In 2020, Fort Wayne, IN had a population of 268k people with a median age of 35.3 and a median household income of $51,454. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Fort Wayne, IN grew from 265,752 to 268,378, a 0.988% increase and its median household income grew from $49,411 to $51,454, a 4.13% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fort Wayne, IN are White (Non-Hispanic) (66.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.8%), White (Hispanic) (5.43%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.19%).
None of the households in Fort Wayne, IN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
95.5% of the residents in Fort Wayne, IN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fort Wayne, IN are Purdue University Fort Wayne (1,569 degrees awarded in 2020), Indiana Institute of Technology-College of Professional Studies (662 degrees), and University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (635 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Fort Wayne, IN was $121,600, and the homeownership rate was 62.6%. Most people in Fort Wayne, IN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Wayne, IN was 2 cars per household.