Wolcott, Indiana Population 2021

961
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Wolcott is a city located in White County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 961, it is the 316th largest city in Indiana and the 10474th largest city in the United States . Wolcott is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -4.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,001 in 2010. Wolcott reached it's highest population of 1,002 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Wolcott has a population density of 1,621 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wolcott is $64,189 with a poverty rate of 7.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $699 per month, and the median house value is $93,500. The median age in Wolcott is 33 years, 33.2 years for males, and 32.8 years for females.

Wolcott Demographics

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

  • White: 96.01%
  • Two or more races: 1.36%
  • Asian: 1.27%
  • Black or African American: 0.63%
  • Native American: 0.36%
  • Other race: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wolcott, Indiana is 961 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 973.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,001.

Wolcott, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,05996.01%
Two or More Races151.36%
Asian141.27%
Black or African American70.63%
Some Other Race40.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.36%
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Wolcott Population by Race

Wolcott Population Pyramid $2021

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Wolcott Median Age

33


Total

33.2


Male

32.8


Female

Wolcott Adults

There are 808 adults, (166 of whom are seniors) in Wolcott.

Wolcott Age Dependency

71.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46

Child Dependency Ratio

Wolcott Sex Ratio

Female

568

51.50%

Male

535

48.50%

Wolcott Population by Age

Wolcott Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wolcott Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.5%6.5%
All72.8%27.2%
Non Family54.7%45.3%
Male48.8%51.2%
Female48.5%51.5%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wolcott Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4052.7272.8
Married2013.393.5
Non Family1281.2454.7
Male434.6748.8
Female332.4248.5

3.18

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Wolcott Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade162.42%
9th to 12th Grade355.29%
High School Graduate28442.90%
Some College14722.21%
Associates Degree669.97%
Bachelors Degree10015.11%
Graduate Degree142.11%
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Wolcott Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wolcott Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White629587114
Asian129
Hispanic104
Black77
Native American4
2+ Races44
Other Race44

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 18.12%.

Wolcott Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,586$42,604$26,406
Less Than 9th Grade$30,500$32,250$20,625
High School Graduate$38,214$42,143$25,417
Some College$26,920$32,212$25,769
Bachelors Degree$47,778$56,750$41,875
Graduate Degree$26,250$$27,500

$35,586

Average Earnings

$42,604

Average Male

$26,406

Average Female

Wolcott Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wolcott Language by Age

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Wolcott Language

98.44% of Wolcott residents speak only English, while 1.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.93% of the population.

Wolcott Language

Wolcott Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,039787.51%
Asian14321.43%
Multiple1516.67%

7.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.49%

Male Poverty Rate

8.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wolcott

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wolcott is Asian, with 21.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wolcott is Multiple, with 6.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.11%.

Wolcott Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College8.45%
High School7.04%
Less Than 9th Grade3.92%
Bachelors or Greater1.75%

Wolcott Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed45.45%
Male Employed3.17%
Female Employed2.73%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wolcott Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wolcott Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,438$64,189
Families$62,279$70,871
Married Families$71,563-
Non Families$31,250$40,836
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Income by Household Type

Wolcott Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wolcott Married by Age and Sex

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Wolcott Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wolcott Marital Status by Race

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Wolcott Marital Status

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60

Number of Veterans

52

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam22
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War14
Korea4
World War II

Wolcott Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5417
65 to 7416
75+11
18 to 3410
55 to 646

Wolcott Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White607.74%
Hispanic19.09%

Wolcott Veterans by Race

Wolcott Veterans by Education

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10.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wolcott Veterans by Education

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68.3%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Wolcott Employment by Age

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Wolcott Employment by Race

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Wolcott 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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79.78%

Born in Wolcott

98.64%

Native Born

1.36%

Foreign Born

1.00%

Non Citizen

0.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.64% of Wolcott residents were born in the United States, with 79.78% having been born in Indiana. 1.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Wolcott Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021961-4-0.41%
2020965-4-0.41%
2019969-4-0.41%
2018973-3-0.31%
201797640.41%
2016972-10-1.02%
2015982-7-0.71%
20149890.00%
2013989-3-0.30%
2012992-7-0.70%
2011999-3-0.30%
20101,0020.00%

Wolcott Population by Year