it is the 100th largest city in Indiana and the 4051st largest city in the United States . North Vernon is currently declining at a rate of -0.01% annually and its population has decreased by -0.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,728 in 2010. North Vernon reached it's highest population of 6,957 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, North Vernon has a population density of 873 people per square mile.

The average household income in North Vernon is $73,705 with a poverty rate of 14.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $689 per month, and the median house value is $93,500. The median age in North Vernon is 38.4 years, 37.3 years for males, and 41.6 years for females.

North Vernon Demographics

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

  • White: 93.82%
  • Black or African American: 3.98%
  • Native American: 1.10%
  • Two or more races: 0.82%
  • Asian: 0.28%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of North Vernon, Indiana is 6,700 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,703.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,728.

North Vernon, Indiana Population 2021

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

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202127,847560.20%
202027,791560.20%
201927,735560.20%
201827,679270.10%
201727,65240.01%
201627,648-186-0.67%
201527,834-82-0.29%
201427,916-311-1.11%
201328,227820.29%
201228,145-10-0.04%
201128,155-326-1.16%
201028,4810.00%

North Vernon Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,31993.82%
Black or African American2683.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native741.10%
Two or More Races550.82%
Asian190.28%
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North Vernon Population by Race

North Vernon Population Pyramid $2021

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North Vernon Median Age

38.4


Total

37.3


Male

41.6


Female

North Vernon Adults

There are 5,229 adults, (1,086 of whom are seniors) in North Vernon.

North Vernon Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

North Vernon Sex Ratio

Female

3,411

50.65%

Male

3,324

49.35%

North Vernon Population by Age

North Vernon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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North Vernon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.1%26.9%
All52.9%47.1%
Non Family44.2%55.8%
Female32.1%67.9%
Male22.1%77.9%

52.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

North Vernon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6772.3952.9
Married1,1012.9373.1
Non Family1,0021.1644.2
Female4113.332.1
Male1634.0722.1

3.02

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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North Vernon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1332.85%
9th to 12th Grade4659.97%
High School Graduate2,09244.87%
Some College99921.43%
Associates Degree4108.79%
Bachelors Degree4479.59%
Graduate Degree1162.49%
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North Vernon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

North Vernon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,2093,703534
Black267255
Hispanic10710129
Native American74
2+ Races55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 27.10%.

North Vernon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,057$39,101$26,866
Less Than 9th Grade$17,339$$15,729
High School Graduate$35,033$35,556$31,711
Some College$30,833$50,058$21,771
Bachelors Degree$45,525$45,700$44,635
Graduate Degree$80,777$81,318$

$36,057

Average Earnings

$39,101

Average Male

$26,866

Average Female

North Vernon Earnings by Educational Attainment

North Vernon Language by Age

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North Vernon Language

98.19% of North Vernon residents speak only English, while 1.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.72% of the population.

North Vernon Language

North Vernon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,84375712.96%
Hispanic25515259.61%
Multiple5050100.00%
Black24952.01%

14.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.57%

Male Poverty Rate

17.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in North Vernon

The race most likely to be in poverty in North Vernon is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in North Vernon is Black, with 2.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.82%.

North Vernon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.63%
High School11.31%
Some College10.00%
Bachelors or Greater4.68%

North Vernon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed18.00%
Male Unemployed10.29%
Female Employed8.72%
Male Employed5.12%

North Vernon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

North Vernon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,178$73,705
Families$57,996$92,088
Married Families$66,412-
Non Families$27,768$37,670
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Income by Household Type

North Vernon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

North Vernon Married by Age and Sex

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North Vernon 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 45-54.

North Vernon Marital Status by Race

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North Vernon Marital Status

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401

Number of Veterans

333

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam98
Second Gulf War72
First Gulf War60
Korea39
World War II6

North Vernon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54124
55 to 6493
75+87
65 to 7477
18 to 3420

North Vernon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4018.24%
Hispanic107.25%

North Vernon Veterans by Race

North Vernon Veterans by Education

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11.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

North Vernon Veterans by Education

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65.1%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

North Vernon Employment by Age

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North Vernon Employment by Race

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North Vernon Employment by Education

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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68.43%

Born in North Vernon

98.68%

Native Born

1.32%

Foreign Born

0.50%

Non Citizen

0.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.68% of North Vernon residents were born in the United States, with 68.43% having been born in Indiana. 0.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

North Vernon Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,700-1-0.01%
20206,701-1-0.01%
20196,702-1-0.01%
20186,703-8-0.12%
20176,711-10-0.15%
20166,721-53-0.78%
20156,774-25-0.37%
20146,799-81-1.18%
20136,880110.16%
20126,869-7-0.10%
20116,876-81-1.16%
20106,9574420.66%
20006,5151,2042.06%
19905,311-457-0.82%
19805,7681,1862.33%
19704,5825201.21%
19604,0625741.54%
19503,4883761.15%
19403,1121230.40%
19302,989-95-0.31%
19203,0841690.57%
19102,915920.32%
19002,8230.00%

North Vernon Population by Year