Rome City, Indiana Population 2024

1,285

Rome City is a city located in Noble County Indiana. Rome City has a 2024 population of 1,285. Rome City is currently declining at a rate of -0.62% annually and its population has decreased by -2.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,315 in 2020.

The average household income in Rome City is $93,371 with a poverty rate of 10.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Rome City is 52 years, 51 years for males, and 52.6 years for females.

Rome City Demographics

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

  • White: 97.99%
  • Two or more races: 1.19%
  • Black or African American: 0.45%
  • Other race: 0.37%
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
State
Indiana
Land Area (mi²)
1.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
873.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.28% (-30)
The current population of Rome City, Indiana is 1,285 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,315.

Rome City, Indiana Population 2024

Population by Race

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,31497.99%
Two or more races161.19%
Black or African American60.45%
Other race50.37%
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Rome City Population by Race

Rome City Population Pyramid 2024

Rome City Median Age

52

Total

51

Male

52.6

Female

Rome City Adults

There are 1,164 adults, (342 of whom are seniors) in Rome City.

Rome City Age Dependency

63.1

Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Rome City Sex Ratio

Female64047.73%
Male70152.27%

Rome City Population by Age

Rome City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All5562.4182.617.4
Married2902.6593.86.2
Non Family1651.174.525.5
Female823.176139
Male196.8973.726.3
showing: 5 rows

2.85

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

82.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Rome City Households and Families

Male

Female

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Rome City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rome City Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100%.

Rome City Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

$53,155

Average Earnings

$69,861

Average Male

$32,000

Average Female

Rome City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rome City Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Rome City Language

97.85% of Rome City residents speak only English, while 2.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.23% of the population.

Rome City Language

Rome City Poverty by Race

rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,2871289.95%
Multiple16637.5%
Hispanic30310%
Black6233.33%
showing: 4 rows

10.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.71%

Male Poverty Rate

15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rome City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rome City is Multiple, with 37.5% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rome City is White, with 9.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.87%.

Rome City Poverty

rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Rate
Poverty
High School17.47%
Less Than 9th Grade15.93%
Some College5.02%
Bachelors or Greater1.1%
showing: 4 rows

Rome City Poverty Rate by Education

rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Rate
Poverty
Female Employed7.66%
Male Employed0.57%
Male Unemployed
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Rome City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rome City Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Rome City Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

59.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Rome City Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Rome City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Rome City Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Rome City Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

110

Number of Veterans

108

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Rome City Veterans by War

count

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Rome City Veterans by Age

count

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Rome City Veterans by Race

Rome City Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rome City Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

55.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Rome City Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Rome City Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Rome City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

78.08%

Born in Rome City

100%

Native Born

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Rome City residents were born in the United States, with 78.08% having been born in Indiana. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Rome City Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20291,245-8-0.64%
20281,253-8-0.63%
20271,261-8-0.63%
20261,269-8-0.63%
20251,277-8-0.62%
20241,285-8-0.62%
20231,293-8-0.61%
20221,301-8-0.61%
20211,309-6-0.46%
20201,315-87-6.21%
20191,40270.5%
20181,39590.65%
20171,386
20161,386-2-0.14%
20151,38810.07%
20141,38730.22%
20131,38450.36%
20121,379-5-0.36%
20111,38440.29%
20101,380
showing: 20 rows

Rome City Population by Year