In 2017, Porter County, IN had a population of 167k people with a median age of 39.4 and a median household income of $65,979. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Porter County, IN grew from 167,016 to 167,391, a 0.225% increase and its median household income grew from $64,874 to $65,979, a 1.7% increase.
The population of Porter County, IN is 84% White Alone, 9.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 3.27% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in Porter County, IN speak a non-English language, and 98.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Porter County, IN are Valparaiso University (1,455 degrees awarded in 2016), Don Roberts Beauty School (12 degrees), and Lil Lou's Beauty and Barber College-Portage (1 degrees).
The median property value in Porter County, IN is $173,100, and the homeownership rate is 75.4%. Most people in Porter County, IN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26 minutes. The average car ownership in Porter County, IN is 2 cars per household.