Jennings County IN Information


Jennings County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 28,423
Daytime Population: Workers 8,561
Daytime Population: Residents 15,324
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 23,885
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 28,125
Population in Familes 23,362
Population in Group Qrtrs 298
Population Density2 76
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $46,162
Average Household Income $57,330
Per Capita Income $21,563


Total Housing Units 12,069 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,915 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,708 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,446 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $98,217
Average Home Value $123,708


Total Households 10,623
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 7,603
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 -0.05% -0.17%
Households -0.07% -0.19%
Families -0.23% -0.29%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   2.97%


Jennings County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jennings 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 # 56 40th
Population Density # 54 42nd
Diversity Index # 61 35th
Median Household Income # 64 32nd
Per Capita Income # 84 10th

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