Wanatah, Indiana Population 2020

998

Wanatah is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 998, it is the 306th largest city in Indiana and the 10304th largest city in the United States. Wanatah is currently declining at a rate of -0.60% annually and its population has decreased by -4.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,048 in 2010. Wanatah reached it's highest population of 1,047 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Wanatah has a population density of 702 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wanatah is $67,183 with a poverty rate of 8.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $754 per month, and the median house value is $133,400. The median age in Wanatah is 44.2 years, 41.2 years for males, and 45.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.4 males.

Wanatah Demographics

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

  • White: 96.08%
  • Two or more races: 3.10%
  • Other race: 0.57%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wanatah, Indiana is 998, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,010.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,048.

Wanatah, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,17896.08%
Two or More Races383.10%
Some Other Race70.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.24%

Wanatah Population Pyramid 2020

Wanatah Median Age

44.2


Total

41.2


Male

45.8


Female

Wanatah Adults

There are 995 adults, (233 of whom are seniors) in Wanatah.

Wanatah Age Dependency

60.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Wanatah Sex Ratio

Female

597

48.69%

Male

629

51.31%

Wanatah Households and Families

Wanatah Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wanatah Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female92.1%7.9%
Married91.8%8.2%
All83.1%16.9%
Non Family61.3%38.7%

83.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5022.4483.1
Married2683.0591.8
Non Family1501.1961.3
Female632.6792.1
Male212.95100

2.88

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wanatah Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade273.10%
9th to 12th Grade455.17%
High School Graduate40246.21%
Some College17319.89%
Associates Degree9811.26%
Bachelors Degree9110.46%
Graduate Degree343.91%

Wanatah Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White823758115
Hispanic37325
Multiple Races975
Other Race77
Native American33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 55.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,882$43,750$20,900
Less Than High School$$35,769$8,750
High School Grad$26,359$40,972$
Some College$37,188$60,625$21,944
Bachelors Degree$28,929$43,333$
Graduate Degree$64,250$$57,500

$30,882

Average Earnings

$43,750

Average Male

$20,900

Average Female

Wanatah Language

Wanatah Language by Age

Wanatah Language

99.22% of Wanatah residents speak only English, while 0.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Wanatah Poverty

Wanatah Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,111857.65%
Hispanic781721.79%
Multiple38410.53%

8.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.63%

Male Poverty Rate

9.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wanatah

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wanatah is Hispanic, with 21.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wanatah is White, with 7.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.36%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.22%
High School12.69%
Some College4.80%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed52.50%
Female Employed11.72%
Male Employed2.33%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wanatah Income

Wanatah Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,000$67,183
Families$75,833$79,367
Married Families$83,214-
Non Families$29,853$33,381

Wanatah Marital Status

Wanatah Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Wanatah Married by Age and Sex

Wanatah 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 55-64.

Wanatah Marital Status by Race

Wanatah Veterans

87

Number of Veterans

81

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam37
First Gulf War9
Second Gulf War9
Korea7
World War II2
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5428
65 to 7426
75+16
55 to 6414
18 to 343
Name Veterans % of Total
White858.71%
Hispanic1228.57%
2 or More222.22%

$Wanatah Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wanatah Employment Status

67.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Wanatah 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

77.24%

Born in Indiana

99.51%

Native Born

0.49%

Foreign Born

0.33%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.51% of Wanatah residents were born in the United States, with 77.24% having been born in Indiana. 0.33% 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
2020998-6-0.60%
20191,004-6-0.59%
20181,010-2-0.20%
20171,012-6-0.59%
20161,018-6-0.59%
20151,024-5-0.49%
20141,029-2-0.19%
20131,031-6-0.58%
20121,037-2-0.19%
20111,039-8-0.76%
20101,0470.00%