Union County, Indiana Population 2020

Union County, Indiana's estimated population is 7,162 with a growth rate of 0.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Union County, Indiana is the 91st largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20187,037-125-1.75%
20177,162220.31%
20167,140-45-0.63%
20157,185-56-0.77%
20147,241-66-0.90%
20137,307-45-0.61%
20127,352-143-1.91%
20117,495-42-0.56%
20107,5375618.04%
19906,9761161.69%
19806,8602784.22%
19706,5821251.94%
19606,457450.70%
19506,4123956.56%
19406,0171372.33%
19305,880-141-2.34%
19206,021-239-3.82%
19106,260-488-7.23%
19006,748-258-3.68%
18907,006-667-8.69%
18807,6731,33221.01%
18706,341-768-10.80%
18607,1091652.38%
18506,944-1,073-13.38%
18408,017730.92%
18307,9440.00%

How Many People Live in Union County, Indiana?

7,162

Union County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,96697.39%
Two or More Races1111.55%
Asian710.99%
Black or African American50.07%

Union County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2020

Union County, Indiana Median Age

43.8


Total

39.6


Male

45.2


Female

Union County, Indiana Adults

There are 5,591 adults, (1,298 of whom are seniors) in Union County, Indiana.

Union County, Indiana Age Dependency

66.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Union County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

3,639

50.87%

Male

3,514

49.13%

Union County, Indiana Households and Families

Union County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Union County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
All71%29%
Non Family62%38%
Male50.8%49.2%
Female47.6%52.4%

71.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8462.4971
Married1,4653.0382.8
Non Family1,0241.2462
Female2254.1147.6
Male1323.4450.8

3.01

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Union County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1382.75%
9th to 12th Grade4358.66%
High School Graduate2,41348.04%
Some College91318.18%
Associates Degree2755.47%
Bachelors Degree55311.01%
Graduate Degree2965.89%

Union County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8414,281767
Asian717122
Hispanic606060
Multiple Races4633
Black55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,389$40,123$25,571
Less Than High School$28,173$30,649$23,750
High School Grad$29,237$42,281$17,207
Some College$32,528$37,917$31,938
Bachelors Degree$32,404$35,714$31,250
Graduate Degree$63,000$60,313$

$31,389

Average Earnings

$40,123

Average Male

$25,571

Average Female

Union County, Indiana Language

Union County, Indiana Language by Age

Union County, Indiana Language

98.07% of Union County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 1.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.00% of the population.

Union County, Indiana Poverty

Union County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,6935958.89%
Asian711521.13%
Multiple10776.54%

8.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.41%

Male Poverty Rate

10.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Union County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Union County, Indiana is Asian, with 21.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Union County, Indiana is Multiple, with 6.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.86%
High School10.00%
Bachelors or Greater8.06%
Some College5.39%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed84.21%
Female Employed8.18%
Male Employed2.21%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Union County, Indiana Income

Union County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,227$58,255
Families$57,656$68,675
Married Families$60,923-
Non Families$30,458$35,375

Union County, Indiana Marital Status

Union County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Union County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Union 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.

Union County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Union County, Indiana Veterans

577

Number of Veterans

562

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam210
First Gulf War100
Second Gulf War49
Korea37
World War II20

$Union County, Indiana Veterans by Education

4.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Union County, Indiana Employment Status

59.4%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Union 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

46.96%

Born in Indiana

98.57%

Native Born

1.43%

Foreign Born

1.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.57% of Union County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 46.96% having been born in Indiana. 1.27% 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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