Delaware County, Indiana Population 2020

Delaware County, Indiana's estimated population is 115,389 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Delaware County, Indiana is the 15th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018114,772-617-0.53%
2017115,389-287-0.25%
2016115,676-89-0.08%
2015115,765-711-0.61%
2014116,476-341-0.29%
2013116,817-190-0.16%
2012117,007-871-0.74%
2011117,8782260.19%
2010117,652-2,007-1.68%
1990119,659-8,928-6.94%
1980128,587-632-0.49%
1970129,21918,28116.48%
1960110,93820,68622.92%
195090,25215,28920.40%
194074,9637,69311.44%
193067,27010,89319.32%
192056,3774,9639.65%
191051,4141,7903.61%
190049,62419,49364.69%
189030,1317,20531.43%
188022,9263,89620.47%
187019,0303,27720.80%
186015,7534,91045.28%
185010,8432,00022.62%
18408,8436,469272.49%
18302,374-1,303-35.44%
18203,6770.00%

How Many People Live in Delaware County, Indiana?

115,389

Delaware County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White102,18888.39%
Black or African American8,4407.30%
Two or More Races2,4432.11%
Asian1,7281.49%
Some Other Race5450.47%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1740.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native980.08%

Delaware County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2020

Delaware County, Indiana Median Age

35.4


Total

33.8


Male

37.1


Female

Delaware County, Indiana Adults

There are 93,958 adults, (19,153 of whom are seniors) in Delaware County, Indiana.

Delaware County, Indiana Age Dependency

54.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29

Child Dependency Ratio

Delaware County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

59,873

51.79%

Male

55,743

48.21%

Delaware County, Indiana Households and Families

Delaware County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Delaware County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All64.5%35.5%
Male59.3%40.7%
Non Family49.3%50.7%
Female47.4%52.6%

64.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All46,0282.3564.5
Married19,6042.9984.5
Non Family18,6661.4349.3
Female5,7082.9347.4
Male2,0503.0459.3

2.89

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Delaware County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9462.74%
9th to 12th Grade5,6747.98%
High School Graduate24,58834.57%
Some College15,18221.35%
Associates Degree6,4739.10%
Bachelors Degree9,72213.67%
Graduate Degree7,53110.59%

Delaware County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White63,94157,36515,570
Black4,4083,868681
Hispanic1,054798272
Asian900796548
Multiple Races841712200
Other Race2661428
Islander1038744
Native American744726

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.72%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,130$40,779$28,246
Less Than High School$17,614$22,093$15,355
High School Grad$28,927$35,973$21,356
Some College$32,127$41,012$27,222
Bachelors Degree$41,762$47,428$36,241
Graduate Degree$53,020$61,442$46,902

$34,130

Average Earnings

$40,779

Average Male

$28,246

Average Female

Delaware County, Indiana Language

Delaware County, Indiana Language by Age

Delaware County, Indiana Language

96.38% of Delaware County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 3.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.55% of the population.

Delaware County, Indiana Poverty

Delaware County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White94,79318,27119.27%
Black7,7942,98638.31%
Multiple2,2361,03646.33%
Hispanic2,39989637.35%
Asian1,61555834.55%
Other5148817.12%
Native802025.00%

21.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.11%

Male Poverty Rate

23.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delaware County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delaware County, Indiana is Multiple, with 46.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delaware County, Indiana is Other, with 17.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.52%
High School14.40%
Some College13.86%
Bachelors or Greater5.99%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.44%
Male Unemployed31.42%
Female Employed16.89%
Male Employed12.26%

Delaware County, Indiana Income

Delaware County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,705$58,857
Families$58,367$73,925
Married Families$68,819$86,314
Non Families$26,084$34,603

Delaware County, Indiana Marital Status

Delaware County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.3%

Male Marriage Rate

40.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Delaware County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Delaware 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 35-44.

Delaware County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Delaware County, Indiana Veterans

6,632

Number of Veterans

6,317

Male Veterans

315

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,038
First Gulf War1,149
Second Gulf War743
Korea601
World War II384
Name Veterans % of Total
White6,1967.34%
Black3675.92%
Hispanic824.34%
2 or More402.97%
Other299.03%

$Delaware County, Indiana Veterans by Education

9.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delaware County, Indiana Employment Status

58.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Delaware County, Indiana 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

76.61%

Born in Indiana

97.72%

Native Born

2.28%

Foreign Born

1.45%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.72% of Delaware County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 76.61% having been born in Indiana. 1.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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