Pierceton, Indiana Population 2020

1,019

Pierceton is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,019, it is the 303rd largest city in Indiana and the 10224th 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 $48,025 with a poverty rate of 15.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $786 per month, and the median house value is $83,400. The median age in Pierceton is 40.1 years, 35.6 years for males, and 42 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.3 males.

Pierceton Demographics

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

  • White: 95.60%
  • Asian: 4.40%
  • 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 1,021.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,015.

Pierceton, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White87095.60%
Asian404.40%

Pierceton Population Pyramid 2020

Pierceton Median Age

40.1


Total

35.6


Male

42


Female

Pierceton Adults

There are 704 adults, (176 of whom are seniors) in Pierceton.

Pierceton Age Dependency

72.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Pierceton Sex Ratio

Female

466

51.21%

Male

444

48.79%

Pierceton Households and Families

Pierceton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pierceton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All66.8%33.2%
Non Family57.9%42.1%
Female57.1%42.9%
Male5%95%

66.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3982.2966.8
Married1772.9584.2
Non Family1521.4157.9
Female492.6157.1
Male202.255

2.8

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

9.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pierceton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade355.43%
9th to 12th Grade649.94%
High School Graduate29445.65%
Some College11117.24%
Associates Degree264.04%
Bachelors Degree8413.04%
Graduate Degree304.66%

Pierceton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White57749783
Asian363631
Hispanic3112

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 86.11%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,167$30,000$24,583
Less Than High School$$52,708$2,500
High School Grad$30,938$$35,938
Some College$28,365$36,406$18,333
Bachelors Degree$32,500$$32,656
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,167

Average Earnings

$30,000

Average Male

$24,583

Average Female

Pierceton Language

Pierceton Language by Age

Pierceton Language

93.66% of Pierceton residents speak only English, while 6.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.11% of the population.

Pierceton Poverty

Pierceton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White83212915.50%
Asian401127.50%

15.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.67%

Male Poverty Rate

14.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pierceton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pierceton is Asian, with 27.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pierceton is White, with 15.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.26%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.28%
Bachelors or Greater20.18%
High School9.52%
Some College5.84%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.50%
Female Employed3.78%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed15.00%

Pierceton Income

Pierceton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,087$48,025
Families$46,250$54,318
Married Families$61,406-
Non Families$26,250$36,501

Pierceton Marital Status

Pierceton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Pierceton Married by Age and Sex

Pierceton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Pierceton Marital Status by Race

Pierceton Veterans

51

Number of Veterans

47

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War6
World War II
Korea

$Pierceton Veterans by Education

7.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pierceton Employment Status

61.9%

Labor Force Participation

59.6%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Pierceton 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

75.49%

Born in Indiana

96.81%

Native Born

3.19%

Foreign Born

1.98%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.81% of Pierceton residents were born in the United States, with 75.49% having been born in Indiana. 1.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,019-1-0.10%
20191,020-1-0.10%
20181,02120.20%
20171,019-1-0.10%
20161,020-1-0.10%
20151,021-2-0.20%
20141,02360.59%
20131,01710.10%
20121,01610.10%
20111,015-2-0.20%
20101,0170.00%