Rome City, Indiana Population 2021

1,407
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Rome City is a city located in Noble County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,407, it is the 257th largest city in Indiana and the 8958th largest city in the United States . Rome City is currently growing at a rate of 0.36% annually and its population has increased by 3.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,361 in 2010. Rome City reached it's highest population of 1,407 in 2021. Spanning over 2 miles, Rome City has a population density of 957 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rome City is $97,209 with a poverty rate of 8.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $724 per month, and the median house value is $190,900. The median age in Rome City is 45.6 years, 47.7 years for males, and 41.7 years for females.

Rome City Demographics

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

  • White: 98.36%
  • Two or more races: 1.41%
  • Black or African American: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Rome City, Indiana is 1,407 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,392.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,361.

Rome City, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,32198.36%
Two or More Races191.41%
Black or African American30.22%
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Rome City Population by Race

Rome City Population Pyramid $2021

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Rome City Median Age

45.6


Total

47.7


Male

41.7


Female

Rome City Adults

There are 1,103 adults, (231 of whom are seniors) in Rome City.

Rome City Age Dependency

54

Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Rome City Sex Ratio

Female

716

53.31%

Male

627

46.69%

Rome City Population by Age

Rome City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rome City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male96.2%3.8%
Married92.3%7.7%
Non Family86.1%13.9%
All79%21%
Female14.1%85.9%

79.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rome City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5862.2979
Married2732.7392.3
Non Family2021.2786.1
Female852.6214.1
Male264.5496.2

2.7

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Rome City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade494.91%
9th to 12th Grade868.63%
High School Graduate37337.41%
Some College20620.66%
Associates Degree10110.13%
Bachelors Degree12112.14%
Graduate Degree616.12%
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Rome City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rome City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White942823182
Hispanic4428
2+ Races88
Black33

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 19.32%.

Rome City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,857$51,250$21,438
Less Than 9th Grade$$34,886$9,250
High School Graduate$41,146$46,111$25,417
Some College$33,571$51,250$19,375
Bachelors Degree$86,250$110,795$23,750
Graduate Degree$68,906$$69,063

$38,857

Average Earnings

$51,250

Average Male

$21,438

Average Female

Rome City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rome City Language by Age

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Rome City Language

94.59% of Rome City residents speak only English, while 5.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.27% of the population.

Rome City Language

Rome City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,2321068.60%
Multiple19842.11%
Black3133.33%

8.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.42%

Male Poverty Rate

11.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rome City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rome City is Multiple, with 42.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rome City is White, with 8.60% 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 18.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.90%.

Rome City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.07%
Some College9.77%
High School6.17%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Rome City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed13.64%
Female Employed8.18%
Male Employed3.14%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Rome City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rome City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,000$97,209
Families$71,429$108,150
Married Families$87,813-
Non Families$50,000$72,035
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Income by Household Type

Rome City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Rome City Married by Age and Sex

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Rome City 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.

Rome City Marital Status by Race

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Rome City Marital Status

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104

Number of Veterans

104

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam42
Korea13
Second Gulf War5
World War II4
First Gulf War3

Rome City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+35
65 to 7429
35 to 5419
55 to 6416
18 to 345

Rome City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1019.26%
2+ Races333.33%

Rome City Veterans by Race

Rome City Veterans by Education

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5.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rome City Veterans by Education

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67.3%

Labor Force Participation

64.3%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Rome City Employment by Age

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Rome City Employment by Race

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Rome City 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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76.92%

Born in Rome City

98.81%

Native Born

1.19%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.81% of Rome City residents were born in the United States, with 76.92% 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 Latin America.

Rome City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,40750.36%
20201,40250.36%
20191,39750.36%
20181,39270.51%
20171,3850.00%
20161,385-4-0.29%
20151,38920.14%
20141,38730.22%
20131,38450.36%
20121,379-5-0.36%
20111,38440.29%
20101,3800.00%

Rome City Population by Year