Tippecanoe County IN Information


Tippecanoe County Subdivisions

Tippecanoe County IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 179,866
Population in Households 165,376
Population in Familes 115,912
Population in Group Qrtrs 14,490
Population Density1 360
Diversity Index2 42


Total Households 68,584
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 38,378
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 74,422 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 37,218 (50.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 31,366 (42.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,838 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $153,670
Average Home Value $191,481


Median Household Income $42,927
Average Household Income $58,113
Per Capita Income $22,817
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.95% 1.13%
Households 1.08% 1.23%
Families 0.86% 1.1%
Median Household Income   3.79%
Per Capita Income   2.55%
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.


Tippecanoe County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tippecanoe County to the other 92 counties and county equivalents in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 8 92nd
Population Density1 # 12 88th
Diversity Index2 # 7 93rd
Median Household Income # 61 35th
Per Capita Income # 46 51st

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