Henry County, Indiana Population 2021

Henry County, Indiana's estimated population is 47,654 with a growth rate of -0.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henry County, Indiana is the 30th largest county in Indiana. The 2010 Population was 49,530 and has seen a growth of -3.79% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202147,654-159-0.33%
202047,813-159-0.33%
201947,972-159-0.33%
201848,131-39-0.08%
201748,170-175-0.36%
201648,345-310-0.64%
201548,655-231-0.47%
201448,886430.09%
201348,843-269-0.55%
201249,112-104-0.21%
201149,216-314-0.63%
201049,5301,3912.89%
199048,139-5,197-9.74%
198053,3367331.39%
197052,6033,7047.57%
196048,8993,3947.46%
195045,5055,29713.17%
194040,2084,97014.10%
193035,2385561.60%
192034,6824,92416.55%
191029,7584,67018.61%
190025,0881,2095.06%
189023,879-137-0.57%
188024,0161,0304.48%
187022,9862,86714.25%
186020,1192,51414.28%
185017,6052,47716.37%
184015,1288,631132.85%
18306,4970.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.33%
County Website
State
Founded
1822
County Seat
2010 Population
49,530
Growth Since 2010
-3.79%
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Henry County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White45,65994.62%
Black or African American1,2352.56%
Two or More Races7421.54%
Some Other Race2770.57%
Asian1930.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native1260.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.05%
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Henry County, Indiana Population by Race

Henry County, Indiana Population Pyramid $2021

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Henry County, Indiana Median Age

42.1


Total

40.3


Male

44.9


Female

Henry County, Indiana Adults

There are 38,378 adults, (8,991 of whom are seniors) in Henry County, Indiana.

Henry County, Indiana Age Dependency

64.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

22,866

47.39%

Male

25,389

52.61%

Henry County, Indiana Population by Age

Henry County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Henry County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
Male59.6%40.4%
Female53.4%46.6%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henry County, Indiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,3042.4573.5
Married9,1693.0585.6
Non Family5,9971.2264.4
Female2,1433.153.4
Male9952.8959.6

2.96

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Henry County, Indiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9012.62%
9th to 12th Grade2,7728.07%
High School Graduate15,03143.74%
Some College7,16320.85%
Associates Degree2,8438.27%
Bachelors Degree3,70210.77%
Graduate Degree1,9505.67%
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Henry County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Henry County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White32,41629,0615,358
Black88271440
Hispanic44433270
2+ Races421377163
Asian12312315
Native American1159017
Other Race1068522
Islander1010

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 38.72%.

Henry County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,776$42,015$29,888
Less Than 9th Grade$18,889$22,276$15,647
High School Graduate$31,510$36,795$24,340
Some College$35,120$44,617$29,831
Bachelors Degree$42,215$48,875$38,117
Graduate Degree$54,224$61,774$48,158

$34,776

Average Earnings

$42,015

Average Male

$29,888

Average Female

Henry County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Henry County, Indiana Language by Age

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Henry County, Indiana Language

98.10% of Henry County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 1.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.86% of the population.

Henry County, Indiana Language

Henry County, Indiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White42,6086,12714.38%
Hispanic64525739.84%
Black72622631.13%
Multiple55115327.77%
Other2445120.90%
Asian16063.75%
Native19631.58%

15.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.53%

Male Poverty Rate

16.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Indiana is Hispanic, with 39.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Indiana is Asian, with 3.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.64%.

Henry County, Indiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.83%
High School14.02%
Some College11.10%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%

Henry County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed60.67%
Male Unemployed33.74%
Female Employed9.23%
Male Employed5.03%

Henry County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Henry County, Indiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,832$62,330
Families$60,418$71,684
Married Families$69,359$83,202
Non Families$30,433$40,287
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Income by Household Type

Henry County, Indiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Henry County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

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Henry 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.

Henry County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

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Henry County, Indiana Marital Status

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3,450

Number of Veterans

3,305

Male Veterans

145

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,215
First Gulf War516
Second Gulf War477
Korea304
World War II104

Henry County, Indiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74923
35 to 54865
75+838
55 to 64606
18 to 34218

Henry County, Indiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,3579.26%
Black453.95%
2+ Races368.05%
Hispanic122.03%
Native American129.52%

Henry County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Henry County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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5.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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53.2%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Henry County, Indiana Employment by Age

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Henry County, Indiana Employment by Race

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Henry 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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80.50%

Born in Henry County, Indiana

99.14%

Native Born

0.86%

Foreign Born

0.31%

Non Citizen

0.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.14% of Henry County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 80.50% having been born in Indiana. 0.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Henry 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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