Hancock County IN Information


Hancock County Subdivisions

Hancock County IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 75,512
Daytime Population: Workers 23,310
Daytime Population: Residents 36,399
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 59,709
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 74,863
Population in Familes 64,314
Population in Group Qrtrs 649
Population Density2 247
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $65,050
Average Household Income $83,834
Per Capita Income $31,481


Total Housing Units 30,335 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21,898 (72.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,312 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,125 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $176,651
Average Home Value $207,541


Total Households 28,210
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 21,004
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 1.05% 1.1%
Households 0.97% 1.05%
Families 0.82% 0.95%
Median Household Income   2.87%
Per Capita Income   2.45%


Hancock County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hancock County to the other 92 counties and county equivalents in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 22 77th
Population Density # 19 80th
Diversity Index # 48 49th
Median Household Income # 4 97th
Per Capita Income # 5 96th

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