Steuben County IN Information


Steuben County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 35,303
Population in Households 34,003
Population in Familes 27,576
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,300
Population Density1 114
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 13,701
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 9,339
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 20,064 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,190 (50.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,511 (17.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,363 (31.7%)
Median Home Value $138,356
Average Home Value $197,493


Median Household Income $50,998
Average Household Income $64,645
Per Capita Income $25,566
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.52% 0.56%
Households 0.46% 0.54%
Families 0.32% 0.44%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   2.11%
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.


Steuben County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Steuben 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 # 46 51st
Population Density1 # 33 65th
Diversity Index2 # 50 46th
Median Household Income # 27 72nd
Per Capita Income # 19 80th

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