Living in Fort Wayne, IN

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Fort Wayne, Indiana Info Snack

Population
265,752
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
16.0%
Median Home
$115,100
Median Income
$49,411
Median Rent
$764

Fort Wayne SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Fort Wayne, IN Crime Report

8,411
Total Crimes
3,122.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
26.08%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Fort Wayne
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 8,411 3,122.5 2,341.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 974 361.6 370.8 366.7
Murder 26 9.7 5.6 5.0
Robbery 357 132.5 79.2 81.6
Aggravated Assault 446 165.6 249.3 250.2
Property Crime 7,437 2,760.9 1,971.0 2,109.9
Burglary 990 367.5 323.7 340.5
Larceny 5,879 2,182.5 1,443.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 568 210.9 203.8 219.9

Fort Wayne, IN Cost Of Living

84
Fort Wayne's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Fort Wayne Indiana National Average
Overall 84 89 100
Services 96 97 100
Groceries 86 92 100
Health 105 94 100
Housing 61 72 100
Transportation 96 100 100
Utilities 92 99 100

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Population over time in Fort Wayne

Year Population % Change
2019 265,752 0.6%
2018 264,052 0.6%
2017 262,450 0.6%
2016 260,954 1.5%
2015 257,059 0.5%
2014 255,784 0.5%
2013 254,435 0.3%
2012 253,617 -0.2%
2011 254,228 0.2%
2010 253,721 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fort Wayne

White
67.0% (178,127)
African American
14.8% (39,377)
American Indian
0.2% (456)
Asian
4.7% (12,454)
Hawaiian
0.0% (119)
Other
0.1% (377)
Two Or More
4.0% (10,513)
Hispanic
9.2% (24,329)
Race Fort Wayne IN USA
White 67.0% 79.1% 60.7%
African American 14.8% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 4.7% 2.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.0% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.2% 6.9% 18.0%

Gender in Fort Wayne

Female
51.7% (137,269)
Male
48.3% (128,483)
Gender Fort Wayne IN USA
Female 51.7% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fort Wayne for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (15,945)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (18,602)
High School / GED
28.0% (74,410)
Some College
22.0% (58,465)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (26,575)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (47,835)
Master's Degree
7.0% (18,602)
Professional Degree
1.0% (2,657)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (2,657)
Education Fort Wayne IN USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Fort Wayne, Indiana

Less than $10,000
6.6% (1,765,817)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (1,315,394)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (2,990,778)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.9% (3,171,644)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.8% (4,197,552)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (5,156,694)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (3,343,792)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.8% (2,862,726)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (938,962)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (831,837)
Income Fort Wayne IN USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 9.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.9% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.8% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 14.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 4.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 4.2% 7.7%

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