Steuben County, IN

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Population

34,459

0.525% growth

Poverty Rate

10.1%


Median Age

42.7


Median Household Income

$52,749

4.62% growth

Number of Employees

17,154

3.61% growth

Median Property Value

$136,300

4.85% growth

About

In 2017, Steuben County, IN had a population of 34.5k people with a median age of 42.7 and a median household income of $52,749. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Steuben County, IN grew from 34,279 to 34,459, a 0.525% increase and its median household income grew from $50,418 to $52,749, a 4.62% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Steuben County, IN are White (Non-Hispanic) (94%), White (Hispanic) (3.24%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.62%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.479%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.238%). N/A% of the people in Steuben County, IN speak a non-English language, and 98.2% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Steuben County, IN are Trine University (591 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in Steuben County, IN is $136,300, and the homeownership rate is 77.8%. Most people in Steuben County, IN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Steuben County, IN is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Total Confirmed Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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Economy

The economy of Steuben County, IN employs 17.2k people. The largest industries in Steuben County, IN are Manufacturing (4,932 people), Retail Trade (2,251 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,526 people), and the highest paying industries are Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($54,074), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($47,083), and Public Administration ($43,182).

Median household income in Steuben County, IN is $52,749. Males in Steuben County, IN have an average income that is 1.39 times higher than the average income of females, which is $42,677. The income inequality in Steuben County, IN (measured using the Gini index) is 0.456, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$52,749

2017 value

± $2,174

4.62%

1 Year Growth

± 5.54%

Households in Steuben County, IN have a median annual income of $52,749, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $50,418 in 2016, which represents a 4.62% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$59,508

Average Male Salary

± $1,197

$42,677

Average Female Salary

± $917

In 2017, full-time male employees in Indiana made 1.39 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $60,595 ± $7,828

  2. White

    $45,279 ± $744

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $41,920 ± $17,388

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Indiana workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.34 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Steuben County, IN is from Indiana.

0.456

2017 Wage GINI

0.457

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Indiana was 0.456 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0682% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for Indiana was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Indiana in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 9709

  2. Census Tract 9711

  3. Census Tract 9712

In 2017, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Steuben County, IN was Census Tract 9709 with a value of $73,817, followed by Census Tract 9711 and Census Tract 9712, with respective values of $63,810 and $61,944.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Steuben County, IN colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

10.1% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Steuben County, IN (3.33k out of 32.8k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 35 - 44.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    3,186 ± 374

  2. Two Or More

    123 ± 90

  3. Hispanic

    53 ± 132

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Steuben County, IN is White, followed by Two Or More and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

17.2k

2017 Value

± 760

3.61%

1 Year growth

± 6.16%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Steuben County, IN grew at a rate of 3.61%, from 16.6k employees to 17.2k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Steuben County, IN, are Production Occupations (2,694 people), Sales & Related Occupations (2,209 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,879 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Steuben County, IN.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Steuben County, IN, by number of employees, are Production Occupations (2,694 people), Sales & Related Occupations (2,209 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,879 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Steuben County, IN has an unusually high number of residents working as Production Occupations (2.71 times higher than expected), Material Moving Occupations (1.96 times), and Transportation Occupations (1.61 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Steuben County, IN, by median earnings, are Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations ($71,250), Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($63,382), and Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($58,571).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

17.2k

2017 Value

± 760

3.61%

1 Year growth

± 6.16%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Steuben County, IN grew at a rate of 3.61%, from 16.6k employees to 17.2k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Steuben County, IN, are Manufacturing (4,932 people), Retail Trade (2,251 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,526 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Steuben County, IN, though some of these residents may live in Steuben County, IN and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Steuben County, IN, by number of employees, are Manufacturing (4,932 people), Retail Trade (2,251 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,526 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Steuben County, IN has an unusually high number of Manufacturing (2.84 times higher than expected), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (1.71 times), and Transportation & Warehousing (1.42 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Steuben County, IN, by median earnings, are Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($54,074), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($47,083), and Public Administration ($43,182).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Indiana to other states, or from other states to Indiana.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $73.5B

  2. $45.8B

  3. $42.5B

In 2015, the top outbound Indiana product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $73.5B, followed by Base metals ($45.8B) and Mixed freight ($42.5B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Indiana products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$487B

2020 Value

$698B

Projected 2045 Value

43.3% growth

In 2020, total outbound Indiana trade was $487B. This is expected to increase 43.3% to $698B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Indiana trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Indiana to other states, or from other states to Indiana.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $44.4B

  2. $36.8B

  3. $34.9B

In 2015, the top outbound Indiana domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Ohio with $44.4B, followed by Michigan with $36.8B and Illinois and $34.9B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Indiana shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

90.6% of the population of Steuben County, IN has health coverage, with 51.3% on employee plans, 11% on Medicaid, 14.5% on Medicare, 11.6% on non-group plans, and 2.17% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the county of Steuben County, IN was $8,300 in 2014. This is a 4.76% increase from the previous year ($7,923).

