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Population

A region's economy thrives or dives because of the people who choose to live there. That choice may occur by being born there and desiring to stay, or a more deliberate one of choosing to relocate from somewhere else. Monitoring change in the size and movement of population is an important barometer of well-being.

Population Over Time
 20002010201720202022
Total Population7,3417,5167,1997,0876,952
Change Since 2000 175-142-254-389
Pct. Change Since 2000 2.4%-1.9%-3.5%-5.3%
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Source: US Census Bureau
Components of Population Change 2021 to 2022
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Net Domestic Migration-32
International Migration5
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)-36
Births75
Deaths111
Source: US Census Bureau
Population Estimates by Age in 2022
 NumberPct. Dist
Preschool (0 to 4)3715.3%
School Age (5 to 17)1,11116.0%
College Age (18 to 24)5217.5%
Young Adult (25 to 44)1,57322.6%
Older Adult (45 to 64)1,93127.8%
Older (65 plus)1,44520.8%
Source: US Census Bureau
Population Estimates by Race and Hispanic Origin in 2022
 NumberPct. Dist
American Ind. or Alaskan Native Alone250.4%
Asian Alone280.4%
Black Alone851.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone40.1%
White Alone6,69596.3%
Two or More Race Groups1151.7%
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Hispanic or Latino
Non-Hispanic or Latino6,78897.6%
Hispanic or Latino1642.4%
Source: US Census Bureau
Households in 2022
 NumberPct. Dist
Total Households2,912100.0%
  Family Households2,12272.9%
    Married with Children43114.8%
    Married without Children1,29044.3%
    Single Parents1956.7%
    Other2067.1%
  Non-family Households79027.1%
    Living Alone69123.7%
Average Household Size2.39
Average Family Household Size3.28
Source: US Census Bureau, American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates
Population Counts by Decade
 PopulationNumerical
Chg.
Pct. Chg.
19506,412NANA
19606,457450.7%
19706,5821251.9%
19806,8602784.2%
19906,9761161.7%
20007,3413655.2%
20107,5161752.4%
20207,087-429-5.7%
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Population Projections
 20102015202020252030
Population Projections7,5167,1956,9746,9406,896
Change Since 2010 -321-542-576-620
Pct. Change Since 2010 -4.3%-7.2%-7.7%-8.2%
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Source: Indiana Business Research Center.
Note: 2010 data are census counts from the U.S. Census Bureau

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