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, 2017)


Total Population 36,235
Daytime Population: Workers 10,196
Daytime Population: Residents 19,426
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 29,622
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 32,909
Population in Familes 27,014
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,326
Population Density2 97
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $45,325
Average Household Income $57,842
Per Capita Income $22,404


Total Housing Units 15,384 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,543 (62.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,747 (24.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,094 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $91,681
Average Home Value $132,922


Total Households 13,290
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 9,098
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.25% -0.22%
Households -0.17% -0.2%
Families -0.35% -0.32%
Median Household Income   2.23%
Per Capita Income   2.85%