Vigo County IN Information


Vigo County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 109,895
Population in Households 101,088
Population in Familes 76,944
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,807
Population Density1 273
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 41,920
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 25,666
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 47,089 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 25,779 (54.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,141 (34.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,169 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $95,813
Average Home Value $132,793


Median Household Income $41,250
Average Household Income $56,352
Per Capita Income $22,587
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.3% 0.34%
Households 0.22% 0.27%
Families 0.04% 0.16%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   1.61%
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.


Vigo County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Vigo 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 # 17 83rd
Population Density1 # 18 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 23 76th
Median Household Income # 82 12th
Per Capita Income # 64 32nd

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