fort wayne Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 7,582 5.5 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 49,495 36.0 % 32.8 %
Some College 35,558 25.9 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 29,629 21.5 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 15,265 11.1 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 121,988 88.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 37,683 27.4 % 27.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 256,023 - -
19 years old and under 72,562 28.3 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 89,609 35.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 61,921 24.2 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 31,931 12.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 211,353 94.0 % 84.8 %
Spanish 13,171 5.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 362 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 35,099 36.6 % 33.2 %
Married 44,542 46.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 1,766 1.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 14,514 15.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 114,194 - -
Occupied Housing Units 100,239 87.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 13,955 12.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 79,703 69.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 3,037 2.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 2,856 2.5 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 4,978 4.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 6,977 6.1 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 6,132 5.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 7,699 6.7 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 2,762 2.4 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 50 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 15,890 13.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 14,982 13.1 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 19,648 17.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 16,928 14.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 23,321 20.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 16,096 14.1 % 13.1 %
Electric 22,842 20.0 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 268 0.2 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 75,646 66.2 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 862 0.8 % 4.2 %
Wood 64 0.1 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 349 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 208 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 188,136 77.0 % 75.7 %
African-American 37,046 15.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 374 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 11,591 4.7 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 7,200 2.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 43,257 53,657
Median Family Income 54,413 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 23,838 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 65.63 %
  • Temperature 83.25 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.41 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.13
    [CDD] 7.47
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com