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Boone County Economic Development Corporation - Demographics & Workforce

2013 Boone County Labor Availability Study (pdf)

Largest Municipality: Zionsville (2010 population estimate 22,000)

Population per Square Mile: 133.1

Population Over Time

Number

Percent of State

Indiana

Yesterday (2000)

46,107

0.8%

6,080,485

Today (2009)

56,287

0.9%

6,423,113

Tomorrow (2015 projection)

62,958

1.0%

6,581,875

Percent Change 2000 to Today

22.1%

5.6%

 

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau ; Indiana Business Research Center

Population Estimates by Age, 2009

Number

Pct Dist. in Region

Pct Dist. in State

Preschool (0 to 4)

3,976

7.1%

6.9%

School Age (5 to 17)

11,558

20.5%

17.8%

College Age (18 to 24)

4,333

7.7%

10.0%

Young Adult (25 to 44)

14,043

24.9%

26.3%

Older Adult (45 to 64)

15,828

28.1%

26.0%

Seniors (65 and older)

6,549

11.6%

12.9%

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau ; Indiana Business Research Center

Population Estimates by Race
& Hispanic Origin, 2009

Number

Pct Dist.
in Region

Pct Dist.
In State

American Indian or Alaska Native Alone

136

0.2%

0.3%

Asian Alone

821

1.5%

1.5%

Black Alone

919

1.6%

9.2%

Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone

6

0.0%

0.1%

White

53,966

95.9%

87.8%

Two or More Race Groups

439

0.8%

1.2%

Hispanic or Latino (can be of any race)

 

 

 

Non-Hispanic

55,092

97.9%

94.5%

Hispanic

1,195

2.1%

5.5%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Household Types

Number

Pct Dist.
in Region

Pct Dist.
in State

Households in 2000 (includes detail not shown below)

17,081

100.0%

100.0%

Married With Children

5,361

31.4%

23.8%

Married Without Children

5,647

33.1%

29.8%

Single Parents

1,133

6.6%

9.1%

Living Alone

3,604

21.1%

25.9%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Education

Number

Pct Dist
in Region

Indiana

K to 12 School Enrollment (2007/2008 Total Reported)

10,635

0.9%

1,154,826

Public

10,404

1.0%

1,045,702

Private

231

0.2%

109,124

Public High School Graduates (2006/2007)

635

1.0%

63,339

Going on to Higher Education

567

1.1%

52,698

4-year

462

1.2%

38,566

2-year

67

0.7%

9,783

Voc/tech.

38

0.9%

4,349

Sources: Indiana Department of Education ;

Income & Poverty

Number

Percent of State

Indiana

Per Capita Personal Income (annual) in 2008

$50,939

147.5%

$34,543

Welfare(TANF) Families in 2008

94

0.3%

36,678

Food Stamp Recipients in 2008

2,671

0.4%

644,281

Free and Reduced Fee Lunch Recipients in 2009

2,085

0.5%

436,945

Sources: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis ; U.S. Census Bureau ;
Indiana Family Social Services Administration ; Indiana Department of Education

Labor Force, 2009

Number

Percent of State

Indiana

Total Resident Labor Force

27,937

0.9%

3,184,780

Employed

25,817

0.9%

2,864,578

Unemployed

2,120

0.7%

320,202

Annual Unemployment Rate

7.6

75.2%

10.1

August 2010 Unemployment Rate

7.2

72.7%

9.9

Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Employment &
Earnings by
Industry, 2008

Employment

Pct Dist.
in Region

Earnings ($000)

Pct Dist.
in Region

Avg.
Earnings
Per Job

Total by place
of work

33,379

100.0%

$1,417,558

100.0%

$42,469