Paragon, Indiana Population 2020

673

Paragon is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 673, it is the 371st largest city in Indiana and the 12055th largest city in the United States. Paragon is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually and its population has increased by 2.12% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 659 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Paragon has a population density of 2,447 people per square mile.

The average household income in Paragon is $44,539 with a poverty rate of 30.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $794 per month, and the median house value is $70,900. The median age in Paragon is 33.4 years, 30.8 years for males, and 38.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 117.7 males.

Paragon Demographics

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

  • White: 94.03%
  • Two or more races: 5.97%
  • 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 Paragon, Indiana is 673, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 669.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 659.

Paragon, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White61494.03%
Two or More Races395.97%

Paragon Population Pyramid 2020

Paragon Median Age

33.4


Total

30.8


Male

38.3


Female

Paragon Adults

There are 493 adults, (66 of whom are seniors) in Paragon.

Paragon Age Dependency

52.9

Age Dependency Ratio

15.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Paragon Sex Ratio

Female

300

45.94%

Male

353

54.06%

Paragon Households and Families

Paragon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Paragon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married65.9%34.1%
All57.5%42.5%
Non Family48.4%51.6%
Female28.6%71.4%

57.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2192.9857.5
Married1323.5565.9
Non Family641.4248.4
Female214.1428.6
Male23100

3.45

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

11.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Paragon Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade122.97%
9th to 12th Grade9122.52%
High School Graduate19247.52%
Some College6014.85%
Associates Degree327.92%
Bachelors Degree174.21%
Graduate Degree0.00%

Paragon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White39228917
Multiple Races1212

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 white people with a rate of 4.34%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,375$37,500$18,625
Less Than High School$17,813$$18,125
High School Grad$32,434$33,750$24,375
Some College$31,042$45,750$
Bachelors Degree$25,972$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,375

Average Earnings

$37,500

Average Male

$18,625

Average Female

Paragon Language

Paragon Language by Age

Paragon Language

100.00% of Paragon residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Paragon Poverty

Paragon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White60918830.87%
Multiple39717.95%

30.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.74%

Male Poverty Rate

31.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Paragon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Paragon is White, with 30.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Paragon is Multiple, with 17.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.25%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater47.06%
Less Than High School29.13%
High School26.04%
Some College14.13%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed76.00%
Male Employed20.88%
Male Unemployed10.53%
Female Employed8.42%

Paragon Income

Paragon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,932$44,539
Families$39,375$46,892
Married Families$43,056-
Non Families$30,625$29,448

Paragon Marital Status

Paragon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Paragon Married by Age and Sex

Paragon 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.

Paragon Marital Status by Race

Paragon Veterans

30

Number of Veterans

28

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
First Gulf War7
Korea3
World War II
Second Gulf War

$Paragon Veterans by Education

50.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

73.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Paragon Employment Status

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

13.7%

Unemployment Rate

Paragon 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

92.04%

Born in Indiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Paragon residents were born in the United States, with 92.04% 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
202067320.30%
201967120.30%
201866930.45%
201766620.30%
201666410.15%
2015663-2-0.30%
201466530.45%
2013662-1-0.15%
2012663-2-0.30%
2011665-1-0.15%
20106660.00%