|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Universal is 281. Universal, Indiana is the 15,359th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Universal was in 2000, when its population was 425. In 2000, Universal was the 14,120th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,359th largest city in the US. Universal is currently 33.9% smaller than it was in 2000.
Universal has shrunk 33.8% since the year 2000. Universal, Indiana's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|15354||Lac La Belle, Wisconsin||281||-34.4%|
|15356||Port Clinton, Pennsylvania||281||-3.4%|
|15360||Vaughn, New Mexico||281||-47.8%|
|15361||West Sullivan, Missouri||281||219.3%|
|15364||Franklin, New York||280||-30.1%|
The total voting age population of Universal, Indiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 266. The voting age population is 43.2% male and 56.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.5% of the residents of Universal are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Universal are 97.5% White and 2.5% Other. Additionally, 2.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Universal, 13.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.8%. On a per-household basis, 15.7% of families are below the poverty line in Universal.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.7% of Universal residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.0% of Universal residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.6% have a bachelor's degree and 2.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Universal residents aged 5 and older, 2.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Universal is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Universal, 10.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Universal is $47,500.
In Universal, 92.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 7.8% of housing units in Universal.
Of all the housing units in Universal, 43.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Universal, 19.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Universal is $-1,333,333,334.
In Universal, 72.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.