Hamilton County, IN

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2022 Population
349,527
2.32% 1-year growth
US Senator
Todd Young
Republican Party
US Senator
Mike Braun
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
37.8
0.532% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
4.23%
6.95% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$114,866
9.54% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$350,900
16% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
186,373
2.77% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Hamilton County, IN had a population of 350k people with a median age of 37.8 and a median household income of $114,866. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Hamilton County, IN grew from 341,616 to 349,527, a 2.32% increase and its median household income grew from $104,858 to $114,866, a 9.54% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hamilton County, IN are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.2%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.46%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.04%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.21%), and White (Hispanic) (2.04%).

None of the households in Hamilton 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.

95.6% of the residents in Hamilton County, IN are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Hamilton County, IN are Tricoci University of Beauty Culture-Indianapolis (225 degrees awarded in 2022), Aveda Fredric's Institute-Indianapolis (457563) (192 degrees), and Indiana Wellness College (109 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in Hamilton County, IN was $350,900, and the homeownership rate was 76.3%.

Most people in Hamilton County, IN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26 minutes. The average car ownership in Hamilton County, IN was 2 cars per household.

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Population & Diversity

Hamilton County, IN is home to a population of 350k people, from which 95.6% are citizens. As of 2022, 9.07% of Hamilton County, IN residents were born outside of the country (31.7k people).

In 2022, there were 12.6 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (284k people) in Hamilton County, IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 22.6k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 14.1k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

95.6%
2022 Citizenship
95.6%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 95.6% of Hamilton County, IN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Hamilton County, IN was 95.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Hamilton County, IN
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    284k ± 832
  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    22.6k ± 921
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    14.1k ± 1.09k
4.48%
Hispanic Population
15.7k people

In 2022, there were 12.6 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (284k people) in Hamilton County, IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 22.6k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 14.1k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.48% of the people in Hamilton County, IN are hispanic (15.7k people).

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

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    101,350 ± 7,757 people
  2. India
    35,477 ± 4,612 people
  3. China
    18,850 ± 3,366 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Indiana was Mexico, the natal country of 101,350 Indiana residents, followed by India with 35,477 and China with 18,850.

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Foreign-Born Population

9.07%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
31.7k people
8.94%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
30.5k people

As of 2022, 9.07% of Hamilton County, IN residents (31.7k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Hamilton County, IN was 8.94%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    4,178 ± 465
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    2,777 ± 650
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    2,683 ± 464

Hamilton County, IN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.5 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Hamilton County, IN employs 186k people. The largest industries in Hamilton County, IN are Health Care & Social Assistance (28,287 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (21,512 people), and Manufacturing (20,622 people), and the highest paying industries are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($149,167), Utilities ($113,500), and Manufacturing ($100,906).

Males in Indiana have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $53,980. The income inequality in Indiana (measured using the Gini index) is 0.448, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

186k
2022 Value
± 4,097
2.77%
1 Year growth
± 3.07%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Hamilton County, IN grew at a rate of 2.77%, from 181k employees to 186k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Hamilton County, IN, are Management Occupations (30,528 people), Sales & Related Occupations (21,705 people), and Business & Financial Operations Occupations (17,360 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Hamilton County, IN.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

186k
2022 Value
± 4,097
2.77%
1 Year growth
± 3.07%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Hamilton County, IN grew at a rate of 2.77%, from 181k employees to 186k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Hamilton County, IN, are Health Care & Social Assistance (28,287 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (21,512 people), and Manufacturing (20,622 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Hamilton County, IN, though some of these residents may live in Hamilton County, IN and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$79,876
Median earning men ± $2,400
$49,385
Median earning women ± $2,768

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($105,733), Manufacturing ($104,589), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($103,482).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($91,667), Manufacturing ($90,719), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($73,299).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.48%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 3.21M people employed in Indiana. This represents a 2.48% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 15.4%.

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

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 4,431
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 2,831
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 2,650
    Professional, Scientific & Management, and Administrative & Waste Management Services

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Hamilton County, IN went to Donald J. Trump with 52.4% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (45.6%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (2.01%).

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

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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.

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US Representatives from Indiana

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

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Education

In 2022, universities in Hamilton County, IN awarded 536 degrees. The student population of Hamilton County, IN in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 86 male students and 776 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Hamilton County, IN are White (253 and 47.3%), followed by Black or African American (184 and 34.4%), Unknown (37 and 6.92%), and Two or More Races (36 and 6.73%).

The largest universities in Hamilton County, IN by number of degrees awarded are Tricoci University of Beauty Culture-Indianapolis (225 and 42%), Aveda Fredric's Institute-Indianapolis (457563) (192 and 35.8%), and Indiana Wellness College (109 and 20.3%).