Primary care physicians in Steuben County, IN see 2864 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.175% increase from the previous year (2859 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2624 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1264 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Jay County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (15.4%). Additionally, Grant County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.1%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,864 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Steuben County, IN see an average of 2,864 patients per year. This represents a 0.175% increase from the previous year (2,859 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Steuben County, IN in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

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Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,300

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,078

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$8,285

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$10,714

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Indiana (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.76%, from $7,923 to $8,300.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

9.42%

Uninsured

51.3%

Employer Coverage

11%

Medicaid

14.5%

Medicare

11.6%

Non-Group

2.17%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Steuben County, IN declined by 17% from 11.4% to 9.42%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Steuben County, IN changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 15.4% prevalence

  2. 15.1% prevalence

  3. 15% prevalence

Jay County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Indiana, at 15.4%.

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Diversity

Steuben County, IN is home to a population of 34.5k people, from which 98.2% are citizens. As of 2017, 2.21% of Steuben County, IN residents were born outside of the country (760 people).

In 2017, there were 29 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (32.4k people) in Steuben County, IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.12k White (Hispanic) and 558 Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Age

Age by Nativity

43

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.4

43

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 11

In 2017, the median age of all people in Steuben County, IN was 42.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 43, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 43. But people in Steuben County, IN are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Steuben County, IN residents was 42.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

2.21%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

760 people

2.17%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

744 people

As of 2017, 2.21% of Steuben County, IN residents (760 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Steuben County, IN was 2.17%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    106,451 ± 7,946 people

  2. India

    28,953 ± 4,168 people

  3. China

    22,599 ± 3,684 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Indiana was Mexico, the natal country of 106,451 Indiana residents, followed by India with 28,953 and China with 22,599.

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Citizenship

98.2%

2017 Citizenship

98.3%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 98.2% of Steuben County, IN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Steuben County, IN was 98.3%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Steuben County, IN

  1. White (Non-Hispanic)

    32.4k ± 33

  2. White (Hispanic)

    1.12k ± 56

  3. Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic)

    558 ± 82.6

In 2017, there were 29 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (32.4k people) in Steuben County, IN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.12k White (Hispanic) and 558 Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 7 races represented in Steuben County, IN as a share of the total population.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    918 ± 141

  2. Gulf War (1990s)

    329 ± 108

  3. Korea

    261 ± 75

Steuben County, IN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.79 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2017, universities in Steuben County, IN awarded 591 degrees. The student population of Steuben County, IN is skewed towards men, with 2,392 male students and 1,904 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Steuben County, IN are White (319 and 81.6%), followed by Unknown (34 and 8.7%), Hispanic or Latino (15 and 3.84%), and Black or African American (10 and 2.56%).

The largest universities in Steuben County, IN by number of degrees awarded are Trine University (591 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Steuben County, IN are Engineering & Industrial Management (176 and 29.8%), CAD/CADD Drafting & Design Technology (45 and 7.61%), and Mechanical Engineering (41 and 6.94%).

The median tuition costs in Steuben County, IN are $31,080 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Steuben County, IN was Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration with 32 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Steuben County, IN according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

591 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$31,080

Median Private

In 2017, the Steuben County, IN institution with the largest number of graduating students was Trine University with 591 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

409

Degrees Awarded to Men

182

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 409 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Steuben County, IN, which is 2.25 times more than the 182 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    319 degrees awarded

  2. Unknown

    34 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    15 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Steuben County, IN were to White students. These 319 degrees mean that there were 9.38 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 34 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Steuben County, IN was $136,300 in 2017, which is 0.593 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $130,000 to $136,300, a 4.85% increase. The homeownership rate in Steuben County, IN is 77.8%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Steuben County, IN have an average commute time of 21.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Steuben County, IN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$136,300

2017 Median

± $5,716

$130,000

2016 Median

± $6,030

In 2017, the median property value in Steuben County, IN grew to to $136,300 from the previous year's value of $130,000.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Steuben County, IN compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Steuben County, IN the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

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$52,749

Median Household Income

± $2,174

13.8k

Number of Households

± 714

In 2017, the median household income of the 13.8k households in Steuben County, IN grew to $52,749 from the previous year's value of $50,418.

The following chart displays the households in Steuben County, IN distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Steuben County, IN distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Steuben County, IN the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

77.8%

2017 Homeownership

76.8%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 77.8% of the housing units in Steuben County, IN were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 76.8%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Steuben County, IN compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

21.2 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Steuben County, IN have a shorter commute time (21.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 2.25% of the workforce in Steuben County, IN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    82%

  2. Carpooled

    9.99%

  3. Worked At Home

    3.7%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Steuben County, IN was Drove Alone (82%), followed by those who Carpooled (9.99%) and those who Worked At Home (3.7%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Steuben County, IN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Steuben County, IN have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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