Fountain County, IN

County

Add Comparison
2020 Population
16,456
0.158% 1-year growth
US Senator
Todd Young
Republican Party
US Senator
Mike Braun
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
43
0.922% 1-year decrease
2020 Poverty Rate
11.6%
4.54% 1-year increase
2020 Median Household Income
$52,334
1.02% 1-year decline
2020 Median Property Value
$107,600
4.47% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Fountain County, IN had a population of 16.5k people with a median age of 43 and a median household income of $52,334. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Fountain County, IN grew from 16,430 to 16,456, a 0.158% increase and its median household income declined from $52,874 to $52,334, a −1.02% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fountain County, IN are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.1%), White (Hispanic) (2.31%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.28%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.523%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.395%).

None of the households in Fountain County, 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.

99.1% of the residents in Fountain County, IN are U.S. citizens.

In 2020, the median property value in Fountain County, IN was $107,600, and the homeownership rate was 74.2%.

Most people in Fountain County, IN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Fountain County, IN was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Fountain County, IN is home to a population of 16.5k people, from which 99.1% are citizens. As of 2020, 1.8% of Fountain County, IN residents were born outside of the country (296 people).

In 2020, there were 41.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (15.7k people) in Fountain County, IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 380 White (Hispanic) and 210 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.1%
2020 Citizenship
99.2%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 99.1% of Fountain County, IN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Fountain County, IN was 99.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Fountain County, IN compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Fountain County, IN
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    15.7k ± 19
  2. White (Hispanic)
    380 ± 37
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    210 ± 46.1
2.59%
Hispanic Population
427 people

In 2020, there were 41.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (15.7k people) in Fountain County, IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 380 White (Hispanic) and 210 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.59% of the people in Fountain County, IN are hispanic (427 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Fountain County, IN as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Foreign-Born Population

1.8%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
296 people
1.41%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
232 people

As of 2020, 1.8% of Fountain County, IN residents (296 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Fountain County, IN was 1.41%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Fountain County, IN compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    427 ± 96
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    184 ± 69
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    108 ± 51

Fountain County, IN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.32 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Fountain County, IN employs 7.43k people. The largest industries in Fountain County, IN are Manufacturing (2,158 people), Educational Services (756 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (717 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($71,917), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($68,438), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($51,250).

Occupations

7.43k
2020 Value
± 463
−2.26%
1 Year decline
± 8.69%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Fountain County, IN declined at a rate of −2.26%, from 7.6k employees to 7.43k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Fountain County, IN, are Production Occupations (1,409 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (574 people), and Management Occupations (565 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Fountain County, IN.

View Data
Save Image

Unemployment Insurance Claims

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Indiana.

This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Indiana (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Employment by Industries

7.43k
2020 Value
± 463
−2.26%
1 Year decline
± 8.69%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Fountain County, IN declined at a rate of −2.26%, from 7.6k employees to 7.43k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Fountain County, IN, are Manufacturing (2,158 people), Educational Services (756 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (717 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Fountain County, IN, though some of these residents may live in Fountain County, IN and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image

Median Earnings by Industry

$42,073
Median earning men ± $3,703
$29,194
Median earning women ± $3,753

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($67,750), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($54,583), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($52,826).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Wholesale Trade ($43,021), Information ($38,750), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($36,293).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Employment by Industry Sector

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Indiana.
Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Indiana. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Indiana.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 89
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  2. 86
    Manufacturing
  3. 73
    Retail Trade

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

View Data
Save Image

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Indiana to other states, or from other states to Indiana.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $78.4B
  2. $44.4B
  3. $39.6B

In 2020, the top outbound Indiana product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $78.4B, followed by Mixed freight ($44.4B) and Base metals ($39.6B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Indiana products.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for Indiana.
$486B
2020 Value in Indiana
$897B
Projected 2050 Value in Indiana
84.5% growth

In 2020, total outbound Indiana trade was $486B. This is expected to increase 84.5% to $897B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Indiana trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Indiana to other states, or from other states to Indiana.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $41.4B
  2. $40.6B
  3. $40B

In 2020, the top outbound Indiana domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Illinois with $41.4B, followed by Michigan with $40.6B and Ohio and $40B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Indiana shares with each state (excluding itself).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

flagCivics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Fountain County, IN went to Donald J. Trump with 77.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (20.4%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (2.5%).