The most popular majors in Hamilton County, IN are Aesthetician & Skin Care Specialist (266 and 49.6%), General Cosmetology (110 and 20.5%), and Nail Specialist & Manicurist (79 and 14.7%).

The median tuition cost in Hamilton County, IN for private four year colleges is $5,760.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

Measure

In 2022 in Hamilton County, IN, the percentage of applicants admitted was 70.5%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 59.6%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 862 (9.98% men and 90% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2022 there were 862 students enrolled in Hamilton County, IN, 9.98% men and 90% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 440 records, of which 86.1% were women and 13.9% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 110 degrees awarded
  2. 56 degrees awarded
  3. 13 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Hamilton County, IN was General Cosmetology with 110 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Hamilton County, IN according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 225 degrees awarded
  2. 192 degrees awarded
  3. 109 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Tricoci University of Beauty Culture-Indianapolis with 225 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2022, 32 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Hamilton County, IN, which is 0.0635 times less than the 504 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 253 degrees mean that there were 1.38 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 184 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($5,760) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($470) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($500) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.799% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.781% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.75M), Some college (1.13M), and Bachelors Degree (879k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Hamilton County, IN was $350,900 in 2022, which is 1.24 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $302,400 to $350,900, a 16% increase. The homeownership rate in Hamilton County, IN is 76.3%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Hamilton County, IN have an average commute time of 26 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Hamilton County, IN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Hamilton County, IN is $114,866. In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Hamilton County, IN was Census Tract 1109.04 with a value of $197,976, followed by Census Tract 1109.07 and Census Tract 1108.05, with respective values of $196,071 and $162,922.

In 2022, 8.51% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Hamilton County, IN. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 0.494%.

Property

$350,900
Median Property Value 2022
±$4,380
$99,007
Median Property Taxes
±$2,653

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 Hamilton County, IN the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

76.3%
Homeownership
2022
65.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 76.3% of the housing units in Hamilton County, IN were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 76.6%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 1109.04
  2. Census Tract 1109.07
  3. Census Tract 1108.05

In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Hamilton County, IN was Census Tract 1109.04 with a value of $197,976, followed by Census Tract 1109.07 and Census Tract 1108.05, with respective values of $196,071 and $162,922.

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

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Household Income

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$114,866
Median Household Income
± $2,326
130k
Number of Households
± 3,220

In 2022, the median household income of the 130k households in Hamilton County, IN grew to $114,866 from the previous year's value of $104,858.

The following chart displays the households in Hamilton 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 $200k+ range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Hamilton County, IN is from Indiana.
0.448
2022 Wage GINI in Indiana
0.449
2021 Wage GINI in Indiana

In 2022, the income inequality in Indiana was 0.448 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.283% decline from 2021 to 2022, 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.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (74.1%)
  2. Worked At Home (17.5%)
  3. Carpooled (6.53%)

In 2022, 74.1% of workers in Hamilton County, IN drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (17.5%) and those who carpooled to work (6.53%).

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Commute Time

26 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Hamilton County, IN have a shorter commute time (26 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.58% of the workforce in Hamilton County, IN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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Severe Housing Problems

In 2022, 8.51% of the population was living with severe housing problems in Hamilton County, IN. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 0.494%.

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Poverty & Diversity

4.23% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Hamilton County, IN (14.7k out of 347k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 35 - 44.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Hamilton 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.

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Children in Poverty

In 2022, 4.6% of the children was living in poverty in Hamilton County, IN. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 1%.

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Crimes & Accidents

Indicator

In 2022, the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population was 33 in Hamilton County, IN. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 15.5 per 100,000 population.

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Health

95.8% of the population of Hamilton County, IN has health coverage, with 69.3% on employee plans, 5.43% on Medicaid, 10.3% on Medicare, 9.37% on non-group plans, and 1.29% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Hamilton County, IN see 706 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.62% increase from the previous year (688 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1329 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 620 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.9% were men and 51.1% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

706 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Hamilton County, IN

Primary care physicians in Hamilton County, IN see an average of 706 patients per year. This represents a 2.62% increase from the previous year (688 patients).

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

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 27.8% under 18 years, 18.3% between 18 and 34 years, 41% between 35 and 64 years, and 12.9% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.9% were men and 51.1% were women.

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Uninsured People

4.22%
Uninsured
69.3%
Employer Coverage
5.43%
Medicaid
10.3%
Medicare
9.37%
Non-Group
1.29%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Hamilton County, IN declined by 6.65% from 4.52% to 4.22%.

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Health Outcomes

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In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 29.9 in Hamilton County, IN.

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2022, 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 26.3% in Hamilton County, IN.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 5.99% in Hamilton County, IN.

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