According to the most recent Dubois County Indiana demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Dubois County depicts it has a Population 2021 of 43,474 which is more than all other counties in the greater Dubois County region. Figure 3 uses the Dubois County population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Dubois County Indiana depicts an increase of 1,585 (4%).
The total Dubois County Indiana greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Dubois County shows it has a Population Change of 3.8% which is the second most population percent change of all the counties in the greater Dubois County region.
Looking at the Dubois County population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Dubois County Indiana depicts it has 102 people per square mile which is the largest of all counties in the greater Dubois County region. The next lower population density is Daviess County approximately three-fourths the size with population density of 77. Figure 6 provides Dubois County demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Dubois County indicates it has a Median Age of 40.2 which is the second smallest in terms of overall median age of all people of all the other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Pike County which shows an age of 44.1 (9.7% larger).
Figure 8 illustrates the overall diversity breakdown for Dubois County population and ethnicity groups in the area. (note: Hispanic/Latino is broken out separately in the next diagram and also the group denoted as Native ethnicity includes Native American, and Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander.) Dubois County Indiana has the largest proportion of Native population at 6.6% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 9 shows the Dubois County Indiana Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Dubois County shows it has a Hispanic or Latino of 8.3% which is the most of all counties in the greater Dubois County region.
Dubois County Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Dubois County households. Dubois County shows it has a Family Size of 3.2 which is the third most average family size of all other counties in the greater Dubois County region. The county with the highest average family size in the area is Daviess County which shows an average family size of 3.5 (10.7% larger).
Looking at Dubois County households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Dubois County shows it has a Married-couple family of 82% which is the third most husband and wife family percent of all other counties in the greater Dubois County region. The county with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Pike County which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 85% (only about 4.7% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Dubois County shows it has a Birth Rate of 5.9% which is the third most percent of women who have given birth of all other counties in the greater Dubois County region. The county with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Daviess County which shows a birth rate of 8.3% (40.4% larger). Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and has the smallest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 20 to 24 at 17% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 25 to 29 at 34% of the total and is ranked #1. Third, it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 30 to 34 at 18% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Dubois County households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Dubois County depicts it has a Total Single People of 45% which is less than most other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Martin County which shows a percent single of 51% (11.8% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Dubois County is about 10.3% smaller. Also, measured against the state of Indiana, percent of people who are single for any reason of 50%, Dubois County is about 9.6% smaller.
Dubois County Citizenship Demographics Charts
The next section of demographic information provides detailed data Dubois County residents including: immigrants, citizenship, immigration, country of origin, non citizens and more. To start, Figure 17 shows a high level view of citizenship. Dubois County Indiana has the largest proportion of citizens born In US at 2% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the largest proportion of citizens by naturalization at 3% of the total and is ranked #1. The next diagram (Figure 18) shows the year of entry that non citizens entered the United States. The year of entry can show the rate of flow at various points of time in the past for when they entered the U.S. it has one of the largest proportions of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 at 52% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger county being Perry County with 76%. Second, it has the largest proportion of non citizens who entered the US between 1990 to 1999 at 14% of the total and is ranked #1.
Dubois County Birthplace Demographic Charts
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
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Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
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