Crawfordsville, IN Profile: Facts & Data


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Crawfordsville, Indiana - Basic Facts

The City of Crawfordsville had a population of 16,061 as of July 1, 2018. Crawfordsville ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Indiana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Crawfordsville is located at latitude 40.0433 and longitude -86.8967 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the City of Crawfordsville (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 794 feet.

The City of Crawfordsville (GNIS ID: 2393664) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Crawfordsville is located within Township of Union, a minor civil division (MCD) of Montgomery County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Crawfordsville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.

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Crawfordsville, IN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 16,061
Population in Households 14,972
Population in Familes 11,198
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,089
Population Density1 1,756
Diversity Index2 30


Median Household Income $41,901
Average Household Income $54,212
Per Capita Income $22,444


Total Housing Units 7,263 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,725 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,731 (37.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 807 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $101,681
Average Home Value $117,787


Total Households 6,456
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 3,882
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.11% 0.08%
Households 0.11% 0.09%
Families 0.14% -0.06%
Median Household Income   3.18%
Per Capita Income   2.91%

Crawfordsville, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crawfordsville to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 58 92nd
Population Density # 195 71st
Diversity Index # 99 86th
Median Household Income # 554 19th
Per Capita Income # 499 27th

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