|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of La Porte is 22,383. La Porte, Indiana is the 1,712th largest city in the US.
La Porte is located entirely in LaPorte County.
The peak population of La Porte was in 2020, when its population was 22,395. In 2020, La Porte was the 1,708th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,712th largest city in the US. La Porte is currently 0.1% smaller than it was in 2020.
La Porte has grown 3.6% since the 2000. La Porte, Indiana's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
La Porte has a population density of 1,891.3 people per square mile.
|1707||North Plainfield, New Jersey||22,497||3.4%|
|1708||Central Falls, Rhode Island||22,464||18.5%|
|1709||Roselle, New Jersey||22,432||5.3%|
|1710||Junction City, Kansas||22,429||18.5%|
|1712||La Porte, Indiana||22,383||3.6%|
|1715||North Salt Lake, Utah||22,300||152.8%|
The total voting age population of La Porte, Indiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,907. The voting age population is 46.3% male and 53.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.9% of the residents of La Porte are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of La Porte are 87.0% White, 5.0% Other, 4.0% Two or more races, 3.4% Black, 0.3% American Indian, 0.3% Asian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 12.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In La Porte, 19.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.4%. On a per-household basis, 15.4% of families are below the poverty line in La Porte.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.3% of La Porte residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.3% of La Porte residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.6% have a bachelor's degree and 5.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among La Porte residents aged 5 and older, 11.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in La Porte is 7.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In La Porte, 8.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in La Porte is $41,231.
In La Porte, 60.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.5% of housing units in La Porte.
Of all the housing units in La Porte, 35.7% of them were build before 1940.
In La Porte, 8.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 850 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in La Porte is $695.
In La Porte, 77.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.