Indiana is a U.S. state located in the midwestern and Great Lakes regions of North America. Indiana is the 38th largest by area and the 16th most populous of the 50 United States. Its capital and largest city is Indianapolis. Indiana was admitted to the United States as the 19th U.S. state on December 11, 1816. Indiana borders Lake Michigan to the northwest, Michigan to the north, Ohio to the east, Kentucky to the south and southeast, and Illinois to the west.

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Census Data

Population estimates, July 1, 2016, (V2016)6,633,053
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2016)6,484,136
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2016, (V2016)2.30
Population, Census, April 1, 20106,483,802
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent, April 1, 20106.70
Persons under 18 years, percent, April 1, 201024.80
Persons 65 years and over, percent, April 1, 201013.00
Female persons, percent, April 1, 201050.80
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent, April 1, 201084.30
Black or African American alone, percent, April 1, 20109.10
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, April 1, 20100.30
Asian alone, percent, April 1, 20101.60
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, April 1, 2010
Two or More Races, percent, April 1, 20102.00
Hispanic or Latino, percent, April 1, 2010 (b)6.00
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, April 1, 201081.50
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2011-2015426,493
Foreign born persons, percent, 2011-20154.80
Housing units, April 1, 20102,795,541
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2011-201569.00
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2011-2015124,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2011-20151,102
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2011-2015378
Median gross rent, 2011-2015745
Families and Living Arrangements
Households, 2011-20152,501,937
Persons per household, 2011-2015255.00
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2011-201585.00
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2011-20158.30
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-201587.80
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-201524.10
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2011-20159.70
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent11.20
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-201563.90
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-201559.00
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)13,076,602
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000) (c)42,493,117
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000) (c)242,763,842
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)81,173,422
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)85,857,962
Total retail sales per capita, 2012 (c)13,133
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2011-201523
Income and Poverty
Median household income (in 2015 dollars), 2011-201549,255
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2015 dollars), 2011-201525,346
Persons in poverty, percent14.50
All firms, 2012479,059
Men-owned firms, 2012253,533
Women-owned firms, 2012162,798
Minority-owned firms, 201261,252
Nonminority-owned firms, 201261,252
Veteran-owned firms, 201245,174
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012412,543
Population per square mile, 2010181
Land area in square miles, 201035,826