The City of Indianapolis is the largest city in Indiana with a population of 852,380 as of July 1, 2016. City of Indianapolis ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for City of Indianapolis is located at latitude 39.7767 and longitude -86.1459 in Marion County. The formal boundaries for the City of Indianapolis (see map below) encompass a land area of 361.48 sq. miles and a water area of 6.55 sq. miles. Marion County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 718 feet.
The City of Indianapolis (GNIS ID: ) has a C8 Census Class Code which indicates the balance of a consolidated city excluding the separately incorporated place(s) within that consolidated government. Separate census estimates are also produced for the semi-independent places which together with the "balance record," sum to the entire territory of the consolidated city.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with City of Indianapolis population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||836,111|
|Population in Familes||624,576|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||16,269|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||392,749 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||181,784 (46.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||159,359 (40.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||51,607 (13.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$128,424|
|Average Home Value||$163,681|
|Median Household Income||$43,296|
|Average Household Income||$60,569|
|Per Capita Income||$24,564|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.04%|
|Per Capita Income||1.77%|
The table below compares City of Indianapolis to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 1||100th|
|Population Density1||# 71||90th|
|Diversity Index2||# 12||98th|
|Median Household Income||# 456||33rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 243||65th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.