Fulton County IN Information


Fulton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 20,726
Population in Households 20,502
Population in Familes 16,844
Population in Group Qrtrs 224
Population Density1 56
Diversity Index2 21


Total Households 8,080
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 5,577
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 9,627 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,994 (62.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,086 (21.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,547 (16.1%)
Median Home Value $97,582
Average Home Value $137,479


Median Household Income $44,124
Average Household Income $57,586
Per Capita Income $22,691
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.08% -0.05%
Households -0.31% -0.13%
Families -0.45% -0.22%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
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.


Fulton County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fulton 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 # 72 23rd
Population Density1 # 69 25th
Diversity Index2 # 32 66th
Median Household Income # 67 28th
Per Capita Income # 63 33rd

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