Also See: Wabash, IN ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Wabash had a population of 10,469 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Wabash is located at latitude 40.7978 and longitude -85.8205 in Wabash County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wabash encompass a land area of 9.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.24 sq. miles. Wabash County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 712 feet.
The City of Wabash (GNIS ID: 2397155) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wabash: Wabash Town, Wabashtown.
|Total Population||10,469 (100%)|
|Population in Households||10,159 (97.0%)|
|Population in Families||7,892 (75.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||310 ( 3.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$45,172|
|Average Household Income||$57,024|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,321|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||5,134 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,733 (53.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,704 (33.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||697 (13.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,179|
|Average Home Value||$99,470|
|Housing Affordability Index3||336|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.48%|
|Per Capita Income||1.58%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.31%|
The table below compares Wabash to the other 679 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 77||89th|
|Population Density||# 403||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 527||23rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 555||82nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 430||37th|
|Diversity Index||# 273||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.