According to the most recent Hendricks County Indiana demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Hendricks County shows it has a Population 2021 of 172,100 which is the second most populous of all the counties in the greater Hendricks County region. The county with the highest population in the area is Marion County which shows a population of 969,542 ( very much bigger). Figure 3 uses the Hendricks County population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Hendricks County Indiana depicts an increase of 26,652 (18%).
The total Hendricks County Indiana greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Hendricks County depicts it has a Population Change of 18.3% which is the second most population percent change of all the counties in the greater Hendricks County region.
Looking at the Hendricks County population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Hendricks County Indiana depicts it has 423 people per square mile which is the third most people per square mile of all other counties in the greater Hendricks County region. The next higher in order of population density is Johnson County 17.9% larger with population density of 499. The county with the highest population density in the area is Marion County which shows a people per square mile of 2,446 ( considerably bigger). Figure 6 provides Hendricks County demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Hendricks County depicts it has a Median Age of 38.2 which is the third most of all other counties in the local area. The county with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Morgan County which shows an age of 41.6 (8.9% larger).
The next demographic analysis (Figure 7) looks at large generational Hendricks 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 Hendricks County Indiana has the largest proportion of people between 30 and 39 years old at 14.3% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 9 shows the Hendricks County Indiana Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Hendricks County depicts it has a Hispanic or Latino of 4.3% which is the third most Hispanic Population of all other counties in the greater Hendricks County region.
Hendricks County Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Hendricks County households. Hendricks County indicates it has a Family Size of 3.2 which is the third most average family size of all other counties in the greater Hendricks County region. The county with the highest average family size in the area is Marion County which depicts an average family size of 3.4 (8.2% larger).
Looking at Hendricks County households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Hendricks County depicts it has a Married-couple family of 81% which is the second most husband and wife family percent of all the counties in the greater Hendricks County region. The county with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Boone County which shows a husband and wife family percent of 84% (only about 4.5% 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. Hendricks County indicates it has a Birth Rate of 6.0% which is the second most percent of women who have given birth of all the counties in the greater Hendricks County region. The county with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is Montgomery County which shows a birth rate of 6.6% (9.3% 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 percentage of percent of births to mothers aged 15 to 19 less than most other counties in the metropolitan area at 14% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 35 to 39 at 8% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Hendricks County households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Hendricks County shows it has a Total Single People of 41% which is the second smallest when sorted by percent of people who are single for any reason of all the other counties in the surrounding region. The county with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Marion County which shows a percent single of 59% (42.4% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Hendricks County is about 22.0% smaller. Also, compared to the state of Indiana, percent of people who are single for any reason of 50%, Hendricks County is about 21.2% smaller.
Hendricks 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. has the percentage of non citizens who entered the US between 1990 to 1999 the second smallest when sorted by percent of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 of all the other counties in the greater region at 11% of the total.
Hendricks 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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and Census County Division "CCD".)
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