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Owen County, IN Highlights


A region's economy thrives or dives because of the people who choose to live there. That choice may occur by being born there and desiring to stay, or a more deliberate one of choosing to relocate from somewhere else. Monitoring change in the size and movement of population is an important barometer of well-being.

Population Over Time
Total Population17,28121,78121,97521,57320,799
Change Since 1990 4,5004,6944,2923,518
Pct. Change Since 1990 26.0%27.2%24.8%20.4%
Source: US Census Bureau
Components of Population Change 2018 to 2019
Net Domestic Migration-4
International Migration5
Natural Increase (births minus deaths)-61
Source: US Census Bureau
Population Estimates by Age in 2018
 NumberPct. Dist
Preschool (0 to 4)1,0885.2%
School Age (5 to 17)3,30515.8%
College Age (18 to 24)1,5567.5%
Young Adult (25 to 44)4,53421.7%
Older Adult (45 to 64)6,34330.4%
Older (65 plus)4,01919.3%
Source: US Census Bureau
Population Estimates by Race and Hispanic Origin in 2018
 NumberPct. Dist
American Ind. or Alaskan Native Alone830.4%
Asian Alone1140.5%
Black Alone1060.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone10.0%
White Alone20,27997.2%
Two or More Race Groups2621.3%
Hispanic or Latino
Non-Hispanic or Latino20,54098.5%
Hispanic or Latino3051.5%
Source: US Census Bureau
Households in 2018
 NumberPct. Dist
Total Households8,695100.0%
  Family Households5,88867.7%
    Married with Children1,37215.8%
    Married without Children3,14336.1%
    Single Parents6437.4%
  Non-family Households2,80732.3%
    Living Alone2,27126.1%
Average Household Size2.40
Average Family Household Size3.54
Source: US Census Bureau, American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates
Population Counts by Decade
Pct. Chg.
April 200021,7814,50026.0%
April 201021,573-208-1.0%
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Population Projections
Population Projections21,57521,46721,30221,05120,649
Change Since 2010 -108-273-524-926
Pct. Change Since 2010 -0.5%-1.3%-2.4%-4.3%
Source: Indiana Business Research Center.
Note: 2010 data are census counts from the U.S. Census Bureau