Rensselaer, IN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
6,151
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
9.4%
Median Home
$112,700
Median Income
$48,989
Median Rent
$742

Rensselaer SnackAbility

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

Rensselaer, IN Crime Report

165
Total Crimes
2,832.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
20.74%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Rensselaer
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 165 2,832.6 2,140.9 2,346.0
Violent Crime 10 171.7 357.7 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 7.5 6.5
Robbery 1 17.2 62.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 6 103.0 253.0 279.7
Property Crime 155 2,660.9 1,783.2 1,958.2
Burglary 30 515.0 280.4 314.2
Larceny 125 2,145.9 1,274.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 0 0.0 228.5 246.0

Rensselaer, IN Cost Of Living

89
Rensselaer's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Rensselaer Indiana National Average
Overall 89 86 100
Services 97 93 100
Groceries 99 93 100
Health 99 94 100
Housing 65 74 100
Transportation 112 95 100
Utilities 90 96 100

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Rankings for Rensselaer in Indiana

Map Of Rensselaer, IN

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Population over time in Rensselaer

Year Population % Change
2020 6,151 6.8%
2019 5,757 2.2%
2018 5,631 5.1%
2017 5,359 -2.5%
2016 5,495 -5.0%
2015 5,787 -0.4%
2014 5,812 -3.8%
2013 6,040 -0.7%
2012 6,085 -2.6%
2011 6,248 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rensselaer

White
87.7% (5,395)
African American
1.0% (64)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.8% (47)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (160)
Hispanic
7.9% (485)
Race Rensselaer IN USA
White 87.7% 78.4% 60.1%
African American 1.0% 9.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.8% 2.3% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.9% 7.1% 18.2%

Gender in Rensselaer

Female
52.8% (3,245)
Male
47.2% (2,906)
Gender Rensselaer IN USA
Female 52.8% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 47.2% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rensselaer for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (246)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (676)
High School / GED
41.0% (2,521)
Some College
20.0% (1,230)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (676)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (553)
Master's Degree
3.0% (184)
Professional Degree
1.0% (61)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Rensselaer IN USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 41.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Rensselaer, Indiana

Less than $10,000
7.5% (46,041)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (19,658)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (58,975)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.8% (85,100)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.5% (107,603)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (101,654)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.1% (111,483)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (70,356)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (11,381)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (2,845)
Income Rensselaer IN USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 5.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 9.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.8% 9.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.5% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.1% 13.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 14.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 4.5% 8.3%

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