Pike County IN Information


Pike County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 12,764
Population in Households 12,551
Population in Familes 10,413
Population in Group Qrtrs 213
Population Density1 38
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 5,110
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 3,561
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,735 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,109 (71.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,001 (17.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 625 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $88,594
Average Home Value $126,229


Median Household Income $44,085
Average Household Income $56,251
Per Capita Income $22,736
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.1% -0.15%
Households -0.24% -0.24%
Families -0.37% -0.34%
Median Household Income   2.82%
Per Capita Income   1.94%
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.


Pike County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pike 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 # 84 10th
Population Density1 # 86 8th
Diversity Index2 # 86 8th
Median Household Income # 69 26th
Per Capita Income # 60 36th

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