LaGrange County IN Information


LaGrange County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 39,471
Population in Households 39,147
Population in Familes 35,320
Population in Group Qrtrs 324
Population Density1 104
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 12,228
Average Household Size 3.2
Family Households 9,540
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 14,975 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,700 (64.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,528 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,747 (18.3%)
Median Home Value $173,945
Average Home Value $217,317


Median Household Income $47,944
Average Household Income $61,274
Per Capita Income $19,166
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.98% 1.12%
Households 0.85% 1.03%
Families 0.75% 0.97%
Median Household Income   2.51%
Per Capita Income   2.22%
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.


LaGrange County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares LaGrange 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 # 38 60th
Population Density1 # 38 60th
Diversity Index2 # 43 54th
Median Household Income # 46 51st
Per Capita Income # 91 2nd

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