South Whitley, Indiana Population 2020

1,765

South Whitley is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 1,765, it is the 221st largest city in Indiana and the 8096th largest city in the United States. South Whitley is currently growing at a rate of 0.17% annually and its population has increased by 0.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,751 in 2010. South Whitley reached it's highest population of 1,787 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, South Whitley has a population density of 2,028 people per square mile.

The average household income in South Whitley is $57,176 with a poverty rate of 12.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $576 per month, and the median house value is $85,100. The median age in South Whitley is 37.6 years, 37.7 years for males, and 37.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.0 males.

South Whitley Demographics

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

  • White: 95.65%
  • Two or more races: 3.48%
  • Other race: 0.54%
  • Black or African American: 0.16%
  • Asian: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of South Whitley, Indiana is 1,765, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,759.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,751.

South Whitley, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,75795.65%
Two or More Races643.48%
Some Other Race100.54%
Asian30.16%
Black or African American30.16%

South Whitley Population Pyramid 2020

South Whitley Median Age

37.6


Total

37.7


Male

37.5


Female

South Whitley Adults

There are 1,397 adults, (258 of whom are seniors) in South Whitley.

South Whitley Age Dependency

61.3

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

South Whitley Sex Ratio

Female

952

51.82%

Male

885

48.18%

South Whitley Households and Families

South Whitley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

South Whitley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married95.3%4.7%
All78.2%21.8%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Male62.5%37.5%
Female57.4%42.6%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7942.378.2
Married3433.1595.3
Non Family3271.1667.9
Female1082.8157.4
Male164.0662.5

3.04

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

South Whitley Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade372.99%
9th to 12th Grade796.39%
High School Graduate61749.88%
Some College26621.50%
Associates Degree846.79%
Bachelors Degree695.58%
Graduate Degree856.87%

South Whitley Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1831,090154
Hispanic4926
Multiple Races307
Other Race1010
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 13.02%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,956$42,448$30,905
Less Than High School$20,662$20,769$20,313
High School Grad$33,000$40,694$19,531
Some College$35,887$44,583$31,645
Bachelors Degree$41,875$52,250$40,469
Graduate Degree$58,942$60,938$58,409

$35,956

Average Earnings

$42,448

Average Male

$30,905

Average Female

South Whitley Language

South Whitley Language by Age

South Whitley Language

95.54% of South Whitley residents speak only English, while 4.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.72% of the population.

South Whitley Poverty

South Whitley Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,70718410.78%
Hispanic934447.31%
Multiple642132.81%
Asian33100.00%

12.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.96%

Male Poverty Rate

14.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in South Whitley

The race most likely to be in poverty in South Whitley is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in South Whitley is White, with 10.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.97%
High School11.18%
Some College10.00%
Bachelors or Greater3.25%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.56%
Female Unemployed31.58%
Female Employed6.95%
Male Employed3.33%

South Whitley Income

South Whitley Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,789$57,176
Families$62,159$67,607
Married Families$68,047-
Non Families$27,386$41,611

South Whitley Marital Status

South Whitley Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

South Whitley Married by Age and Sex

South Whitley 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 45-54.

South Whitley Marital Status by Race

South Whitley Veterans

126

Number of Veterans

116

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam33
First Gulf War29
Korea23
Second Gulf War20
World War II7

$South Whitley Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

South Whitley Employment Status

69.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.9%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

South Whitley 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

81.06%

Born in Indiana

97.28%

Native Born

2.72%

Foreign Born

2.50%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.28% of South Whitley residents were born in the United States, with 81.06% having been born in Indiana. 2.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,76530.17%
20191,76230.17%
20181,75980.46%
20171,75130.17%
20161,748-4-0.23%
20151,752-9-0.51%
20141,761-4-0.23%
20131,765-5-0.28%
20121,770-6-0.34%
20111,776-11-0.62%
20101,7870.00%