Fort Wayne, IN, US

place
Fort Wayne is in the state of Indiana, United States of America. Fort Wayne has a population of 0.08 percent of the United States population. There are a vast network of streets in Fort Wayne.

You may find demographics, education information about Fort Wayne, as well as a list of nearby locations, further down this page.

Demographics of Fort Wayne

Total Population of Fort Wayne

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Total Population chart statistics
Total262,450262,450321,004,407321,004,407
According to 2017 US Census, the population of Fort Wayne is 262,450 people. This represents 0.08% of the total 321,004,407 citizens of the United States of America.
Following is the data table for total population statistics:
Total PopulationFort WayneUS
Total262,450
0.1% of US
321,004,407
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Gender of Fort Wayne

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Gender chart statistics
Male47.7%47.7%52.3%52.3%
Female48.8%48.8%51.2%51.2%
According to 2017 US Census statistics figures, Fort Wayne has 98,196 male residents (47.7 percent) and 107,755 female citizens (52.3 percent). In comparison, the proportions of male and female citizens in the United States of America are 48.8 percent and 51.2 percent, respectively.
Gender statistics is shown in the table below:
GenderFort WayneUS
Male98,196
47.7% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
126,850,422
48.8%
Female107,755
52.3% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
133,142,237
51.2%
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Income of Fort Wayne

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Income per Household chart statistics
< $10k7.8%7.8%6.7%6.7%
$10k - $25k17.7%17.7%14.6%14.6%
$25k - $40k18.3%18.3%14%14%
$40k - $60k18.7%18.7%16.2%16.2%
$60k - $100k22.9%22.9%22.3%22.3%
$100k - $125k5.8%5.8%8.6%8.6%
$125k - $150k3.5%3.5%5.4%5.4%
$150k - $200k2.7%2.7%5.8%5.8%
> $200k2.6%2.6%6.3%6.3%
According to 2017 US Census data, the most common income levels in Fort Wayne are: $60 000 to $99 999 (22.9 percent), $40 000 to $59 999 (18.7 percent) and $25 000 to $39 999 (18.3 percent).
Detailed statistics for income is shown in the table below:
IncomeFort WayneUS
Total104,842
100% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
118,825,921
100%
< $10k8,145
7.8% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
7,942,251
6.7%
$10k - $25k18,579
17.7% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
17,406,019
14.6%
$25k - $40k19,226
18.3% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
16,663,066
14%
$40k - $60k19,574
18.7% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
19,261,515
16.2%
$60k - $100k24,004
22.9% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
26,454,560
22.3%
$100k - $125k6,110
5.8% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
10,273,788
8.6%
$125k - $150k3,680
3.5% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
6,428,069
5.4%
$150k - $200k2,830
2.7% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
6,931,136
5.8%
> $200k2,694
2.6% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
7,465,517
6.3%
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Median Age of Fort Wayne

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Median Age chart statistics
Total34.934.937.837.8
Male33.433.436.536.5
Female36.136.139.139.1
According to 2017 US census data, the average male age in Fort Wayne is 33.4 and the average female age is 36.1. In comparison United States of America average male age 33.4 and average female age is 36.1.
The data table for median age is as follows:
Median AgeFort WayneUS
Total34.937.8
Male33.436.5
Female36.139.1
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Age Groups of Fort Wayne

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Age Groups chart statistics
<18 years25.7%25.7%22.9%22.9%
18 - 24 years10.1%10.1%9.7%9.7%
25 - 34 years14.4%14.4%13.7%13.7%
35 - 49 years18.2%18.2%19.2%19.2%
50 - 64 years18.3%18.3%19.6%19.6%
65 - 84 years11.5%11.5%13%13%
>85 years1.9%1.9%1.9%1.9%
According to 2017 US Census statistics, the major age groups in Fort Wayne are: < 18 (25.7 percent), 50 - 64 (18.3 percent), and 35 - 49 (18.2 percent).
The data table for age groups is as follows:
Age GroupsFort WayneUS
Total262,450
100% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
321,004,407
100%
<18 years67,396
25.7% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
73,601,279
22.9%
18 - 24 years26,543
10.1% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
31,131,484
9.7%
25 - 34 years37,706
14.4% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
44,044,173
13.7%
35 - 49 years47,813
18.2% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
61,618,015
19.2%
50 - 64 years47,900
18.3% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
62,877,067
19.6%
65 - 84 years30,150
11.5% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
41,590,866
13%
>85 years4,942
1.9% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
6,141,523
1.9%
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Marital Status of Fort Wayne

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Marital Status chart statistics
Married46.2%46.2%50.2%50.2%
Never Married34.8%34.8%33.1%33.1%
Divorced13.2%13.2%10.9%10.9%
Widowed5.9%5.9%5.8%5.8%
As per 2017 US Census data Fort Wayne dominant marital statuses are: Now married (46.2%) and Never married (34.8%).
The marital status data table is as follows:
Marital StatusFort WayneUS
Total205,951
100% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
259,992,659
100%
Married95,054
46.2% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
130,528,964
50.2%
Never Married71,621
34.8% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
86,087,136
33.1%
Divorced27,100
13.2% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
28,212,237
10.9%
Widowed12,176
5.9% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
15,164,322
5.8%
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Education of Fort Wayne

