According to the most recent Noble County Indiana demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Noble County depicts it has a Population 2021 of 47,293 which is the third most populous of all other counties in the greater Noble County region. The county with the highest population in the area is Elkhart County which depicts a population of 206,314 (approximately 4.4 times bigger). Figure 3 uses the Noble County population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Noble County Indiana shows very little difference.
The total Noble County Indiana greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Noble County shows it has a Population Change of -0.5% which is the smallest when ranked by population percent change of all the other counties in the local area.
Looking at the Noble County population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Noble County Indiana shows it has 115 people per square mile which is in the mid range of other counties in the greater region. The next higher when ranked by population density is DeKalb County only about 3.1% larger with population density of 119. The county with the highest population density in the area is Elkhart County which shows a people per square mile of 445 (approximately 3.9 times bigger). Figure 6 provides Noble County demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Noble County depicts it has a Median Age of 38.6 which is in the mid range of other counties in the metro area. The county with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Steuben County which depicts an age of 43.6 (13.0% larger). Figure 9 shows the Noble County Indiana Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Noble County indicates it has a Hispanic or Latino of 10.6% which is the second most Hispanic Population of all the counties in the greater Noble County region.
Noble County Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 10 shows the detailed marriage characteristics broken down by %residents who are married, never married, single, divorced, and widowed. Noble County has the largest proportion of percent divorced at 7% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Noble County households. Noble County depicts it has a Family Size of 3.3 which is the third most average family size of all other counties in the greater Noble County region. The county with the highest average family size in the area is LaGrange County which depicts an average family size of 3.7 (12.1% larger).
Looking at Noble County households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Noble County depicts it has a Married-couple family of 80% which is in the mid range of other counties in the area. The county with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is LaGrange County which shows a husband and wife family percent of 83% (only about 4.0% 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. Noble County depicts it has a Birth Rate of 5.3% which is the second smallest in terms of percent of women who gave birth of all the other counties in the metropolitan area. The county with the highest percent of women who gave birth in the area is LaGrange County which depicts a birth rate of 7.8% (47.3% 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 20 to 24 less than most other counties in the metro area at 28% of the total. Second, it has the smallest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 25 to 29 at 15% of the total. Third, it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 35 to 39 at 19% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Noble County households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Noble County shows it has a Total Single People of 46% which is the second most percent single people of all the counties in the greater Noble County region. The county with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Elkhart County which indicates a percent single of 48% (only about 3.5% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Noble County is about 8.8% smaller. Also, benchmarked against the state of Indiana, percent of people who are single for any reason of 50%, Noble County is about 8.2% smaller.
Noble 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 after 2010 the second smallest as measured by percent of non citizens who entered the US after 2010 of all the other counties in the local area at 23% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of non citizens who entered the US between 1990 to 1999 at 39% of the total and is ranked #1.
Noble 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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