Prairie Creek, Indiana Population 2021

1,163
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Prairie Creek is a city located in Vigo County Indiana. Prairie Creek has a 2020 population of 1,163. Prairie Creek is currently declining at a rate of -0.51% annually and its population has decreased by -2.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,195 in 2010. Prairie Creek reached it's highest population of 1,204 in 2011.

The average household income in Prairie Creek is $82,238 with a poverty rate of 5.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $138,200. The median age in Prairie Creek is 49.2 years, 46.8 years for males, and 51.9 years for females.

Prairie Creek Demographics

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

  • White: 92.27%
  • Black or African American: 2.66%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 2.58%
  • Two or more races: 2.50%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Prairie Creek, Indiana is 1,163 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,181.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,195.

Prairie Creek, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,18192.27%
Black or African American342.66%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander332.58%
Two or More Races322.50%
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Prairie Creek Population by Race

Prairie Creek Population Pyramid $2021

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Prairie Creek Median Age

49.2


Total

46.8


Male

51.9


Female

Prairie Creek Adults

There are 1,049 adults, (238 of whom are seniors) in Prairie Creek.

Prairie Creek Age Dependency

57.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Prairie Creek Sex Ratio

Female

553

43.20%

Male

727

56.80%

Prairie Creek Population by Age

Prairie Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Prairie Creek Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married100%0%
All93.4%6.6%
Non Family79.5%20.5%

93.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Prairie Creek Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5162.4893.4
Married3303.14100
Non Family1661.1479.5
Female111.73100
Male94100

3.07

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Prairie Creek Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade848.82%
High School Graduate33735.40%
Some College24826.05%
Associates Degree11311.87%
Bachelors Degree10210.71%
Graduate Degree687.14%
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Prairie Creek Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Prairie Creek Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White886802170
Black3434
Hispanic3232
2+ Races3232

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.19%.

Prairie Creek Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,156$54,779$29,609
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$57,813$15,966
Some College$54,338$63,846$33,654
Bachelors Degree$$47,917$
Graduate Degree$$$

$40,156

Average Earnings

$54,779

Average Male

$29,609

Average Female

Prairie Creek Earnings by Educational Attainment

Prairie Creek Language by Age

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Prairie Creek Language

100.00% of Prairie Creek 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.

Prairie Creek Language

Prairie Creek Poverty by Race

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5.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.54%

Male Poverty Rate

6.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prairie Creek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prairie Creek is White, with 5.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prairie Creek is White, with 5.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.42%.

Prairie Creek Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School13.65%
Some College3.60%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Prairie Creek Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed2.04%

Prairie Creek Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Prairie Creek Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$73,056$82,238
Families$91,719$101,997
Married Families$102,857-
Non Families$40,750$38,778
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Income by Household Type

Prairie Creek Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.0%

Male Marriage Rate

64.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Prairie Creek Married by Age and Sex

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Prairie Creek 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 45-54.

Prairie Creek Marital Status by Race

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Prairie Creek Marital Status

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144

Number of Veterans

144

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam89
First Gulf War41
Second Gulf War34
World War II
Korea

Prairie Creek Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6480
35 to 5434
65 to 7430
75+
18 to 34

Prairie Creek Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White11011.58%
Black34100.00%

Prairie Creek Veterans by Race

Prairie Creek Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prairie Creek Veterans by Education

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63.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.5%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Prairie Creek Employment by Age

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Prairie Creek Employment by Race

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Prairie Creek 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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84.77%

Born in Prairie Creek

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Prairie Creek residents were born in the United States, with 84.77% 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.

Prairie Creek Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,163-6-0.51%
20201,169-6-0.51%
20191,175-6-0.51%
20181,181-6-0.51%
20171,187-8-0.67%
20161,19520.17%
20151,193-4-0.33%
20141,197-4-0.33%
20131,201-3-0.25%
20121,2040.00%
20111,20490.75%
20101,1950.00%

Prairie Creek Population by Year