Owen County, Indiana Population 2020

Owen County, Indiana's estimated population is 20,793 with a growth rate of -0.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Owen County, Indiana is the 68th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201820,845520.25%
201720,793-108-0.52%
201620,901710.34%
201520,830-193-0.92%
201421,023-134-0.63%
201321,157-212-0.99%
201221,369-121-0.56%
201121,490-80-0.37%
201021,5704,28924.82%
199017,2811,4409.09%
198015,8413,67830.24%
197012,1637636.69%
196011,400-363-3.09%
195011,763-327-2.70%
194012,0907396.51%
193011,351-1,409-11.04%
192012,760-1,293-9.20%
191014,053-1,096-7.23%
190015,1491090.72%
189015,040-861-5.41%
188015,901-236-1.46%
187016,1371,76112.25%
186014,3762,27018.75%
185012,1063,74744.83%
18408,3594,342108.09%
18304,0173,179379.36%
18208380.00%

Owen County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,25897.03%
Two or More Races3141.50%
Black or African American1590.76%
Asian970.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native500.24%

Owen County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2020

Owen County, Indiana Median Age

44.9


Total

44.5


Male

45.4


Female

Owen County, Indiana Adults

There are 16,414 adults, (3,833 of whom are seniors) in Owen County, Indiana.

Owen County, Indiana Age Dependency

65.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Owen County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

10,250

49.09%

Male

10,628

50.91%

Owen County, Indiana Households and Families

Owen County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Owen County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
All78.8%21.2%
Non Family70.3%29.7%
Female70.2%29.8%
Male42.6%57.4%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,6952.3878.8
Married4,5152.8990.1
Non Family2,8071.2770.3
Female8122.8970.2
Male5613.0642.6

2.8

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

8.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Owen County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6714.49%
9th to 12th Grade1,54410.34%
High School Graduate6,36442.62%
Some College3,58324.00%
Associates Degree8865.93%
Bachelors Degree1,0947.33%
Graduate Degree7895.28%

Owen County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,38212,2921,732
Multiple Races22914943
Hispanic15911979
Black15114743
Asian582913
Native American503916

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.35%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 49.69%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,430$38,522$27,275
Less Than High School$22,466$25,208$14,637
High School Grad$31,768$35,928$24,691
Some College$33,909$42,875$27,147
Bachelors Degree$42,243$58,485$38,597
Graduate Degree$65,641$68,875$61,736

$33,430

Average Earnings

$38,522

Average Male

$27,275

Average Female

Owen County, Indiana Language

Owen County, Indiana Language by Age

Owen County, Indiana Language

97.88% of Owen County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.89% of the population.

Owen County, Indiana Poverty

Owen County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,7233,15015.97%
Hispanic25812849.61%
Multiple3124012.82%
Asian9744.12%

16.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.41%

Male Poverty Rate

19.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Owen County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Owen County, Indiana is Hispanic, with 49.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Owen County, Indiana is Asian, with 4.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.02%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.94%
High School14.08%
Some College9.36%
Bachelors or Greater7.87%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed52.14%
Female Unemployed41.91%
Female Employed11.63%
Male Employed6.56%

Owen County, Indiana Income

Owen County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,667$58,395
Families$60,111$66,836
Married Families$65,693-
Non Families$28,291$37,767

Owen County, Indiana Marital Status

Owen County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Owen County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Owen 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 45-54.

Owen County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Owen County, Indiana Veterans

1,547

Number of Veterans

1,370

Male Veterans

177

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam673
First Gulf War278
Second Gulf War166
Korea90
World War II14
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4979.41%
Hispanic2213.84%
Black2214.10%
2 or More187.56%
Indian612.00%
Asian46.06%

$Owen County, Indiana Veterans by Education

9.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Owen County, Indiana Employment Status

58.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Owen 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

80.26%

Born in Indiana

98.71%

Native Born

1.29%

Foreign Born

0.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.71% of Owen County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 80.26% having been born in Indiana. 0.46% 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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