Terre Haute, Indiana Population 2022

57,909
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Terre Haute is a city located in Vigo County Indiana. Terre Haute has a 2020 population of 57,909. It is also the county seat of Vigo County. Terre Haute is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -0.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 58,389 in 2010.

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 $754 per month, and the median house value is $83,800. The median age in Terre Haute is 32.5 years, 31.5 years for males, and 34.4 years for females.

Terre Haute Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Terre Hautewas:

  • White: 81.68%
  • Black or African American: 11.23%
  • Two or more races: 3.84%
  • Asian: 1.72%
  • Other race: 1.24%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Terre Haute, Indiana is 57,909 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 58,389.

Terre Haute, Indiana Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010189,5230.00%
2011189,541180.01%
2012189,555140.01%
2013189,089-466-0.25%
2014188,240-849-0.45%
2015187,365-875-0.47%
2016187,241-124-0.07%
2017186,846-395-0.21%
2018186,726-120-0.06%
2019186,367-359-0.19%
2020186,008-359-0.19%
2021185,649-359-0.19%

Terre Haute Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White49,57381.68%
Black or African American6,81311.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native1600.26%
Asian1,0431.72%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.03%
Some Other Race7551.24%
Two or More Races2,3293.84%
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Terre Haute Population by Race

Terre Haute Population Pyramid 2022

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Terre Haute Median Age

32.6


Total

31.6


Male

34


Female

Terre Haute Adults

There are 49,201 adults, (9,286 of whom are seniors) in Terre Haute.

Terre Haute Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Terre Haute Sex Ratio

Female

29,546

48.68%

Male

31,144

51.32%

Terre Haute Population by Age

Terre Haute Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Terre Haute Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79%21%
All54.1%45.9%
Non Family42.2%57.8%
Female38.9%61.1%
Male36.7%63.3%

54.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Terre Haute Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,6652.2554.1
Married8,1233.0479
Male1,2443.0436.7
Female3,2273.1138.9
Non Family11,0711.3242.2

2.93

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Terre Haute Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1122.99%
9th to 12th Grade3,4549.28%
High School Graduate12,42333.38%
Some College8,87423.84%
Associates Degree2,8107.55%
Bachelors Degree5,24914.10%
Graduate Degree3,2958.85%
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Terre Haute Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Terre Haute Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian560529352
White30,68227,1997,253
Black4,0503,402709
Other Race43435371
Hispanic1,185924145
2+ Races79165479
Islander1717
Native American156110

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%.

Terre Haute Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,116$32,925$26,540
Less Than 9th Grade$18,725$24,362$14,806
High School Graduate$26,492$30,314$19,705
Some College$29,652$32,500$26,177
Bachelors Degree$37,770$42,254$33,356
Graduate Degree$62,940$79,750$53,478

$30,116

Average Earnings

$32,925

Average Male

$26,540

Average Female

Terre Haute Earnings by Educational Attainment

Terre Haute Language by Age

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Terre Haute Language

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.

Terre Haute Language

Terre Haute Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple1,97270835.90%
Black4,9441,73735.13%
Asian87127431.46%
White44,35010,45023.56%
Other133NaN%
Hispanic1,35639128.83%

25.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.02%

Male Poverty Rate

26.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Terre Haute

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%.

Terre Haute Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.77%
High School20.73%
Some College15.40%
Bachelors or Greater5.96%

Terre Haute Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed12.79%
Male Unemployed31.31%
Female Employed18.96%
Female Unemployed57.94%

Terre Haute Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Terre Haute Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,299$52,851
Families$50,100$65,751
Married Families$67,598-
Non Families$24,509$35,871
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Income by Household Type

Terre Haute Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.2%

Male Marriage Rate

34.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Terre Haute Married by Age and Sex

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Terre Haute Marriage

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.

Terre Haute Marital Status by Race

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Terre Haute Marital Status

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3,662

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War647
First Gulf War769
Vietnam1,294
Korea162
World War II143

Terre Haute Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34291
35 to 54842
55 to 64865
65 to 74849
75+815

Terre Haute Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0917.65%
Black3986.97%
Native American138.33%
Asian232.46%
Other Race508.39%
2+ Races876.36%
Hispanic563.43%

Terre Haute Veterans by Race

Terre Haute Veterans by Education

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10.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Terre Haute Veterans by Education

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55.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.1%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Terre Haute Employment by Age

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Terre Haute Employment by Race

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Terre Haute 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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70.75%

Born in Terre Haute

96.30%

Native Born

3.70%

Foreign Born

2.58%

Non Citizen

1.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Terre Haute Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18504,0510.00%
18608,5944,5437.81%
187016,1037,5096.48%
188026,0429,9394.92%
189030,2174,1751.50%
190036,6736,4561.96%
191058,15721,4844.72%
192066,0837,9261.29%
193062,810-3,273-0.51%
194062,693-117-0.02%
195064,2141,5210.24%
196072,5008,2861.22%
197070,335-2,165-0.30%
198061,125-9,210-1.39%
199057,483-3,642-0.61%
200059,6142,1310.36%
201060,7851,1710.19%
201160,545-240-0.39%
201260,305-240-0.40%
201360,065-240-0.40%
201459,825-240-0.40%
201559,585-240-0.40%
201659,345-240-0.40%
201759,105-240-0.40%
201858,865-240-0.41%
201958,625-240-0.41%
202058,389-236-0.40%
202158,149-240-0.41%
202257,909-240-0.41%

Terre Haute Population by Year