White County IN Information


White County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,619
Population in Households 25,312
Population in Familes 20,900
Population in Group Qrtrs 307
Population Density1 51
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 9,993
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 6,968
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,592 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,456 (54.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,537 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,599 (26.5%)
Median Home Value $118,127
Average Home Value $156,585


Median Household Income $47,559
Average Household Income $59,077
Per Capita Income $23,311
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.62% 0.51%
Households 0.41% 0.37%
Families 0.28% 0.29%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   1.83%
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.


White County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares White 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 # 61 35th
Population Density1 # 78 16th
Diversity Index2 # 24 75th
Median Household Income # 48 49th
Per Capita Income # 49 48th

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