|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wakarusa is 2,039. Wakarusa, Indiana is the 7,539th largest city in the US.
The current population of Wakarusa (2,039) is it's peak population.
Wakarusa has grown 21.0% since the 2000. Wakarusa, Indiana is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 80% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|7533||Sac City, Iowa||2,041||-14.2%|
|7534||East McKeesport, Pennsylvania||2,040||-18.5%|
|7541||Spencer, West Virginia||2,038||-13.6%|
|7542||Lookout Mountain, Tennessee||2,037||2.2%|
The total voting age population of Wakarusa, Indiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,418. The voting age population is 47.2% male and 52.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.7% of the residents of Wakarusa are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wakarusa are 93.8% White, 3.7% Asian, 1.3% Black, 0.9% Two or more races, 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 3.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wakarusa, 5.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.5%. On a per-household basis, 4.1% of families are below the poverty line in Wakarusa.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.0% of Wakarusa residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.3% of Wakarusa residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.1% have a bachelor's degree and 6.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wakarusa residents aged 5 and older, 10.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 4.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wakarusa is 7.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wakarusa, 11.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wakarusa is $65,673.
In Wakarusa, 79.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 20.7% of housing units in Wakarusa.
Of all the housing units in Wakarusa, 32.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Wakarusa, 22.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 150 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wakarusa is $740.
In Wakarusa, 78.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.