Wabash County IN Information


Wabash County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 32,129
Population in Households 30,290
Population in Familes 24,505
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,839
Population Density2 78
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $48,216
Average Household Income $58,948
Per Capita Income $23,751


Total Housing Units 14,147 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,972 (63.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,569 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,606 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $111,825
Average Home Value $136,586


Total Households 12,541
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 8,452
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 -0.28% -0.43%
Households -0.23% -0.41%
Families -0.4% -0.52%
Median Household Income   2.23%
Per Capita Income   2.84%


Wabash County IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wabash County to the other 92 counties and county equivalents 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 # 54 42nd
Population Density # 50 47th
Diversity Index # 54 42nd
Median Household Income # 67 28th
Per Capita Income # 71 24th

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