Allen County IN Information


Allen County Subdivisions

Allen County IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 370,506
Population in Households 364,401
Population in Familes 294,034
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,105
Population Density1 564
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 143,571
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 93,725
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 158,329 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 96,179 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 47,392 (29.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 14,758 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $123,184
Average Home Value $157,514


Median Household Income $50,644
Average Household Income $65,884
Per Capita Income $25,774
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.67% 0.76%
Households 0.65% 0.76%
Families 0.49% 0.65%
Median Household Income   2.2%
Per Capita Income   1.92%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Allen County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Allen County to the other 92 counties and county equivalents in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 3 98th
Population Density1 # 6 95th
Diversity Index2 # 5 96th
Median Household Income # 30 68th
Per Capita Income # 17 83rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.