LaPorte County, Indiana Population 2021

LaPorte County, Indiana's estimated population is 109,702 with a growth rate of -0.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. LaPorte County, Indiana is the 17th largest county in Indiana. The 2010 Population was 111,459 and has seen a growth of -1.58% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021109,702-93-0.08%
2020109,795-93-0.08%
2019109,888-93-0.08%
2018109,9811390.13%
2017109,842-380-0.34%
2016110,222-613-0.55%
2015110,835-900-0.81%
2014111,7353120.28%
2013111,4231190.11%
2012111,304-13-0.01%
2011111,317-142-0.13%
2010111,4594,3934.10%
1990107,066-1,566-1.44%
1980108,6323,2903.12%
1970105,34210,23110.76%
196095,11118,30323.83%
195076,80813,14820.65%
194063,6603,1705.24%
193060,49010,04719.92%
192050,4434,64610.14%
191045,7977,41119.31%
190038,3863,94111.44%
189034,4453,46011.17%
188030,9853,92314.50%
187027,0624,14318.08%
186022,91910,77488.71%
185012,1453,96148.40%
18408,1840.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.08%
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State
County Seat
2010 Population
111,459
Growth Since 2010
-1.58%
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LaPorte County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White91,26082.85%
Black or African American12,16911.05%
Two or More Races3,5973.27%
Some Other Race2,1121.92%
Asian6390.58%
American Indian and Alaska Native3530.32%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander240.02%
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LaPorte County, Indiana Population by Race

LaPorte County, Indiana Population Pyramid $2021

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LaPorte County, Indiana Median Age

40.3


Total

38.4


Male

42.5


Female

LaPorte County, Indiana Adults

There are 86,374 adults, (19,099 of whom are seniors) in LaPorte County, Indiana.

LaPorte County, Indiana Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

LaPorte County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

53,413

48.49%

Male

56,741

51.51%

LaPorte County, Indiana Population by Age

LaPorte County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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LaPorte County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All72.3%27.7%
Male63.8%36.2%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Female50.8%49.2%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

LaPorte County, Indiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All43,0392.3772.3
Married19,3712.9887.9
Non Family15,0271.262.2
Female5,7903.0550.8
Male2,8513.0463.8

2.9

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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LaPorte County, Indiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,3343.02%
9th to 12th Grade6,5698.51%
High School Graduate30,57239.59%
Some College16,39621.23%
Associates Degree7,4379.63%
Bachelors Degree9,29712.04%
Graduate Degree4,6175.98%
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LaPorte County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

LaPorte County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White64,20158,32412,505
Black7,8136,095667
Hispanic3,7762,597262
Other Race1,22768062
2+ Races895799197
Asian430376240
Native American26025248

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 96.92%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.81%.

LaPorte County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,861$45,408$27,557
Less Than 9th Grade$22,214$25,137$18,222
High School Graduate$31,857$40,650$24,562
Some College$35,558$48,700$27,026
Bachelors Degree$47,885$68,846$37,934
Graduate Degree$62,985$66,563$59,054

$35,861

Average Earnings

$45,408

Average Male

$27,557

Average Female

LaPorte County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

LaPorte County, Indiana Language by Age

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LaPorte County, Indiana Language

94.28% of LaPorte County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 5.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.74% of the population.

LaPorte County, Indiana Language

LaPorte County, Indiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White82,79510,41112.57%
Black9,3372,89631.02%
Hispanic6,5751,22118.57%
Multiple3,3741,18135.00%
Other2,02641220.34%
Asian61613421.75%
Native3355115.22%
Islander1111100.00%

15.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.97%

Male Poverty Rate

16.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in LaPorte County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in LaPorte County, Indiana is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in LaPorte County, Indiana is White, with 12.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.05%.

LaPorte County, Indiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.46%
High School10.70%
Some College9.78%
Bachelors or Greater3.82%

LaPorte County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed36.85%
Male Unemployed33.91%
Female Employed10.17%
Male Employed5.56%

LaPorte County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

LaPorte County, Indiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,658$69,755
Families$67,310$81,379
Married Families$81,401$97,618
Non Families$30,579$44,077
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Income by Household Type

LaPorte County, Indiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

LaPorte County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

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LaPorte 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.

LaPorte County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

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LaPorte County, Indiana Marital Status

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7,544

Number of Veterans

7,101

Male Veterans

443

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,015
Second Gulf War1,078
First Gulf War976
Korea587
World War II194

LaPorte County, Indiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 742,440
75+1,639
35 to 541,625
55 to 641,330
18 to 34510

LaPorte County, Indiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6,7349.17%
Black6026.43%
Hispanic1864.01%
Other Race935.94%
2+ Races806.35%
Native American186.43%
Asian173.59%

LaPorte County, Indiana Veterans by Race

LaPorte County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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3.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

LaPorte County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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57%

Labor Force Participation

53.5%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

LaPorte County, Indiana Employment by Age

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LaPorte County, Indiana Employment by Race

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LaPorte 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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70.45%

Born in LaPorte County, Indiana

96.68%

Native Born

3.32%

Foreign Born

1.36%

Non Citizen

1.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.68% of LaPorte County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 70.45% having been born in Indiana. 1.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

LaPorte 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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