Decatur, IN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Decatur, Indiana Info Snack

Population
9,700
Unemployment
2.5%
Poverty
15.2%
Median Home
$104,100
Median Income
$46,287
Median Rent
$625

Decatur SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

Decatur, IN Cost Of Living

84
Decatur's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Decatur Indiana National Average
Overall 84 86 100
Services 98 93 100
Groceries 84 93 100
Health 100 94 100
Housing 50 74 100
Transportation 106 95 100
Utilities 90 96 100

Decatur, IN Photos

Decatur Indiana Downtown
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Decatur Indiana Courthouse
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Rankings for Decatur in Indiana

Map Of Decatur, IN

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Population over time in Decatur

Year Population % Change
2020 9,700 -6.1%
2019 10,331 8.7%
2018 9,502 1.3%
2017 9,384 3.3%
2016 9,084 -4.5%
2015 9,511 -3.2%
2014 9,821 -2.4%
2013 10,062 -0.6%
2012 10,118 2.2%
2011 9,901 -

Race / Ethnicity in Decatur

White
90.3% (8,761)
African American
0.9% (91)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (34)
Two Or More
0.9% (88)
Hispanic
7.5% (726)
Race Decatur IN USA
White 90.3% 78.4% 60.1%
African American 0.9% 9.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.0% 2.3% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.9% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.5% 7.1% 18.2%

Gender in Decatur

Female
49.1% (4,766)
Male
50.9% (4,934)
Gender Decatur IN USA
Female 49.1% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 50.9% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Decatur for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (291)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (679)
High School / GED
45.0% (4,365)
Some College
23.0% (2,231)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (873)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (970)
Master's Degree
3.0% (291)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Decatur IN USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 45.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Decatur, Indiana

Less than $10,000
4.1% (39,887)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.3% (90,693)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.7% (84,008)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.2% (127,907)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.5% (170,022)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.7% (229,519)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (137,489)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.8% (75,541)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (13,370)
$200,000 or more
0.2% (1,559)
Income Decatur IN USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 5.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.7% 9.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.2% 9.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.5% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.7% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 13.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.8% 14.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.2% 4.5% 8.3%

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