Statewide Claims to Fame

Muncie is 7th in Indiana out of 127 other cities in Income below poverty line

Muncie is 8th in Indiana out of 127 other cities in Housing units

Muncie is 10th in Indiana out of 118 other cities in Current population (2012)

Muncie is 10th in Indiana out of 127 other cities in Households

Muncie is 12th in Indiana out of 107 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Muncie is 15th in Indiana out of 119 other cities in Retail sales

Muncie is 15th in Indiana out of 127 other cities in Size in square miles

Muncie is 16th in Indiana out of 115 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Muncie is 17th in Indiana out of 127 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Muncie is 18th in Indiana out of 127 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Muncie Rank Indiana US
Current population (2012) 70,087 10th 6,537,334 313,914,040
Size in square miles 27.2 15th 35,826.1 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,577 18th 181 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Muncie Rank Indiana US
Residents younger than 5 5.5% 114th 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 17.8% 121st 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.0% 79th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Muncie Rank Indiana US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 80.6% 105th 86.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 21.3% 48th 22.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Muncie Rank Indiana US
Race - White 84.0% 96th 86.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 10.9% 21st 9.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 47th 0.4% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.2% 41st 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 17th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.8% 20th 1.8% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.3% 98th 6.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 82.8% 87th 81.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Muncie Rank Indiana US
Female residents 52.5% 27th 50.8% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.6% 73rd 4.5% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Muncie Rank Indiana US
Housing units 31,958 8th 2,800,614 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 29.6% 19th 18.5% 25.9%
Households 27,975 10th 2,472,870 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 53.5% 116th 71.1% 66.1%
Home median value $74,800 112th $123,300 $186,200
People per household 2.2 115th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Muncie Rank Indiana US
Income per capita $16,782 117th $24,497 $27,915
Income per household $30,200 121st $48,393 $52,762
Income below poverty line 31.4% 7th 14.1% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Muncie Rank Indiana US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 3,739 16th 482,847 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,044,609 15th $78,745,589 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $15,385 69th $12,408 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $139,890 12th $11,669,759 $613,795,732

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