Wabash County, Indiana Population 2020

Wabash County, Indiana's estimated population is 31,410 with a growth rate of -0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wabash County, Indiana is the 54th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201831,280-130-0.41%
201731,410-94-0.30%
201631,504-355-1.11%
201531,859-242-0.75%
201432,101-169-0.52%
201332,270-115-0.36%
201232,385-178-0.55%
201132,563-285-0.87%
201032,848-2,221-6.33%
199035,069-1,571-4.29%
198036,6401,0873.06%
197035,5532,9489.04%
196032,6053,55812.25%
195029,0472,4469.20%
194026,6011,4315.69%
193025,170-2,061-7.57%
192027,2313051.13%
191026,926-1,309-4.64%
190028,2351,1094.09%
189027,1261,8857.47%
188025,2413,93618.47%
187021,3053,75821.42%
186017,5475,40944.56%
185012,1389,382340.42%
18402,7560.00%

Wabash County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White30,26395.68%
Two or More Races4171.32%
Some Other Race3501.11%
Black or African American3140.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native1950.62%
Asian920.29%

Wabash County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2020

Wabash County, Indiana Median Age

42.2


Total

41.2


Male

43.7


Female

Wabash County, Indiana Adults

There are 24,970 adults, (6,312 of whom are seniors) in Wabash County, Indiana.

Wabash County, Indiana Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wabash County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

16,266

51.42%

Male

15,365

48.58%

Wabash County, Indiana Households and Families

Wabash County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wabash County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All73.2%26.8%
Male68.7%31.3%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
Female51.2%48.8%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,8752.3173.2
Married6,7142.8986.5
Non Family4,3681.1959.9
Female1,3112.9751.2
Male4822.5768.7

2.82

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wabash County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6803.13%
9th to 12th Grade1,8598.56%
High School Graduate9,22242.47%
Some College4,06918.74%
Associates Degree1,8858.68%
Bachelors Degree2,29410.57%
Graduate Degree1,7037.84%

Wabash County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,81618,5023,882
Hispanic36024156
Other Race22812720
Multiple Races2161678
Native American16213429
Black11090
Asian544522

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.88%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.74%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,821$41,343$25,728
Less Than High School$28,190$30,947$15,750
High School Grad$31,134$38,879$21,214
Some College$32,508$44,569$26,794
Bachelors Degree$41,518$54,657$34,135
Graduate Degree$46,453$46,215$50,288

$32,821

Average Earnings

$41,343

Average Male

$25,728

Average Female

Wabash County, Indiana Language

Wabash County, Indiana Language by Age

Wabash County, Indiana Language

97.29% of Wabash County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.97% of the population.

Wabash County, Indiana Poverty

Wabash County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,2613,59712.73%
Hispanic6908512.32%
Multiple3824311.26%
Native1842010.87%
Black1742011.49%
Asian9299.78%
Other31810.31%

12.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.10%

Male Poverty Rate

15.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wabash County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wabash County, Indiana is White, with 12.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wabash County, Indiana is Other, with 0.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.72%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.95%
High School8.90%
Some College7.06%
Bachelors or Greater3.92%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.32%
Female Employed9.57%
Male Unemployed8.88%
Male Employed5.89%

Wabash County, Indiana Income

Wabash County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,637$60,374
Families$60,896$70,434
Married Families$67,426-
Non Families$31,233$38,461

Wabash County, Indiana Marital Status

Wabash County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Wabash County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Wabash 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.

Wabash County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Wabash County, Indiana Veterans

1,890

Number of Veterans

1,814

Male Veterans

76

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam747
Korea239
Second Gulf War182
First Gulf War121
World War II62
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8467.72%
Indian2010.26%
Black188.57%
Asian68.70%
Hispanic10.20%

$Wabash County, Indiana Veterans by Education

8.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wabash County, Indiana Employment Status

60.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Wabash 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

80.04%

Born in Indiana

98.54%

Native Born

1.46%

Foreign Born

0.74%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.54% of Wabash County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 80.04% having been born in Indiana. 0.74% 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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