Gibson County IN Information


Gibson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 34,830
Population in Households 34,092
Population in Familes 28,190
Population in Group Qrtrs 738
Population Density1 71
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 13,777
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 9,443
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,191 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,310 (67.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,467 (22.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,414 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $109,101
Average Home Value $133,288


Median Household Income $48,263
Average Household Income $60,648
Per Capita Income $24,425
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.62% 0.62%
Households 0.62% 0.63%
Families 0.47% 0.53%
Median Household Income   2.64%
Per Capita Income   2.15%
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.


Gibson County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gibson 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 # 47 50th
Population Density1 # 61 35th
Diversity Index2 # 54 42nd
Median Household Income # 44 53rd
Per Capita Income # 36 62nd

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