Fountain County, Indiana Population 2020

Fountain County, Indiana's estimated population is 16,410 with a growth rate of -0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fountain County, Indiana is the 78th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201816,351-59-0.36%
201716,410-39-0.24%
201616,449-82-0.50%
201516,531-159-0.95%
201416,690-190-1.13%
201316,880-234-1.37%
201217,114-39-0.23%
201117,153-122-0.71%
201017,275-533-2.99%
199017,808-1,225-6.44%
198019,0337764.25%
197018,257-449-2.40%
196018,7068704.88%
195017,836-463-2.53%
194018,2993281.83%
193017,971-852-4.53%
192018,823-1,616-7.91%
191020,439-1,007-4.70%
190021,4461,8889.65%
189019,558-670-3.31%
188020,2283,83923.42%
187016,3898235.29%
186015,5662,31317.45%
185013,2532,03518.14%
184011,2183,59947.24%
18307,6190.00%

How Many People Live in Fountain County, Indiana?

16,410

Fountain County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,07997.53%
Two or More Races1901.15%
Asian880.53%
Black or African American600.36%
Some Other Race420.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.16%

Fountain County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2020

Fountain County, Indiana Median Age

43.1


Total

41.4


Male

44.7


Female

Fountain County, Indiana Adults

There are 12,832 adults, (3,181 of whom are seniors) in Fountain County, Indiana.

Fountain County, Indiana Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Fountain County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

8,235

49.95%

Male

8,251

50.05%

Fountain County, Indiana Households and Families

Fountain County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fountain County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All76.1%23.9%
Male70.5%29.5%
Female64.9%35.1%
Non Family62.8%37.2%

76.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0152.3276.1
Married3,6702.9287.2
Non Family2,3171.2362.8
Female7262.5564.9
Male3022.8970.5

2.8

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fountain County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3993.46%
9th to 12th Grade9027.82%
High School Graduate5,09744.21%
Some College2,43321.10%
Associates Degree9718.42%
Bachelors Degree1,0889.44%
Graduate Degree6405.55%

Fountain County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,0699,8611,639
Hispanic22215268
Multiple Races13713310
Asian54403
Black38338
Other Race3018
Native American272717

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 native american people with a rate of 62.96%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,912$42,357$28,427
Less Than High School$26,224$32,656$17,250
High School Grad$31,280$36,576$25,553
Some College$36,942$49,604$26,338
Bachelors Degree$46,341$59,896$41,307
Graduate Degree$60,833$67,969$50,774

$35,912

Average Earnings

$42,357

Average Male

$28,427

Average Female

Fountain County, Indiana Language

Fountain County, Indiana Language by Age

Fountain County, Indiana Language

96.33% of Fountain County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 3.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.59% of the population.

Fountain County, Indiana Poverty

Fountain County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,4961,68710.89%
Hispanic4067518.47%
Asian886371.59%
Multiple1906232.63%
Black352365.71%
Native271970.37%

11.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.36%

Male Poverty Rate

13.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fountain County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fountain County, Indiana is Asian, with 71.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fountain County, Indiana is White, with 10.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.72%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.71%
High School13.67%
Some College7.90%
Bachelors or Greater3.03%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.17%
Female Unemployed22.83%
Male Employed5.03%
Female Employed4.99%

Fountain County, Indiana Income

Fountain County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,887$64,847
Families$58,596$75,331
Married Families$66,706-
Non Families$29,350$37,607

Fountain County, Indiana Marital Status

Fountain County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

56.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Fountain County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Fountain 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.

Fountain County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Fountain County, Indiana Veterans

1,035

Number of Veterans

975

Male Veterans

60

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam350
First Gulf War152
Second Gulf War135
Korea118
World War II55

$Fountain County, Indiana Veterans by Education

6.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fountain County, Indiana Employment Status

60%

Labor Force Participation

56.6%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Fountain 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

57.00%

Born in Indiana

98.36%

Native Born

1.64%

Foreign Born

1.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.36% of Fountain County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 57.00% having been born in Indiana. 1.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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