Jay County, IN has a population of 21,196 people with a median age of 39.4 and a median household income of $42,322. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Jay County, IN declined from 21,255 to 21,196, a 0.28% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,021 to $42,322, a 3.17% increase.
The population of Jay County, IN is 95.2% White, 2.97% Hispanic, and 0.81% Two+. 4.35% of the people in Jay County, IN speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jay County, IN are Ivy Tech Community College, with 20,401 graduates, Indiana University-Bloomington, with 11,491 graduates, and Purdue University-Main Campus, with 10,746 graduates.
The median property value in Jay County, IN is $81,100, and the homeownership rate is 75.5%. Most people in Jay County, IN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Jay County, IN is 2 cars per household.
Jay County, IN is the 68th most populated county in Indiana and borders Adams County, IN; Blackford County, IN; Delaware County, IN; Randolph County, IN; Wells County, IN; Darke County, OH; Mercer County, OH& 2 more.