In 2019, Fort Wayne, IN had a population of 413k people with a median age of 36.8 and a median household income of $57,287. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Fort Wayne, IN declined from 437,631 to 413,263, a −5.57% decrease and its median household income grew from $55,491 to $57,287, a 3.24% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fort Wayne, IN are White (Non-Hispanic) (74.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.1%), White (Hispanic) (4.73%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.2%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.21%). 0% of the households in Fort Wayne, IN speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96% of the residents in Fort Wayne, IN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fort Wayne, IN are Purdue University Fort Wayne (1,756 degrees awarded in 2019), Indiana Institute of Technology-College of Professional Studies (685 degrees), and University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (645 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Fort Wayne, IN was $143,800, and the homeownership rate was 70.8%. Most people in Fort Wayne, IN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Wayne, IN was 2 cars per household.