Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area IN Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Fort Wayne, IN Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 440,029
Population in Households 433,016
Population in Familes 348,375
Population in Group Qrtrs 7,013
Population Density2 323
Diversity Index3 44


Median Household Income $53,707
Average Household Income $71,016
Per Capita Income $27,868


Total Housing Units 187,257 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 118,086 (63.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 53,079 (28.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 16,092 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $130,586
Average Home Value $166,841


Total Households 171,165
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 112,424
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.68% 0.68%
Households 0.7% 0.7%
Families 0.51% 0.58%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   2.95%