LaGrange County, IN

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2022 Population
40,364
0.696% 1-year growth
US Senator
Todd Young
Republican Party
US Senator
Mike Braun
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
31.9
0.631% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
5.66%
6.41% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$81,658
7.98% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$230,300
10.4% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, LaGrange County, IN had a population of 40.4k people with a median age of 31.9 and a median household income of $81,658. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of LaGrange County, IN grew from 40,085 to 40,364, a 0.696% increase and its median household income grew from $75,624 to $81,658, a 7.98% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in LaGrange County, IN are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.7%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.29%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.63%), White (Hispanic) (1.33%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.711%).

None of the households in LaGrange County, IN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99% of the residents in LaGrange County, IN are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in LaGrange County, IN was $230,300, and the homeownership rate was 83%.

Most people in LaGrange County, IN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.6 minutes. The average car ownership in LaGrange County, IN was 0 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

LaGrange County, IN is home to a population of 40.4k people, from which 99% are citizens. As of 2022, 2.04% of LaGrange County, IN residents were born outside of the country (825 people).

In 2022, there were 40.8 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (37.8k people) in LaGrange County, IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 926 Two+ (Hispanic) and 659 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99%
2022 Citizenship
99%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99% of LaGrange County, IN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in LaGrange County, IN was 99%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in LaGrange County, IN
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    37.8k ± 104
  2. Two+ (Hispanic)
    926 ± 249
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    659 ± 116
4.35%
Hispanic Population
1.75k people

In 2022, there were 40.8 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (37.8k people) in LaGrange County, IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 926 Two+ (Hispanic) and 659 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.35% of the people in LaGrange County, IN are hispanic (1.75k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in LaGrange County, IN as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

2.04%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
825 people
1.81%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
725 people

As of 2022, 2.04% of LaGrange County, IN residents (825 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in LaGrange County, IN was 1.81%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    529 ± 143
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    140 ± 77
  3. Korea
    38 ± 40

LaGrange County, IN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.78 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of LaGrange County, IN employs 17.9k people. The largest industries in LaGrange County, IN are Manufacturing (7,473 people), Retail Trade (1,978 people), and Construction (1,333 people), and the highest paying industries are Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($95,380), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($71,875), and Utilities ($66,923).

Occupations

17.9k
2022 Value
± 877
2.06%
1 Year growth
± 6.76%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in LaGrange County, IN grew at a rate of 2.06%, from 17.5k employees to 17.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in LaGrange County, IN, are Production Occupations (5,024 people), Management Occupations (1,552 people), and Construction & Extraction Occupations (1,444 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of LaGrange County, IN.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

17.9k
2022 Value
± 877
2.06%
1 Year growth
± 6.76%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in LaGrange County, IN grew at a rate of 2.06%, from 17.5k employees to 17.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in LaGrange County, IN, are Manufacturing (7,473 people), Retail Trade (1,978 people), and Construction (1,333 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of LaGrange County, IN, though some of these residents may live in LaGrange County, IN and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$58,513
Median earning men ± $3,001
$29,769
Median earning women ± $2,590

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($97,446), Manufacturing ($74,087), and Other Services Except Public Administration ($58,009).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Public Administration ($37,222), Manufacturing ($37,068), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($34,741).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.48%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 3.21M people employed in Indiana. This represents a 2.48% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 15.4%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Indiana.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 667
    Manufacturing
  2. 191
    Retail Trade
  3. 142
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in LaGrange County, IN went to Donald J. Trump with 76.3% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (22.1%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.58%).

Todd Young and Mike Braun are the senators currently representing the state of Indiana. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Indiana is currently represented by 9 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Indiana

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Todd Young
Senator from Indiana3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017
Mike Braun
Senator from Indiana1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019

Todd Young and Mike Braun are the senators currently representing Indiana.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Indiana

Indiana is currently represented by 9 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Indiana have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.799% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.781% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.75M), Some college (1.13M), and Bachelors Degree (879k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in LaGrange County, IN was $230,300 in 2022, which is 0.817 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $208,600 to $230,300, a 10.4% increase. The homeownership rate in LaGrange County, IN is 83%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in LaGrange County, IN have an average commute time of 22.6 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in LaGrange County, IN is lower than the national average, with an average of 0 cars per household.

Median household income in LaGrange County, IN is $81,658. In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in LaGrange County, IN was Census Tract 9704.01 with a value of $101,719, followed by Census Tract 9706 and Census Tract 9705, with respective values of $85,938 and $83,233.

Property

$230,300
Median Property Value 2022
±$14,460
$10,489
Median Property Taxes
±$657

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In LaGrange County, IN the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

83%
Homeownership
2022
66%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 83% of the housing units in LaGrange County, IN were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 83.5%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9704.01
  2. Census Tract 9706
  3. Census Tract 9705

In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in LaGrange County, IN was Census Tract 9704.01 with a value of $101,719, followed by Census Tract 9706 and Census Tract 9705, with respective values of $85,938 and $83,233.

The following map shows all of the tracts in LaGrange County, IN colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$81,658
Median Household Income
± $3,267
12.6k
Number of Households
± 741

In 2022, the median household income of the 12.6k households in LaGrange County, IN grew to $81,658 from the previous year's value of $75,624.

The following chart displays the households in LaGrange County, IN distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for LaGrange County, IN is from Indiana.
0.448
2022 Wage GINI in Indiana
0.449
2021 Wage GINI in Indiana

In 2022, the income inequality in Indiana was 0.448 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.283% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Indiana was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Indiana in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (51.3%)
  2. Carpooled (26.9%)
  3. Bicycle (7.75%)

In 2022, 51.3% of workers in LaGrange County, IN drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (26.9%) and those who used a bicycle to get to work (7.75%).

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Commute Time

22.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in LaGrange County, IN have a shorter commute time (22.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.5% of the workforce in LaGrange County, IN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

0 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in LaGrange County, IN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in LaGrange County, IN have 0 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

5.66% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in LaGrange County, IN (2.26k out of 39.9k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 35 - 44, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in LaGrange County, IN is White, followed by Two Or More and Asian.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

54.9% of the population of LaGrange County, IN has health coverage, with 30.2% on employee plans, 8.97% on Medicaid, 10.4% on Medicare, 4.55% on non-group plans, and 0.749% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in LaGrange County, IN see 3961 patients per year on average, which represents a 9.36% decrease from the previous year (4370 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 4012 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1910 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.7% were men and 51.3% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

3,961 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in LaGrange County, IN

Primary care physicians in LaGrange County, IN see an average of 3,961 patients per year. This represents a 9.36% decrease from the previous year (4,370 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in LaGrange County, IN in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 33.7% under 18 years, 19.8% between 18 and 34 years, 32.9% between 35 and 64 years, and 13.6% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.7% were men and 51.3% were women.

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Uninsured People

45.1%
Uninsured
30.2%
Employer Coverage
8.97%
Medicaid
10.4%
Medicare
4.55%
Non-Group
0.749%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in LaGrange County, IN grew by 0.483% from 44.9% to 45.1%.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 68.1 in LaGrange County, IN.

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Health Behaviors

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In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 37.6% in LaGrange County, IN.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 27.9% in LaGrange County, IN.

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