Peru, IN Micropolitan Statistical Area IN Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Peru, IN Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Peru, IN Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 36,040
Population in Households 32,752
Population in Familes 26,725
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,288
Population Density2 96
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $47,868
Average Household Income $59,546
Per Capita Income $23,084


Total Housing Units 15,340 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,331 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,925 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,084 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $94,429
Average Home Value $133,164


Total Households 13,256
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 9,065
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 -0.29% -0.17%
Households -0.18% -0.13%
Families -0.35% -0.24%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   2.82%