Tipton County IN Information


Tipton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,549
Population in Households 15,344
Population in Familes 12,829
Population in Group Qrtrs 205
Population Density1 60
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 6,267
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 4,402
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,984 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,865 (69.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,402 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 717 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $116,366
Average Home Value $133,823


Median Household Income $50,591
Average Household Income $62,496
Per Capita Income $25,484
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.39% -0.46%
Households -0.28% -0.39%
Families -0.41% -0.47%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   1.87%
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.


Tipton County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tipton 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 # 80 14th
Population Density1 # 68 27th
Diversity Index2 # 65 30th
Median Household Income # 31 67th
Per Capita Income # 21 78th

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