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Population Demographics for Fort Wayne, Indiana in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population253,691100
Black or African American39,08515
Hispanic or Latino20,2007
Some Other Race9,4413
Two or More Races8,9303
American Indian939Below 1%
Three or more races608Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander154Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population122,783130,908253,691
Black or African American18,51120,57439,085
Hispanic or Latino10,3989,80220,200
Some Other Race5,0194,4229,441
Two or More Races4,3724,5588,930
American Indian473466939
Three or more races281327608
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander8470154

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Fort Wayne

Total Population:253,691
Male Population:122,783
Female Population:130,908

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Fort Wayne

Both sexes34

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Fort Wayne

Total Population:248,335
Male Population:119,993
Under 5 years:9,688
5 to 9 years:9,327
10 to 14 years:9,115
15 to 17 years:5,476
18 and 19 years:3,308
20 years:1,629
21 years:1,661
22 to 24 years:5,218
25 to 29 years:8,802
30 to 34 years:8,414
35 to 39 years:7,847
40 to 44 years:7,541
45 to 49 years:8,182
50 to 54 years:8,391
55 to 59 years:7,566
60 and 61 years:2,517
62 to 64 years:3,352
65 and 66 years:1,785
67 to 69 years:2,183
70 to 74 years:2,710
75 to 79 years:2,198
80 to 84 years:1,795
85 years and over:1,288
Female Population:128,342
Under 5 years:9,510
5 to 9 years:9,193
10 to 14 years:8,800
15 to 17 years:5,465
18 and 19 years:3,311
20 years:1,747
21 years:1,723
22 to 24 years:5,650
25 to 29 years:9,284
30 to 34 years:8,583
35 to 39 years:8,106
40 to 44 years:7,793
45 to 49 years:8,514
50 to 54 years:8,992
55 to 59 years:8,073
60 and 61 years:2,876
62 to 64 years:3,849
65 and 66 years:2,080
67 to 69 years:2,658
70 to 74 years:3,521
75 to 79 years:3,130
80 to 84 years:2,798
85 years and over:2,686

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Fort Wayne

Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Fort Wayne

Family led homes:63,001
Husband-wife family:42,972
Other family:20,029
Population of male led with no wife present:4,970
Population female led with no husband present:15,059
Population of Nonfamily homes:38,584
Population living alone:31,729
Population not living alone:6,855

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Fort Wayne with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:33,691
Population of family homes:33,222
Husband-wife family:19,256
Under 6 years only:4,542
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:4,728
6 to 17 years only:9,986
Other family:13,966
Male householder, no wife present:3,113
Under 6 years only:968
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:580
6 to 17 years only:1,565
Female led with no husband present:10,853
Under 6 years only:2,647
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,475
6 to 17 years only:5,731
Nonfamily households:469
Male led households:351
Under 6 years only:82
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:27
6 to 17 years only:242
Female led householder:118
Under 6 years only:25
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:10
6 to 17 years only:83
Households with no people under 18 years:67,894
Family households:29,779
Husband-wife family:23,716
Other family:6,063
Male led with no wife present:1,857
Female led with no husband present:4,206
Nonfamily households:38,115
Male led householder:18,114
Female led householder:20,001

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Fort Wayne, by type

Total Home Population:101,585
Population of Family homes:63,001
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,852
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:12,518
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:13,462
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:13,412
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:5,977
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:4,726
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:5,680
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,431
Population of 85 year olds and over:943
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:38,584
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:3,744
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:5,914
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,533
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:7,125
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,768
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,241
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,285
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,733
Population of 85 year olds and over:2,241

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Fort Wayne containing people over 60

Total Population:101,585
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:30,578
1-person household:12,772
2-or-more-person household:17,806
Family households:16,875
Nonfamily households:931
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:71,007
1-person household:18,957
2-or-more-person household:52,050
Family homes:46,126
Nonfamily homes:5,924

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Fort Wayne with multiple generations.

Total Population:101,585
Home has three or more generations:3,148
Home does not have three or more generations:98,437

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Fort Wayne under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:66,531
Unmarried partner of home lead present:6,525
In family homes:6,120
Population of male led and male partner homes:97
Population of male led and female partner households:2,526
Population of female led and female partner households:203
Population of female led and male partner households:3,294
In nonfamily homes:405
Population of male led and male partner homes:3
Population of male led and female partner homes:355
Population of female led and female partner homes:14
Population of female led and male partner homes:33
No unmarried partner of home lead present:60,006
In family homes:59,756
Population of husband-wife family homes:39,560
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:2,792
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:17,404
In nonfamily homes:250

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Fort Wayne

Total Population:194,842
Population Under 18 years:65,093
Population 18 years and over:129,749

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Fort Wayne have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:64,291
Family home:45,519
Nonfamily homess:18,772
Male led home:8,350
Living alone:6,616
Not living alone:1,734
Female led home:10,422
Living alone:9,173
Not living alone:1,249
Population of Renter occupied homes:37,294
Family run homes:17,482
Husband-wife family:7,011
Other family:10,471
Male led with no wife present:2,178
Female led with no husband present:8,293
Nonfamily Homes:19,812
Male led homes:10,115
Male living alone:7,880
Male not living alone:2,235
Female led homes:9,697
Females living alone:8,060
Females not living alone:1,637

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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