Population Demographics

  • The state's population is 95.6% native born and 4.4% foreign born.
  • The majority (84.3%) of the Indiana population is White.
  • 86.2% of the population graduated high school or have a GED. 21.0% have college degrees.
  • 53.4% of the state's population is married. The other 46.6% are single.
  • Of the state's population 49.2% are males and 50.8% are women.
  • Indiana has a population of 6,483,802 and is the 15th most populous state.

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  • At the time of the last census, the Indiana unemployment rate was 8.4%.
  • The median worker income in Indiana is $27,433.
  • The average worker works 39 hours a week in Indiana.
  • Of workers, 64.1% commute under 25 mins, 24.2% travel 25-45 mins, and 11.7% have a commute time of over 45 mins.
  • The poverty rate for Indiana is 11.9%.

» More about the Indiana economy including unemployment and income trends.


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