White County, Indiana Population 2021

White County, Indiana's estimated population is 24,040 with a growth rate of -0.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. White County, Indiana is the 64th largest county in Indiana. The 2010 Population was 24,683 and has seen a growth of -2.61% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202124,040-31-0.13%
202024,071-31-0.13%
201924,102-31-0.13%
201824,133-30-0.12%
201724,163890.37%
201624,074-200-0.82%
201524,274-159-0.65%
201424,433320.13%
201324,401-65-0.27%
201224,466-126-0.51%
201124,592-91-0.37%
201024,6831,4186.09%
199023,265-602-2.52%
198023,8672,87213.68%
197020,9951,2866.52%
196019,7091,6679.24%
195018,0421,0055.90%
194017,0371,2067.62%
193015,831-1,520-8.76%
192017,351-251-1.43%
191017,602-1,536-8.03%
190019,1383,46722.12%
189015,6711,87613.60%
188013,7953,24130.71%
187010,5542,29627.80%
18608,2583,49773.45%
18504,7612,929159.88%
18401,8320.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.13%
State
Founded
1834
County Seat
2010 Population
24,683
Growth Since 2010
-2.61%
map placeholder

White County, Indiana Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,95590.91%
Some Other Race1,5186.29%
Two or More Races4041.67%
Black or African American1230.51%
American Indian and Alaska Native840.35%
Asian550.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.04%
Loading...

White County, Indiana Population by Race

White County, Indiana Population Pyramid $2021

Loading...

White County, Indiana Median Age

42


Total

41


Male

43.3


Female

White County, Indiana Adults

There are 18,499 adults, (4,711 of whom are seniors) in White County, Indiana.

White County, Indiana Age Dependency

75.1

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

White County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

12,086

50.05%

Male

12,063

49.95%

White County, Indiana Population by Age

White County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

White County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All77.5%22.5%
Non Family66.1%33.9%
Female63.6%36.4%
Male58.9%41.1%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

White County, Indiana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,8792.4177.5
Married5,2882.9688.7
Non Family3,0741.1766.1
Female9622.8963.6
Male5553.2958.9

2.87

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

Loading...

White County, Indiana Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6153.70%
9th to 12th Grade1,2537.54%
High School Graduate6,91741.61%
Some College3,56021.41%
Associates Degree1,5609.38%
Bachelors Degree1,78910.76%
Graduate Degree9315.60%
Loading...

White County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

White County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
White15,42414,1532,587
Hispanic912366112
Other Race68524345
2+ Races157899
Black8080
Asian494620
Native American4036

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 asian people with a rate of 40.82%.

White County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,925$42,917$27,477
Less Than 9th Grade$27,917$30,926$26,433
High School Graduate$32,933$42,005$23,049
Some College$34,527$43,112$25,310
Bachelors Degree$49,096$61,705$43,387
Graduate Degree$53,537$67,778$53,005

$35,925

Average Earnings

$42,917

Average Male

$27,477

Average Female

White County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

White County, Indiana Language by Age

Loading...

White County, Indiana Language

92.15% of White County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 7.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.68% of the population.

White County, Indiana Language

White County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,2981,5567.31%
Hispanic1,98945222.72%
Other1,50241527.63%
Multiple38111530.18%
Native848095.24%
Asian551527.27%

9.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.96%

Male Poverty Rate

11.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in White County, Indiana is Native, with 95.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in White County, Indiana is White, with 7.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.07%.

White County, Indiana Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.87%
High School8.81%
Some College4.47%
Bachelors or Greater2.24%

White County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed20.08%
Female Employed6.72%
Male Employed3.89%
Male Unemployed2.84%

White County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

White County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$54,576$66,551
Families$65,428$76,514
Married Families$69,746-
Non Families$31,221$39,965
Loading...

Income by Household Type

White County, Indiana Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

56.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.8%

Female Marriage Rate

White County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

White 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 35-44.

White County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Loading...

White County, Indiana Marital Status

Loading...

1,854

Number of Veterans

1,737

Male Veterans

117

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam760
First Gulf War320
Korea266
Second Gulf War149
World War II77

White County, Indiana Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
75+534
65 to 74506
55 to 64392
35 to 54343
18 to 3479

White County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,78310.36%
2+ Races4924.38%
Hispanic433.84%
Black1212.12%
Asian1019.61%

White County, Indiana Veterans by Race

White County, Indiana Veterans by Education

Loading...

5.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

White County, Indiana Veterans by Education

Loading...

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

White County, Indiana Employment by Age

Loading...

White County, Indiana Employment by Race

Loading...

White County, Indiana Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

75.81%

Born in White County, Indiana

95.76%

Native Born

4.24%

Foreign Born

3.01%

Non Citizen

1.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.76% of White County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 75.81% having been born in Indiana. 3.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

White 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

Sources