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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Valparaiso is 34,428. Valparaiso, Indiana is the 1,157th largest city in the US.
Valparaiso is located entirely in Porter County.
The current population of Valparaiso (34,428) is it's peak population.
Valparaiso has grown 21.8% since the 2000. Valparaiso, Indiana's growth is about average. 42% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Valparaiso has a population density of 2,043.1 people per square mile.
|1153||Del Rio, Texas||34,584||1.7%|
|1159||American Fork, Utah||34,422||52.1%|
|1161||Pleasant Hill, California||34,304||3.7%|
The total voting age population of Valparaiso, Indiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 26,224. The voting age population is 49.3% male and 50.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.0% of the residents of Valparaiso are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Valparaiso are 91.4% White, 3.3% Black, 2.6% Asian, 1.6% Two or more races, 0.7% Other, 0.2% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 7.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Valparaiso, 12.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.9%. On a per-household basis, 7.1% of families are below the poverty line in Valparaiso.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.8% of Valparaiso residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.9% of Valparaiso residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 40.7% have a bachelor's degree and 15.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Valparaiso residents aged 5 and older, 6.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Valparaiso is 4.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Valparaiso, 10.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Valparaiso is $59,533.
In Valparaiso, 55.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.3% of housing units in Valparaiso.
Of all the housing units in Valparaiso, 13.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Valparaiso, 17.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Valparaiso is $925.
In Valparaiso, 81.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.