Todd Young and Mike Braun are the senators currently representing the state of Indiana. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Indiana is currently represented by 9 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Indiana

Senatorial voting results are only available at the state level. Showing data for Indiana.
Todd Young
Senator from Indiana3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017
Mike Braun
Senator from Indiana1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019

Todd Young and Mike Braun are the senators currently representing Indiana.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Indiana over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Representatives from Indiana

Indiana is currently represented by 9 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Indiana have changed over time starting in 2008.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

learningEducation

Awarded Degrees over Time

The graph shows the evolution of awarded degrees by degrees. Under the paragraphs, the average number of awarded degrees by university in each degree is shown.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Educational Pyramid

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Indiana.
Measure

In 2020, 0.655% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.645% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Educational Attainment

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Indiana.
Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (1.72M), Some college (1.14M), and Bachelors Degree (831k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

homeHousing & Living

The median property value in Fountain County, IN was $107,600 in 2020, which is 0.468 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $103,000 to $107,600, a 4.47% increase. The homeownership rate in Fountain County, IN is 74.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Fountain County, IN have an average commute time of 24.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Fountain County, IN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Fountain County, IN is $52,334. In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Fountain County, IN was Census Tract 9577 with a value of $57,883, followed by Census Tract 9578 and Census Tract 9576, with respective values of $56,048 and $53,875.

Property

$107,600
Median Property Value 2020
±$5,625
$5,178
Median Property Taxes
±$339

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Fountain County, IN the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Fountain County, IN compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

74.2%
Homeownership
2020
67.2%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 74.2% of the housing units in Fountain County, IN were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 76.2%.

This chart shows the percentage of owner in Fountain County, IN compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.
Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9577
  2. Census Tract 9578
  3. Census Tract 9576

In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Fountain County, IN was Census Tract 9577 with a value of $57,883, followed by Census Tract 9578 and Census Tract 9576, with respective values of $56,048 and $53,875.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Fountain County, IN colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$52,334
Median Household Income
± $2,548
6.98k
Number of Households
± 437

In 2020, the median household income of the 6.98k households in Fountain County, IN declined from $52,334 from the previous year's value of $52,874.

The following chart displays the households in Fountain County, IN distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Fountain County, IN is from Indiana.
0.451
2020 Wage GINI in Indiana
0.455
2019 Wage GINI in Indiana

In 2020, the income inequality in Indiana was 0.451 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.725% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Indiana was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Indiana in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Indiana across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (79.1%)
  2. Carpooled (11%)
  3. Worked At Home (5.55%)

In 2020, 79.1% of workers in Fountain County, IN drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (11%) and those who worked at home (5.55%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

24.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Fountain County, IN have a shorter commute time (24.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 1.74% of the workforce in Fountain County, IN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Fountain County, IN compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Fountain County, IN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Fountain County, IN have 2 cars.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty & Diversity

11.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Fountain County, IN (1.89k out of 16.2k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 45 - 54, followed by Males 55 - 64 and then Males 25 - 34.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Fountain County, IN is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

pulseHealth

89.9% of the population of Fountain County, IN has health coverage, with 47.8% on employee plans, 16.6% on Medicaid, 15.1% on Medicare, 9.45% on non-group plans, and 0.839% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Indiana was $8,300 in 2014. This is a 4.76% increase from the previous year ($7,923).

Primary care physicians in Fountain County, IN see 5450 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.945% decrease from the previous year (5502 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2724 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1362 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49% were men and 51% were women.

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for Indiana. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.
Y-Axis

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Indiana, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Patient to Clinician Ratios

5,450 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Fountain County, IN

Primary care physicians in Fountain County, IN see an average of 5,450 patients per year. This represents a 0.945% decrease from the previous year (5,502 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Fountain County, IN in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Community Mobility

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Indiana.

This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Indiana across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23% under 18 years, 18.4% between 18 and 34 years, 39.3% between 35 and 64 years, and 19.4% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49% were men and 51% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Uninsured People

10.1%
Uninsured
47.8%
Employer Coverage
16.6%
Medicaid
15.1%
Medicare
9.45%
Non-Group
0.839%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Fountain County, IN grew by 27.7% from 7.94% to 10.1%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Fountain County, IN changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2021, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was N/A in Fountain County, IN.

The graphic shows the trend of the indicator in Fountain County, IN.

Error: TypeError: measure_.at is not a function

Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 34.2% in Fountain County, IN.

The graphic shows the trend of the indicator in Fountain County, IN.

Error: TypeError: measure_.at is not a function

Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2021, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 9.41% in Fountain County, IN.

The graphic shows the trend of the indicator in Fountain County, IN.

Error: TypeError: measure_.at is not a function