Cass County, Indiana Population 2021

Cass County, Indiana's estimated population is 37,277 with a growth rate of -0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cass County, Indiana is the 41st largest county in Indiana. The 2010 Population was 38,985 and has seen a growth of -4.38% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202137,277-206-0.55%
202037,483-206-0.55%
201937,689-206-0.54%
201837,895670.18%
201737,828-77-0.20%
201637,905-176-0.46%
201538,081-406-1.05%
201438,487-98-0.25%
201338,585-186-0.48%
201238,771-145-0.37%
201138,916-69-0.18%
201038,9855721.49%
199038,413-2,523-6.16%
198040,9364801.19%
197040,456-475-1.16%
196040,9312,1385.51%
195038,7931,8855.11%
194036,9082,3906.92%
193034,518-3,815-9.95%
192038,3331,9655.40%
191036,3681,8235.28%
190034,5453,39310.89%
189031,1523,54112.82%
188027,6113,41814.13%
187024,1937,35043.64%
186016,8435,82252.83%
185011,0215,541101.11%
18405,4804,318371.60%
18301,1620.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.55%
County Website
State
Founded
1829
County Seat
2010 Population
38,985
Growth Since 2010
-4.38%
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Cass County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,85984.11%
Some Other Race3,83610.13%
Two or More Races1,0232.70%
Asian5271.39%
Black or African American4411.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native1870.49%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70.02%
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Cass County, Indiana Population by Race

Cass County, Indiana Population Pyramid $2021

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Cass County, Indiana Median Age

40.8


Total

39


Male

42.5


Female

Cass County, Indiana Adults

There are 29,067 adults, (6,594 of whom are seniors) in Cass County, Indiana.

Cass County, Indiana Age Dependency

68.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Cass County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

18,861

49.79%

Male

19,019

50.21%

Cass County, Indiana Population by Age

Cass County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cass County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
All74%26%
Non Family63.5%36.5%
Male62.8%37.2%
Female57.6%42.4%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cass County, Indiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,6882.4974
Married7,2803.1585.9
Non Family5,2021.1563.5
Female1,5103.4357.6
Male6963.6662.8

3.12

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Cass County, Indiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6666.46%
9th to 12th Grade2,1098.17%
High School Graduate10,30139.92%
Some College5,62921.81%
Associates Degree2,65810.30%
Bachelors Degree2,4419.46%
Graduate Degree1,0023.88%
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Cass County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cass County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White22,08619,8553,142
Hispanic2,7901,472181
Other Race1,92688456
Asian30321383
2+ Races29225040
Black2751997
Native American1318113
Islander777

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Cass County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,578$39,525$27,009
Less Than 9th Grade$25,397$30,676$18,226
High School Graduate$31,334$38,083$23,879
Some College$34,475$44,208$27,244
Bachelors Degree$41,401$51,776$33,729
Graduate Degree$55,682$74,948$46,023

$32,578

Average Earnings

$39,525

Average Male

$27,009

Average Female

Cass County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cass County, Indiana Language by Age

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Cass County, Indiana Language

84.58% of Cass County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 15.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.31% of the population.

Cass County, Indiana Language

Cass County, Indiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,2833,51712.01%
Hispanic5,7731,31622.80%
Other3,8291,12829.46%
Multiple1,00834934.62%
Black30813042.21%
Asian527326.07%
Native18731.60%

14.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.11%

Male Poverty Rate

15.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cass County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cass County, Indiana is Black, with 42.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cass County, Indiana is Native, with 1.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.29%.

Cass County, Indiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.50%
High School13.58%
Some College8.69%
Bachelors or Greater2.79%

Cass County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed31.09%
Male Unemployed26.36%
Female Employed8.20%
Male Employed5.99%

Cass County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cass County, Indiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,415$61,608
Families$63,787$73,930
Married Families$73,068$82,090
Non Families$25,636$35,834
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Income by Household Type

Cass County, Indiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Cass County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

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Cass County, Indiana 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.

Cass County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

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Cass County, Indiana Marital Status

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2,529

Number of Veterans

2,336

Male Veterans

193

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam981
First Gulf War579
Second Gulf War384
Korea263
World War II88

Cass County, Indiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74751
35 to 54634
75+604
55 to 64402
18 to 34138

Cass County, Indiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3619.34%
Hispanic742.12%
Other Race702.92%
Asian4510.14%
Native American2715.98%
2+ Races173.73%
Black92.80%

Cass County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Cass County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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8.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cass County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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61.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Cass County, Indiana Employment by Age

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Cass County, Indiana Employment by Race

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Cass County, Indiana 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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72.33%

Born in Cass County, Indiana

90.86%

Native Born

9.14%

Foreign Born

6.95%

Non Citizen

2.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.86% of Cass County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 72.33% having been born in Indiana. 6.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cass County, Indiana Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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