Grant County, Indiana Population 2021

Grant County, Indiana's estimated population is 65,229 with a growth rate of -0.41% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grant County, Indiana is the 27th largest county in Indiana. The 2010 Population was 69,903 and has seen a growth of -6.69% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202165,229-270-0.41%
202065,499-270-0.41%
201965,769-270-0.41%
201866,039-266-0.40%
201766,305-364-0.55%
201666,669-810-1.20%
201567,479-847-1.24%
201468,326-519-0.75%
201368,845-233-0.34%
201269,078-538-0.77%
201169,616-287-0.41%
201069,903-4,266-5.75%
199074,169-6,765-8.36%
198080,934-3,021-3.60%
197083,9558,21410.84%
196075,74113,58521.86%
195062,1566,34311.36%
194055,8134,7479.30%
193051,066-287-0.56%
192051,353-73-0.14%
191051,426-3,267-5.97%
190054,69323,20073.67%
189031,4937,87533.34%
188023,6185,13127.75%
187018,4872,69017.03%
186015,7974,70542.42%
185011,0926,217127.53%
18404,8750.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.41%
County Website
State
Founded
1831
County Seat
2010 Population
69,903
Growth Since 2010
-6.69%
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Grant County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White58,36087.82%
Black or African American4,8117.24%
Two or More Races1,9542.94%
Asian6530.98%
Some Other Race5500.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native1240.19%
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Grant County, Indiana Population by Race

Grant County, Indiana Population Pyramid $2021

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Grant County, Indiana Median Age

40.3


Total

39.6


Male

41


Female

Grant County, Indiana Adults

There are 52,645 adults, (12,406 of whom are seniors) in Grant County, Indiana.

Grant County, Indiana Age Dependency

65.1

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Grant County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

34,757

52.30%

Male

31,695

47.70%

Grant County, Indiana Population by Age

Grant County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Grant County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
All68.4%31.6%
Non Family56.5%43.5%
Male56.2%43.8%
Female47.5%52.5%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grant County, Indiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,3722.3168.4
Married12,0462.8785.3
Non Family9,4581.1956.5
Female3,5453.1347.5
Male1,3232.9656.2

2.81

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Grant County, Indiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5623.55%
9th to 12th Grade4,0729.24%
High School Graduate17,82240.45%
Some College9,11520.69%
Associates Degree3,5988.17%
Bachelors Degree4,55510.34%
Graduate Degree3,3337.57%
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Grant County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Grant County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White38,75334,1757,185
Black2,8122,322241
Hispanic1,4461,121190
2+ Races770652113
Asian364225191
Other Race30020551
Native American1018523

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.19%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.47%.

Grant County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,709$39,177$26,625
Less Than 9th Grade$20,204$22,467$15,357
High School Graduate$30,565$36,037$22,115
Some College$31,605$41,571$25,582
Bachelors Degree$42,177$49,929$39,065
Graduate Degree$54,354$61,498$48,375

$32,709

Average Earnings

$39,177

Average Male

$26,625

Average Female

Grant County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Grant County, Indiana Language by Age

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Grant County, Indiana Language

97.40% of Grant County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.55% of the population.

Grant County, Indiana Language

Grant County, Indiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White51,5057,83115.20%
Black4,5631,83240.15%
Multiple1,78566237.09%
Hispanic2,65959222.26%
Other49518737.78%
Asian58710818.40%
Native1003535.00%

18.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.71%

Male Poverty Rate

19.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grant County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Indiana is Black, with 40.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Indiana is White, with 15.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.44%.

Grant County, Indiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.99%
High School15.25%
Some College14.30%
Bachelors or Greater4.13%

Grant County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed38.99%
Female Unemployed38.04%
Female Employed10.62%
Male Employed6.35%

Grant County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Grant County, Indiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,356$56,890
Families$55,720$67,109
Married Families$67,134$78,089
Non Families$27,443$34,570
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Income by Household Type

Grant County, Indiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Grant County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

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Grant 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.

Grant County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

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Grant County, Indiana Marital Status

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4,489

Number of Veterans

4,236

Male Veterans

253

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,006
First Gulf War764
Korea440
Second Gulf War356
World War II141

Grant County, Indiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,416
75+1,103
55 to 641,010
35 to 54897
18 to 3463

Grant County, Indiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,0288.55%
Black35210.07%
Hispanic724.00%
2+ Races716.72%
Native American2724.55%
Asian112.14%

Grant County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Grant County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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6.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grant County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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57.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Grant County, Indiana Employment by Age

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Grant County, Indiana Employment by Race

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Grant 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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73.48%

Born in Grant County, Indiana

98.40%

Native Born

1.60%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

0.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.40% of Grant County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 73.48% having been born in Indiana. 0.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Grant 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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