Terre Haute is a city located in Vigo County Indiana. It is also the county seat of Vigo County. With a 2020 population of 57,909, it is the 14th largest city in Indiana and the 745th largest city in the United States. Terre Haute is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -4.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 60,690 in 2020. Spanning over 35 miles, Terre Haute has a population density of 1,676 people per square mile.
The average household income in Terre Haute is $51,139 with a poverty rate of 25.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Terre Haute is 32.5 years, 31.5 years for males, and 34.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Terre Hautewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.86%.
94.37% of Terre Haute residents speak only English, while 5.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.26% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Terre Haute is Multiple, with 35.90% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Terre Haute is Hispanic, with 28.83% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.20%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Terre Haute
96.30% of Terre Haute residents were born in the United States, with 70.75% having been born in Indiana. 2.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.