Fort Wayne Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Fort Wayne Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 265,752 0.6%
Male Population 128,483 0.7%
Female Population 137,269 0.6%
Male Population 48.35 %
Female Population 51.65 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 35 0.6%
Citizen US Born 242,236 0.4%
Citizen not US Born 11,285 -0.4%
Not Citizen 12,231 7.4%
Citizen US Born 91.15 %
Citizen not US Born 4.25 %
Not Citizen 4.6 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 1,221 31.6%
Moved from Same Country 30,340 -3.1%
Moved from Same State 5,607 3.5%
Moved from Different State 5,874 -0.9%
Same House as Last Year 219,015 1.1%
Moved from Abroad 0.47 %
Moved from Same Country 11.58 %
Moved from Same State 2.14 %
Moved from Different State 2.24 %
Same House as Last Year 83.58 %

Occupational Employment in Fort Wayne top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 94,175 1.1%
Blue Collar 34,974 4.0%
White Collar 72.92 %
Blue Collar 27.08 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 8,636 6.0%
Private Companies 96,322 1.2%
Governmental Workers 10,287 3.7%
Not for Profit Companies 13,904 2.8%
Self Employees 6.69 %
Private Companies 74.58 %
Governmental Workers 7.97 %
Not for Profit Companies 10.77 %

Number of Households in Fort Wayne top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 106,673 1.4%
Average People Per Household 2 -0.8%
Family Households 64,767 0.3%
Non-family Households 41,906 3.1%
Family Households 60.72 %
Non-family Households 39.28 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 33,388 -0.6%
Households without Children 73,285 2.4%
Households with Children 31.3 %
Households without Children 68.7 %

Median and Average Income in Fort Wayne top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $65,376.00 2.3%
Median Household Income $49,411.00 2.9%
People below Poverty Level 40,670 -6.6%
People above Poverty Level 216,449 2.3%

Housing in Fort Wayne top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 117,366 0.6%
Median Year Built 1970 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 17,958 0.4%
Built between 1940 and 1949 7,731 -0.5%
Built between 1950 and 1959 14,355 -1.4%
Built between 1960 and 1969 17,663 3.1%
Built between 1970 and 1979 19,631 -0.3%
Built between 1980 and 1989 13,766 -2.2%
Built between 1990 and 1999 16,777 0.7%
Built between 2000 and 2009 7,701 1.0%
Built in 2010 or Later 1,784 42.6%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 106,673 1.4%
Owner Occupied 66,090 1.9%
Renter Occupied 40,583 0.6%
Owner Occupied 61.96 %
Renter Occupied 38.04 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 43,151 2.9%
Without Mortgage 22,939 0.0%
Median Value with Mortgage $117,900.00 4.2%
Median Value without Mortgage $108,500.00 3.7%
Median Housing Costs per Month $775.00 3.5%
With Mortgage 65.29 %
Without Mortgage 34.71 %

Fort Wayne Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 8,226 3.4%
Some High School 72,829 -0.2%
Some College 55,911 2.3%
Associate Degree 18,953 5.9%
Bachelor's Degree 33,670 2.6%
Graduate Degree 16,423 0.8%
No High School 4.14 %
Some High School 36.68 %
Some College 24.41 %
Associate Degree 9.55 %
Bachelor's Degree 16.96 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Fort Wayne top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 73,906 1.3%
Married 96,082 0.8%
Separated 3,085 13.0%
Widowed 12,086 -3.0%
Divorced 27,187 3.0%
Never Married 35.32 %
Married 45.91 %
Separated 1.47 %
Widowed 5.78 %
Divorced 12.99 %

Means of Transport to Work in Fort Wayne top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 118,087 2.0%
Bus or TrolleyBus 1,047 6.1%
Subway or Elevated 0 N/A
Railroad 12 9.1%
Ferryboat 78 11.4%
Bicycle 369 -0.3%
Motorcycle 66 -18.5%
TaxiCab 131 -24.3%
Walk 1,989 12.7%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 46802 46803 46804 46805 46806 46807 46808 46809 46814 46815 46816 46818 46819 46825 46835 46845

Recently added listings in Fort Wayne top

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Fort Wayne is an area in Allen County,Indiana with a population of 265,752. There are 128,483 male residents living in Fort Wayne and 137,269 female residents. The total number of households is 106,673 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 35 with 96,082 people being married and 116,264 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 72.92% white collar employees and 27.08% blue collar employees in Fort Wayne..
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