According to the most recent Greene County Indiana demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Greene County depicts it has a Population 2021 of 30,924 which is the third most populous of all other counties in the greater Greene County region. The county with the highest population in the area is Monroe County which depicts a population of 140,189 (approximately 4.5 times bigger). Figure 3 uses the Greene County population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Greene County Indiana depicts a decline of 2,241 (7%).
The total Greene County Indiana greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Greene County depicts it has a Population Change of -6.8% which is the smallest when ranked by population percent change of all the other counties in the local area.
Looking at the Greene County population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Greene County Indiana depicts it has 57 people per square mile which is in the mid range of other counties in the metro area. The next higher in terms of population density is Clay County 29.5% larger with population density of 74. The county with the highest population density in the area is Monroe County which shows a people per square mile of 355 ( substantially bigger). Figure 6 provides Greene County demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Greene County shows it has a Median Age of 43.1 which is the second most median age of all the counties in the greater Greene County region. The county with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Owen County which shows an age of 45.0 (only about 4.4% larger).
The next demographic analysis (Figure 7) looks at large generational Greene County population groups (and can be useful internet research for employment related research or identifying areas with retirees). Key findings in this chart includes that Greene County Indiana has the largest proportion of people between 60 and 69 years old at 13.9% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 9 shows the Greene County Indiana Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Greene County depicts it has a Hispanic or Latino of 1.8% which is the third most of all other counties in the local area.
Greene County Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Greene County households. Greene County shows it has a Family Size of 3.1 which is in the intermediate range of other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest average family size in the area is Daviess County which depicts an average family size of 3.5 (15.1% larger).
Looking at Greene County households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Greene County shows it has a Married-couple family of 76% which is in the mid range of other counties in the surrounding region. The county with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Daviess County which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 83% (9.0% 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. Greene County depicts it has a Birth Rate of 8.3% which is the second most percent of women who have given birth of all the counties in the greater Greene County region. The county with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Sullivan County which shows a birth rate of 8.5% ( only slightly 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 25 to 29 at 8% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 30 to 34 at 21% of the total and is ranked #1. Third, it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 40 to 44 at 4% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Greene County households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Greene County depicts it has a Total Single People of 46% which is less than most other counties in the area. The county with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Monroe County which depicts a percent single of 61% (32.8% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Greene County is about 9.5% smaller. Also, compared to the state of Indiana, percent of people who are single for any reason of 50%, Greene County is about 8.8% smaller.
Greene County Citizenship Demographics Charts
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 72% of the total and is ranked #3. Only #2 Monroe County (80%), and #1 Owen County (100%) are larger. Second, it has less than most other counties in the greater region when sorted by non citizens who entered the US between 2000 to 2009 at 5% of the total. Third, it has one of the largest proportions of non citizens who entered the US before 1990 at 20% of the total and is ranked #3. Only #2 Martin County (20%), and #1 Sullivan County (27%) are larger.
Greene 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".)
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