Pike County, Indiana Population 2021

Pike County, Indiana's estimated population is 12,391 with a growth rate of 0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pike County, Indiana is the 84th largest county in Indiana. The 2010 Population was 12,720 and has seen a growth of -2.59% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202112,39110.01%
202012,39010.01%
201912,38910.01%
201812,388730.59%
201712,315-76-0.61%
201612,391-16-0.13%
201512,407-83-0.66%
201412,490-5-0.04%
201312,495-123-0.97%
201212,618220.17%
201112,596-124-0.97%
201012,7202111.69%
199012,509-956-7.10%
198013,4651,1849.64%
197012,281-516-4.03%
196012,797-2,198-14.66%
195014,995-2,050-12.03%
194017,0456844.18%
193016,361-2,323-12.43%
192018,684-1,000-5.08%
191019,684-802-3.91%
190020,4861,94210.47%
189018,5442,16113.19%
188016,3832,60418.90%
187013,7793,70136.72%
186010,0782,35830.54%
18507,7202,95161.88%
18404,7692,29492.69%
18302,4751,00368.14%
18201,4720.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.01%
State
Founded
December 21, 1816
County Seat
2010 Population
12,720
Growth Since 2010
-2.59%
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Pike County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,97996.78%
Two or More Races1200.97%
Asian1110.90%
Black or African American1090.88%
Some Other Race590.48%
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Pike County, Indiana Population by Race

Pike County, Indiana Population Pyramid $2021

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Pike County, Indiana Median Age

43.7


Total

43.4


Male

44


Female

Pike County, Indiana Adults

There are 9,547 adults, (2,437 of whom are seniors) in Pike County, Indiana.

Pike County, Indiana Age Dependency

74.1

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Pike County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

6,202

50.11%

Male

6,176

49.89%

Pike County, Indiana Population by Age

Pike County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pike County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.8%6.2%
All82.4%17.6%
Male80.2%19.8%
Non Family70.8%29.2%
Female60.5%39.5%

82.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pike County, Indiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1292.3782.4
Married2,6773.0193.8
Non Family1,8521.1970.8
Female4083.1960.5
Male1923.0480.2

2.97

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Pike County, Indiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2602.98%
9th to 12th Grade89110.23%
High School Graduate3,63741.74%
Some College1,69319.43%
Associates Degree1,00211.50%
Bachelors Degree8049.23%
Graduate Degree4264.89%
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Pike County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pike County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,5737,4661,210
2+ Races656016
Black4327
Hispanic3294
Other Race2744

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 92.31%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 24.62%.

Pike County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,901$45,347$26,211
Less Than 9th Grade$36,667$36,972$26,442
High School Graduate$33,493$43,636$21,321
Some College$33,563$47,250$26,340
Bachelors Degree$45,278$64,432$31,277
Graduate Degree$53,750$50,625$54,038

$36,901

Average Earnings

$45,347

Average Male

$26,211

Average Female

Pike County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pike County, Indiana Language by Age

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Pike County, Indiana Language

99.01% of Pike County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 0.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.45% of the population.

Pike County, Indiana Language

Pike County, Indiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,6831,20110.28%
Asian111111100.00%
Black676292.54%
Multiple1204436.67%

11.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.64%

Male Poverty Rate

12.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pike County, Indiana

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pike County, Indiana is White, with 10.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.75%.

Pike County, Indiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.13%
High School8.34%
Some College7.41%
Bachelors or Greater3.06%

Pike County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed22.29%
Female Unemployed17.65%
Female Employed5.34%
Male Employed3.26%

Pike County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pike County, Indiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,194$61,466
Families$63,112$72,971
Married Families$70,118-
Non Families$32,225$38,919
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Income by Household Type

Pike County, Indiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.8%

Male Marriage Rate

56.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Pike County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

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Pike 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.

Pike County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

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Pike County, Indiana Marital Status

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691

Number of Veterans

622

Male Veterans

69

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam204
First Gulf War130
Korea74
Second Gulf War47
World War II26

Pike County, Indiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+201
35 to 54177
65 to 74159
55 to 64127
18 to 3427

Pike County, Indiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6807.23%
Black1120.75%

Pike County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Pike County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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3.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pike County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Pike County, Indiana Employment by Age

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Pike County, Indiana Employment by Race

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Pike 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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82.53%

Born in Pike County, Indiana

98.54%

Native Born

1.46%

Foreign Born

0.32%

Non Citizen

1.15%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.54% of Pike County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 82.53% having been born in Indiana. 0.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Pike 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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