Huntington County IN Information


Huntington County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 37,133
Population in Households 35,803
Population in Familes 29,715
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,330
Population Density1 97
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 14,328
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 10,067
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16,065 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,771 (67.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,557 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,737 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $112,067
Average Home Value $136,863


Median Household Income $50,472
Average Household Income $60,981
Per Capita Income $23,994
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% -0.1%
Households 0.12% -0.03%
Families -0.01% -0.11%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   2.08%
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.


Huntington County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Huntington 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 # 43 54th
Population Density1 # 43 54th
Diversity Index2 # 64 32nd
Median Household Income # 32 66th
Per Capita Income # 40 58th

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