Henry County, Indiana Population 2020

Henry County, Indiana's estimated population is 48,247 with a growth rate of -0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henry County, Indiana is the 29th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201848,271240.05%
201748,247-101-0.21%
201648,348-313-0.64%
201548,661-228-0.47%
201448,889420.09%
201348,847-264-0.54%
201249,111-101-0.21%
201149,212-318-0.64%
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%

How Many People Live in Henry County, Indiana?

48,247

Henry County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White45,94594.77%
Black or African American1,1892.45%
Two or More Races6851.41%
Some Other Race2720.56%
Asian2360.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native1330.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.05%

Henry County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2020

Henry County, Indiana Median Age

42.2


Total

40.3


Male

44.8


Female

Henry County, Indiana Adults

There are 38,466 adults, (8,878 of whom are seniors) in Henry County, Indiana.

Henry County, Indiana Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Henry County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

23,092

47.63%

Male

25,391

52.37%

Henry County, Indiana Households and Families

Henry County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henry County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.2%13.8%
All73.6%26.4%
Non Family63.1%36.9%
Male59.2%40.8%
Female54.5%45.5%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,4082.4573.6
Married9,2843.0186.2
Non Family6,0651.2663.1
Female2,1003.1354.5
Male9592.9759.2

2.94

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henry County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9292.70%
9th to 12th Grade2,6537.71%
High School Graduate15,10743.88%
Some College7,23621.02%
Associates Degree2,7768.06%
Bachelors Degree3,90311.34%
Graduate Degree1,8235.30%

Henry County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,51129,3095,533
Black89175420
Hispanic43931438
Multiple Races34528593
Other Race15610826
Asian1278626
Native American1229916
Islander1111

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 multiple races people with a rate of 26.96%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,890$40,252$27,335
Less Than High School$17,807$21,840$15,022
High School Grad$30,391$36,015$21,951
Some College$32,340$41,703$27,853
Bachelors Degree$41,508$47,328$36,587
Graduate Degree$55,250$64,115$47,452

$32,890

Average Earnings

$40,252

Average Male

$27,335

Average Female

Henry County, Indiana Language

Henry County, Indiana Language by Age

Henry County, Indiana Language

98.23% of Henry County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 1.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.90% of the population.

Henry County, Indiana Poverty

Henry County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White42,7956,38214.91%
Multiple50718436.29%
Hispanic64117427.15%
Black74115220.51%
Asian2015627.86%
Other22110.45%
Native2613.85%

15.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.24%

Male Poverty Rate

16.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henry County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Indiana is Multiple, with 36.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henry County, Indiana is Other, with 0.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.33%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.98%
High School14.31%
Some College11.49%
Bachelors or Greater2.74%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed59.39%
Male Unemployed35.01%
Female Employed8.98%
Male Employed5.87%

Henry County, Indiana Income

Henry County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,235$60,311
Families$59,517$70,356
Married Families$68,002$81,741
Non Families$28,853$37,105

Henry County, Indiana Marital Status

Henry County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Henry County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

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 55-64.

Henry County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Henry County, Indiana Veterans

3,433

Number of Veterans

3,280

Male Veterans

153

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,114
First Gulf War585
Second Gulf War397
Korea311
World War II127
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,3479.19%
Black544.86%
2 or More225.90%
Indian107.52%
Hispanic81.42%

$Henry County, Indiana Veterans by Education

5.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henry County, Indiana Employment Status

53.7%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Henry 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

79.33%

Born in Indiana

99.25%

Native Born

0.75%

Foreign Born

0.40%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.25% of Henry County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 79.33% having been born in Indiana. 0.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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