Vigo County, Indiana Population 2021

Vigo County, Indiana's estimated population is 106,380 with a growth rate of -0.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Vigo County, Indiana is the 18th largest county in Indiana. The 2010 Population was 107,888 and has seen a growth of -1.40% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021106,380-329-0.31%
2020106,709-329-0.31%
2019107,038-329-0.31%
2018107,367-202-0.19%
2017107,569-221-0.21%
2016107,7902570.24%
2015107,533-387-0.36%
2014107,920-280-0.26%
2013108,200-323-0.30%
2012108,5231930.18%
2011108,3304420.41%
2010107,8881,7811.68%
1990106,107-6,278-5.59%
1980112,385-2,143-1.87%
1970114,5286,0705.60%
1960108,4583,2983.14%
1950105,1605,4515.47%
194099,7098480.86%
193098,861-1,351-1.35%
1920100,21212,28213.97%
191087,93025,89541.74%
190062,03511,84023.59%
189050,1954,5379.94%
188045,65812,10936.09%
187033,54911,03248.99%
186022,5177,22847.28%
185015,2893,21326.61%
184012,0766,310109.43%
18305,7662,37670.09%
18203,3900.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.31%
County Website
State
Founded
February 1, 1818
County Seat
2010 Population
107,888
Growth Since 2010
-1.40%
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Vigo County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White93,60987.11%
Black or African American7,2306.73%
Two or More Races3,5803.33%
Asian1,9871.85%
Some Other Race8040.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native1780.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander710.07%
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Vigo County, Indiana Population by Race

Vigo County, Indiana Population Pyramid $2021

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Vigo County, Indiana Median Age

36.2


Total

34.4


Male

38.2


Female

Vigo County, Indiana Adults

There are 85,414 adults, (17,153 of whom are seniors) in Vigo County, Indiana.

Vigo County, Indiana Age Dependency

57.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Vigo County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

52,898

49.23%

Male

54,561

50.77%

Vigo County, Indiana Population by Age

Vigo County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Vigo County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84%16%
All61.8%38.2%
Male52.2%47.8%
Non Family46%54%
Female44.9%55.1%

61.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Vigo County, Indiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All41,9942.3661.8
Non Family17,3031.3146
Married17,2683.0584
Female5,3613.0944.9
Male2,0623.4152.2

2.96

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Vigo County, Indiana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9452.81%
9th to 12th Grade6,1148.83%
High School Graduate22,13731.98%
Some College15,66522.63%
Associates Degree5,9608.61%
Bachelors Degree10,39215.01%
Graduate Degree7,01610.13%
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Vigo County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Vigo County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White60,77154,03915,357
Black4,4343,730782
Hispanic1,6501,343369
2+ Races1,1861,020208
Asian1,1241,013723
Other Race47340799
Native American167110
Islander383822

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 asian people with a rate of 64.32%.

Vigo County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,973$39,221$28,725
Less Than 9th Grade$21,661$25,317$16,007
High School Graduate$26,608$31,715$21,533
Some College$33,049$41,355$26,591
Bachelors Degree$42,388$53,297$37,282
Graduate Degree$58,641$69,444$55,480

$32,973

Average Earnings

$39,221

Average Male

$28,725

Average Female

Vigo County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Vigo County, Indiana Language by Age

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Vigo County, Indiana Language

95.43% of Vigo County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 4.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.65% of the population.

Vigo County, Indiana Language

Vigo County, Indiana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White86,35914,71117.03%
Black5,3722,04238.01%
Multiple3,12788528.30%
Hispanic2,16075034.72%
Asian1,80438021.06%
Other60116527.45%
Native632641.27%

19.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.18%

Male Poverty Rate

19.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vigo County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vigo County, Indiana is Native, with 41.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vigo County, Indiana is White, with 17.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.18%.

Vigo County, Indiana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.24%
High School16.26%
Some College11.29%
Bachelors or Greater6.06%

Vigo County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed56.00%
Male Unemployed46.23%
Female Employed13.66%
Male Employed9.41%

Vigo County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Vigo County, Indiana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,230$61,602
Families$60,767$75,427
Married Families$74,948$91,171
Non Families$27,128$38,449
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Income by Household Type

Vigo County, Indiana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Vigo County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

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Vigo 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.

Vigo County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

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Vigo County, Indiana Marital Status

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6,974

Number of Veterans

6,471

Male Veterans

503

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,509
Second Gulf War1,379
First Gulf War1,259
Korea353
World War II200

Vigo County, Indiana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,724
35 to 541,659
55 to 641,636
75+1,285
18 to 34670

Vigo County, Indiana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6,2088.30%
Black4988.29%
2+ Races1577.71%
Hispanic1486.91%
Other Race477.07%
Asian442.82%
Native American2011.98%

Vigo County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Vigo County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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9.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vigo County, Indiana Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Vigo County, Indiana Employment by Age

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Vigo County, Indiana Employment by Race

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Vigo 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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73.76%

Born in Vigo County, Indiana

97.01%

Native Born

2.99%

Foreign Born

1.97%

Non Citizen

1.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.01% of Vigo County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 73.76% having been born in Indiana. 1.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Vigo 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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