Union City, Indiana Population 2021

3,402
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Union City is a city located in Randolph County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 3,402, it is the 151st largest city in Indiana and the 5843rd largest city in the United States . Union City is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually and its population has decreased by -5.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,584 in 2010. Union City reached it's highest population of 4,047 in 1960. Spanning over 2 miles, Union City has a population density of 1,512 people per square mile.

The average household income in Union City is $38,394 with a poverty rate of 23.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $638 per month, and the median house value is $53,200. The median age in Union City is 39.8 years, 38.6 years for males, and 40.7 years for females.

Union City Demographics

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

  • White: 88.70%
  • Two or more races: 8.87%
  • Other race: 2.43%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Union City, Indiana is 3,402 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,459.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,584.

Union City, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,91988.70%
Two or More Races2928.87%
Some Other Race802.43%
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Union City Population by Race

Union City Population Pyramid $2021

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Union City Median Age

39.8


Total

38.6


Male

40.7


Female

Union City Adults

There are 2,462 adults, (551 of whom are seniors) in Union City.

Union City Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Union City Sex Ratio

Female

1,872

56.88%

Male

1,419

43.12%

Union City Population by Age

Union City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Union City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
Male80.5%19.5%
All66.4%33.6%
Non Family64.1%35.9%
Female47.8%52.2%

66.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Union City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4822.2266.4
Non Family6941.1164.1
Married3912.9485.9
Female3563.4947.8
Male413.280.5

3.05

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

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Union City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade934.22%
9th to 12th Grade38117.29%
High School Graduate92842.11%
Some College59026.77%
Associates Degree1275.76%
Bachelors Degree612.77%
Graduate Degree241.09%
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Union City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Union City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8851,59585
Hispanic289105
2+ Races12071
Other Race3121

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 84.62%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 4.51%.

Union City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,824$24,778$24,875
Less Than 9th Grade$25,724$23,953$26,818
High School Graduate$21,170$23,375$13,750
Some College$25,901$26,734$24,741
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,824

Average Earnings

$24,778

Average Male

$24,875

Average Female

Union City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Union City Language by Age

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Union City Language

91.28% of Union City residents speak only English, while 8.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.72% of the population.

Union City Language

Union City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,51651020.27%
Hispanic64826841.36%
Multiple2927525.68%
Other802835.00%

23.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.43%

Male Poverty Rate

29.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Union City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Union City is Hispanic, with 41.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Union City is White, with 20.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 16.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.42%.

Union City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.22%
High School24.46%
Some College16.60%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Union City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed41.18%
Female Unemployed34.00%
Female Employed24.29%
Male Employed5.97%

Union City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Union City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,071$38,394
Families$38,158$43,649
Married Families$52,043-
Non Families$20,873$24,922
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Income by Household Type

Union City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.3%

Male Marriage Rate

28.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Union City Married by Age and Sex

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Union City 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.

Union City Marital Status by Race

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Union City Marital Status

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234

Number of Veterans

217

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam101
Korea28
World War II10
First Gulf War9
Second Gulf War9

Union City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74112
35 to 5463
75+38
55 to 6421
18 to 34

Union City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2259.79%
Hispanic92.54%
Other Race920.45%

Union City Veterans by Race

Union City Veterans by Education

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6.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Union City Veterans by Education

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57.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Union City Employment by Age

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Union City Employment by Race

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Union 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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61.65%

Born in Union City

93.65%

Native Born

6.35%

Foreign Born

5.32%

Non Citizen

1.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.65% of Union City residents were born in the United States, with 61.65% having been born in Indiana. 5.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Union City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,402-19-0.56%
20203,421-19-0.55%
20193,440-19-0.55%
20183,459-12-0.35%
20173,471-28-0.80%
20163,499-4-0.11%
20153,503-27-0.76%
20143,530-38-1.07%
20133,568-35-0.97%
20123,603-22-0.61%
20113,625-20-0.55%
20103,645230.06%
20003,622100.03%
19903,612-296-0.78%
19803,908-87-0.22%
19703,995-52-0.13%
19604,0474751.26%
19503,572370.10%
19403,5354511.37%
19303,084-322-0.99%
19203,4061970.60%
19103,2094931.68%
19002,716350.13%
18902,6810.00%

Union City Population by Year