South Bend, IN

103,757 Population
41.4 square miles 2,491.3 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.6%
was 1.6%
Ranked 4th Highest in IN
Population Density
2,491.3
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
55.7%
was 52.2%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
8.5%
was 7.3%
Ranked 5th Highest in IN
Percent Under 18
28.4%
was 26.2%
Ranked 2nd Highest in IN
Percent 65 and Over
11.2%
was 12.4%
Ranked 8th Highest in IN

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
4.2
was 5.7
Ranked 13th Lowest in IN
Percent Living in Poverty
25.9%
was 28.1%
Ranked 8th Lowest in IN
Median Household Income
$36,273
was $34,446
Ranked 7th Highest in IN
Gini Income Distribution
 
44.1
46.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
16.8
was 8.9
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
711.2
was 659.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
5,343.7
was 4,855.5
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
45,535
was 47,402
Ranked 4th Highest in IN
Median Rent
$711
was $696
Ranked 10th Highest in IN
Total Building Permits
0
 
Occupied Housing Units
37,197
was 40,476
 
Homeownership Rate
59.4%
was 58.5%
Ranked 5th Highest in IN
Single Family Building Permits
0
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,101.3
was 1,146.3
Ranked 6th Highest in IN
Rental Vacancy Rate
35.6%
was 29.2%
Ranked 2nd Highest in IN
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.7
was 2.5
Ranked 2nd Highest in IN
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
0.0
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
96.5%
was 94.0%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
81.7%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.0%
was 98.2%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
82.8%
was 83.3%
Ranked 10th Highest in IN
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
22.8%
was 23.2%
Ranked 6th Highest in IN

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