|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wabash is 10,349. Wabash, Indiana is the 3,077th largest city in the US.
Wabash is located entirely in Wabash County.
The peak population of Wabash was in 1990, when its population was 12,491. In 1990, Wabash was the 2,051st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,077th largest city in the US. Wabash is currently 17.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Wabash has shrunk 11.5% since the year 2000. Wabash, Indiana's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Wabash has a population density of 1,200.3 people per square mile.
|3073||Hackettstown, New Jersey||10,355||14.4%|
|3075||New Richmond, Wisconsin||10,350||59.5%|
|3080||Tipp City, Ohio||10,331||11.6%|
|3082||Oneida, New York||10,329||-5.8%|
The total voting age population of Wabash, Indiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 8,065. The voting age population is 46.1% male and 53.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.0% of the residents of Wabash are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wabash are 96.7% White, 1.4% Two or more races, 0.8% Other, 0.5% Black, 0.4% Asian and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 2.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wabash, 15.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.9%. On a per-household basis, 10.6% of families are below the poverty line in Wabash.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.0% of Wabash residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.1% of Wabash residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.7% have a bachelor's degree and 4.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wabash residents aged 5 and older, 3.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wabash is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wabash, 10.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wabash is $44,973.
In Wabash, 66.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.5% of housing units in Wabash.
Of all the housing units in Wabash, 42.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Wabash, 4.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 240 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wabash is $663.
In Wabash, 70.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.