Boone County IN Information


Boone County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 66,304
Population in Households 65,730
Population in Familes 56,391
Population in Group Qrtrs 574
Population Density1 157
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 24,595
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 17,894
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 26,792 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,913 (70.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,682 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,197 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $225,906
Average Home Value $295,942


Median Household Income $71,870
Average Household Income $104,009
Per Capita Income $38,744
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.55% 2.45%
Households 2.44% 2.39%
Families 2.32% 2.31%
Median Household Income   2.95%
Per Capita Income   2.01%
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.


Boone County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Boone 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 # 26 73rd
Population Density1 # 27 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 37 61st
Median Household Income # 2 99th
Per Capita Income # 2 99th

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