Pierceton, Indiana Population 2021

1,019
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Pierceton is a city located in Kosciusko County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,019, it is the 302nd largest city in Indiana and the 10227th largest city in the United States . Pierceton is currently declining at a rate of -0.10% annually but its population has increased by 0.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,015 in 2010. Pierceton reached it's highest population of 1,023 in 2014. Spanning over 1 miles, Pierceton has a population density of 817 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pierceton is $52,654 with a poverty rate of 16.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $780 per month, and the median house value is $85,900. The median age in Pierceton is 40.6 years, 35.2 years for males, and 42.8 years for females.

Pierceton Demographics

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

  • White: 95.45%
  • Asian: 4.55%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Pierceton, Indiana is 1,019 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,022.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,015.

Pierceton, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White84095.45%
Asian404.55%
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Pierceton Population by Race

Pierceton Population Pyramid $2021

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Pierceton Median Age

40.6


Total

35.2


Male

42.8


Female

Pierceton Adults

There are 677 adults, (164 of whom are seniors) in Pierceton.

Pierceton Age Dependency

71.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Pierceton Sex Ratio

Female

447

50.80%

Male

433

49.20%

Pierceton Population by Age

Pierceton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pierceton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.9%15.1%
All65.1%34.9%
Non Family62.4%37.6%
Female29.3%70.7%
Male23.1%76.9%

65.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pierceton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3922.2465.1
Non Family1731.462.4
Married152384.9
Female412.9829.3
Male262.3123.1

2.85

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

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Pierceton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade315.08%
9th to 12th Grade518.36%
High School Graduate28747.05%
Some College11218.36%
Associates Degree254.10%
Bachelors Degree7211.80%
Graduate Degree325.25%
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Pierceton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pierceton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White53046974
Hispanic4524
Asian353530

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 85.71%.

Pierceton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,052$32,321$23,816
Less Than 9th Grade$$33,333$2,500
High School Graduate$31,447$31,797$29,583
Some College$28,750$42,500$20,469
Bachelors Degree$31,563$$28,333
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,052

Average Earnings

$32,321

Average Male

$23,816

Average Female

Pierceton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pierceton Language by Age

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Pierceton Language

93.02% of Pierceton residents speak only English, while 6.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.55% of the population.

Pierceton Language

Pierceton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White78813717.39%
Asian40922.50%

16.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.24%

Male Poverty Rate

17.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pierceton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pierceton is Asian, with 22.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pierceton is White, with 17.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.41%.

Pierceton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.27%
Bachelors or Greater20.19%
Some College8.76%
High School6.27%

Pierceton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed3.95%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed8.30%

Pierceton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pierceton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,667$52,654
Families$46,188$57,422
Married Families$63,333-
Non Families$36,012$39,445
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Income by Household Type

Pierceton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.4%

Male Marriage Rate

42.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Pierceton Married by Age and Sex

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Pierceton 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.

Pierceton Marital Status by Race

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Pierceton Marital Status

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42

Number of Veterans

39

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam19
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War6
Korea3
World War II

Pierceton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7416
35 to 5410
75+7
18 to 346
55 to 643

Pierceton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White375.81%
Asian512.50%
Hispanic36.25%

Pierceton Veterans by Race

Pierceton Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pierceton Veterans by Education

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64.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pierceton Employment by Age

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Pierceton Employment by Race

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Pierceton 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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76.93%

Born in Pierceton

96.59%

Native Born

3.41%

Foreign Born

1.59%

Non Citizen

1.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.59% of Pierceton residents were born in the United States, with 76.93% having been born in Indiana. 1.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Pierceton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,019-1-0.10%
20201,020-1-0.10%
20191,021-1-0.10%
20181,02230.29%
20171,019-1-0.10%
20161,020-2-0.20%
20151,022-1-0.10%
20141,02330.29%
20131,02010.10%
20121,01930.30%
20111,016-2-0.20%
20101,0180.00%

Pierceton Population by Year