Living in South Bend, IN

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

South Bend, Indiana Info Snack

Population
102,037
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
23.6%
Median Home
$85,200
Median Income
$40,265
Median Rent
$789

South Bend SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8.5

South Bend, IN Crime Report

5,653
Total Crimes
5,545.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
123.90%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
South Bend
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 5,653 5,545.2 2,341.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,357 1,331.1 370.8 366.7
Murder 14 13.7 5.6 5.0
Robbery 267 261.9 79.2 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1,020 1,000.5 249.3 250.2
Property Crime 4,296 4,214.1 1,971.0 2,109.9
Burglary 867 850.5 323.7 340.5
Larceny 2,868 2,813.3 1,443.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 561 550.3 203.8 219.9

South Bend, IN Cost Of Living

87
South Bend's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense South Bend Indiana National Average
Overall 87 89 100
Services 108 97 100
Groceries 95 92 100
Health 101 94 100
Housing 53 72 100
Transportation 96 100 100
Utilities 93 99 100

South Bend, IN Photos

South Bend Studebaker Museum New
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Palace Theaterc Morris Performing Arts Centerc In South Bend
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Four Winds Field At Coveleski Stadium Gate D Closeup
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South Bend Indiana Courthouse
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South Bend Tribune Street View
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Rankings for South Bend in Indiana

Map Of South Bend, IN

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Population over time in South Bend

Year Population % Change
2019 102,037 -0.2%
2018 102,233 0.3%
2017 101,928 0.9%
2016 101,037 0.4%
2015 100,590 0.2%
2014 100,422 -0.4%
2013 100,863 -0.4%
2012 101,282 -0.4%
2011 101,708 -0.4%
2010 102,073 -

Race / Ethnicity in South Bend

White
52.4% (53,439)
African American
26.2% (26,758)
American Indian
0.3% (300)
Asian
1.4% (1,468)
Hawaiian
0.1% (105)
Other
0.4% (411)
Two Or More
3.4% (3,494)
Hispanic
15.7% (16,062)
Race South Bend IN USA
White 52.4% 79.1% 60.7%
African American 26.2% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 2.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 15.7% 6.9% 18.0%

Gender in South Bend

Female
52.1% (53,121)
Male
47.9% (48,916)
Gender South Bend IN USA
Female 52.1% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in South Bend for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (5,101)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (10,203)
High School / GED
31.0% (31,631)
Some College
21.0% (21,427)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (7,142)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (15,305)
Master's Degree
7.0% (7,142)
Professional Degree
2.0% (2,040)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (2,040)
Education South Bend IN USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For South Bend, Indiana

Less than $10,000
10.8% (1,105,877)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (657,441)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.1% (1,337,105)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (1,290,013)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (1,569,922)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (1,809,881)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (1,007,194)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.3% (947,403)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (275,411)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (203,449)
Income South Bend IN USA
Less than $10,000 10.8% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.1% 9.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.3% 14.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 4.2% 7.7%

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