Delaware County IN Information


Delaware County Subdivisions

Delaware County IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 116,848
Population in Households 107,712
Population in Familes 78,736
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,136
Population Density1 298
Diversity Index2 25


Total Households 46,272
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 27,568
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 52,357 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 29,289 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,983 (32.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,085 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $99,962
Average Home Value $119,574


Median Household Income $37,001
Average Household Income $49,974
Per Capita Income $20,466
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.13% -0.1%
Households -0.1% -0.07%
Families -0.27% -0.18%
Median Household Income   2.84%
Per Capita Income   2.51%
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.


Delaware County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delaware County to the other 92 counties and county equivalents in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 14 86th
Population Density1 # 15 85th
Diversity Index2 # 25 74th
Median Household Income # 88 5th
Per Capita Income # 72 23rd

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