fort wayne Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,820 5.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 46,828 34.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 38,241 28.1 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 29,681 21.8 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 14,678 10.8 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 120,716 88.6 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 36,651 26.9 % 26.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 258,144 - -
19 years old and under 74,387 28.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 87,860 34.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 60,790 23.5 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 35,107 13.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 212,500 93.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 13,617 6.0 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 543 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 34,362 35.6 % 33.5 %
Married 44,004 45.6 % 50.5 %
Separated 1,494 1.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 16,554 17.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 113,912 - -
Occupied Housing Units 103,574 90.9 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 10,338 9.1 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 78,011 68.5 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 3,064 2.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 4,676 4.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 4,364 3.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 6,064 5.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 6,176 5.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 8,776 7.7 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 2,781 2.4 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 16,540 14.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 13,344 11.7 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 20,096 17.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 19,455 17.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 20,173 17.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 16,471 14.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 24,299 21.3 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 218 0.2 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 77,585 68.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 863 0.8 % 4.1 %
Wood 266 0.2 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 266 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 77 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 192,349 78.6 % 75.5 %
African-American 38,066 15.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 872 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 11,179 4.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 2,314 0.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 44,977 55,775
Median Family Income 53,634 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 24,945 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 56.25 %
  • Temperature 64.37 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.85 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 11.3
    [CDD] 0.54
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