Otterbein, Indiana Population 2021

1,277
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Otterbein is a city located in Benton County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,277, it is the 270th largest city in Indiana and the 9317th largest city in the United States . Otterbein is currently growing at a rate of 0.47% annually and its population has increased by 1.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,262 in 2010. Otterbein reached it's highest population of 1,277 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Otterbein has a population density of 1,083 people per square mile.

The average household income in Otterbein is $51,103 with a poverty rate of 17.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $756 per month, and the median house value is $88,200. The median age in Otterbein is 38.5 years, 37.5 years for males, and 41 years for females.

Otterbein Demographics

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

  • White: 96.64%
  • Two or more races: 1.89%
  • Other race: 1.05%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Otterbein, Indiana is 1,277 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,259.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,262.

Otterbein, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White92196.64%
Two or More Races181.89%
Some Other Race101.05%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.42%
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Otterbein Population by Race

Otterbein Population Pyramid $2021

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Otterbein Median Age

38.5


Total

37.5


Male

41


Female

Otterbein Adults

There are 738 adults, (145 of whom are seniors) in Otterbein.

Otterbein Age Dependency

60.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Otterbein Sex Ratio

Female

486

51.00%

Male

467

49.00%

Otterbein Population by Age

Otterbein Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Otterbein Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.8%22.2%
All59.8%40.2%
Non Family55%45%
Male48.4%51.6%
Female27%73%

59.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Otterbein Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4302.2259.8
Married1762.8577.8
Non Family1601.0955
Female632.8627
Male313.1348.4

2.76

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

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Otterbein Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade183.03%
9th to 12th Grade193.19%
High School Graduate21536.13%
Some College17729.75%
Associates Degree6210.42%
Bachelors Degree7913.28%
Graduate Degree254.20%
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Otterbein Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Otterbein Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White550513104
Hispanic2323
2+ Races1818
Other Race77
Native American44

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 white people with a rate of 18.91%.

Otterbein Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,893$38,816$34,219
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$40,625$48,929$36,000
Some College$30,893$32,500$29,375
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$52,500$$50,938

$35,893

Average Earnings

$38,816

Average Male

$34,219

Average Female

Otterbein Earnings by Educational Attainment

Otterbein Language by Age

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Otterbein Language

92.90% of Otterbein residents speak only English, while 7.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.67% of the population.

Otterbein Language

Otterbein Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White84614417.02%
Hispanic772025.97%
Native44100.00%

17.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.14%

Male Poverty Rate

18.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Otterbein

The race most likely to be in poverty in Otterbein is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Otterbein is White, with 17.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.64%.

Otterbein Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.62%
Bachelors or Greater18.27%
Some College13.81%
High School5.58%

Otterbein Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed70.83%
Male Employed8.03%
Female Employed7.23%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Otterbein Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Otterbein Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,250$51,103
Families$55,833$59,822
Married Families$76,250-
Non Families$25,625$32,143
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Income by Household Type

Otterbein Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Otterbein Married by Age and Sex

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Otterbein 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.

Otterbein Marital Status by Race

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Otterbein Marital Status

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63

Number of Veterans

61

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War12
Vietnam8
First Gulf War5
World War II4
Korea

Otterbein Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5436
65 to 7411
55 to 648
75+7
18 to 341

Otterbein Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White608.50%
Hispanic36.38%
Other Race330.00%

Otterbein Veterans by Race

Otterbein Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Otterbein Veterans by Education

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67.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Otterbein Employment by Age

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Otterbein Employment by Race

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Otterbein 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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72.61%

Born in Otterbein

98.53%

Native Born

1.47%

Foreign Born

1.47%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.53% of Otterbein residents were born in the United States, with 72.61% having been born in Indiana. 1.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Otterbein Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,27760.47%
20201,27160.47%
20191,26560.48%
20181,25950.40%
20171,254-5-0.40%
20161,25920.16%
20151,257-5-0.40%
20141,262-2-0.16%
20131,264-4-0.32%
20121,268-3-0.24%
20111,27150.39%
20101,2660.00%

Otterbein Population by Year