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Education Level chart statistics
No Schooling1.3%1.3%1.4%1.4%
Unifinished High-school10.1%10.1%11.2%11.2%
High-school Diploma24.3%24.3%23.3%23.3%
GED or alt. creds4.7%4.7%4%4%
Unfinished College23%23%20.8%20.8%
Associate's degree9.8%9.8%8.3%8.3%
Bachelor's degree17.6%17.6%19.1%19.1%
Master's degree7%7%8.4%8.4%
Professional School degree1.5%1.5%2%2%
Doctorate degree0.7%0.7%1.4%1.4%
As per 2017 US Census data Fort Wayne dominant household education levels are: High-school Diploma (24.3%), Unfinished College (23%) and Bachelor's degree (17.6%).
Detailed statistics for education is shown in the table below:
EducationFort WayneUS
No Schooling2,259
1.3% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
3,121,238
1.4%
Unifinished High-school16,996
10.1% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
24,315,876
11.2%
High-school Diploma40,935
24.3% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
50,496,716
23.3%
GED or alt. creds7,903
4.7% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
8,596,896
4%
Unfinished College38,686
23% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
44,935,834
20.8%
Associate's degree16,521
9.8% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
17,917,481
8.3%
Bachelor's degree29,652
17.6% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
41,377,068
19.1%
Master's degree11,841
7% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
18,154,808
8.4%
Professional School degree2,546
1.5% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
4,393,328
2%
Doctorate degree1,172
0.7% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
2,962,399
1.4%
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Languages Spoken of Fort Wayne

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Languages Spoken chart statistics
English only88%88%78.7%78.7%
Spanish6.4%6.4%13.2%13.2%
Other Indo-European2%2%3.6%3.6%
Asian and Pacific3%3%3.5%3.5%
Other Languages0.5%0.5%1%1%
As per 2017 US Census data Fort Wayne dominant spoken languages are: only English (88%), Spanish (6.4%) and Asian and Pacific Islands (3%).
Detailed statistics for languages spoken is shown in the table below:
Languages SpokenFort WayneUS
Total243,611
100% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
301,150,892
100%
English only214,401
88% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
236,929,699
78.7%
Spanish15,508
6.4% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
39,769,281
13.2%
Other Indo-European4,985
2% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
10,907,675
3.6%
Asian and Pacific Islands7,406
3% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
10,409,087
3.5%
Other Languages1,311
0.5% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
3,135,150
1%
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Ethnic Diversity of Fort Wayne

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Ethnic Diversity chart statistics
White74.2%74.2%73%73%
African American15%15%12.7%12.7%
American Indian0.2%0.2%0.8%0.8%
Asian4.3%4.3%5.4%5.4%
Hawaiian & Pacific0.1%0.1%0.2%0.2%
Two+ ethnicities4.2%4.2%3.1%3.1%
Other2.1%2.1%4.8%4.8%
As per 2017 US census data Fort Wayne dominant ethnic diversity groups are: White (74.2%), African American (15%) and Asian (4.3%).
The data table for ethnic diversity is as follows:
Ethnic DiversityFort WayneUS
Total262,450
100% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
321,004,407
100%
White194,837
74.2% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
234,370,202
73%
African American39,257
15% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
40,610,815
12.7%
American Indian & Alaska Native485
0.2% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
2,632,102
0.8%
Asian11,236
4.3% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
17,186,320
5.4%
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander145
0.1% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
570,116
0.2%
Two or more ethnicities10,971
4.2% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
10,081,044
3.1%
Other5,519
2.1% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
15,553,808
4.8%
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Household Types of Fort Wayne

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Household Types chart statistics
Family Households61%61%65.9%65.9%
Non-family Households39%39%34.1%34.1%
Fort Wayne family households are 61% and non-family households 39% as per 2017 US census data. In comparison United States of America family households contains 65.9% and non-family households 34.1%.
The household types data table is as follows:
Household TypesFort WayneUS
Total104,842
100% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
118,825,921
100%
Family households,
Married-couple family
43,409
41.4% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
57,459,352
48.4%
Family households,
Other family
20,573
19.6% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
20,839,351
17.5%
Family households,
Other family,
Male householder no wife present
5,004
4.8% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
5,747,150
4.8%
Family households,
Other family,
Female householder no husband present
15,569
14.8% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
15,092,201
12.7%
Nonfamily households,
Householder living alone
34,003
32.4% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
32,863,560
27.7%
Nonfamily households,
Householder not living alone
6,857
6.5% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
7,663,658
6.4%
Family Households63,982
61% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
78,298,703
65.9%
Non-family Households40,860
39% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
40,527,218
34.1%
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Employment Industries of Fort Wayne

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Employment Industries chart statistics
Agriculture0.2%0.2%1.3%1.3%
Construction4.8%4.8%6.4%6.4%
Manufacturing17.8%17.8%10.3%10.3%
Wholesale3.1%3.1%2.7%2.7%
Retail12.3%12.3%11.4%11.4%
Utilities0.5%0.5%0.8%0.8%
Information2.1%2.1%2.1%2.1%
Finance & Insurance4.7%4.7%4.6%4.6%
Real Estate1.6%1.6%1.9%1.9%
Sci & Tech Services4.8%4.8%6.9%6.9%
Company Management0.1%0.1%0.1%0.1%
Administrative Services3.7%3.7%4.3%4.3%
Educational Services7.6%7.6%9.3%9.3%
Health Care14.7%14.7%13.8%13.8%
Arts & Entertainment1.8%1.8%2.2%2.2%
Accommodation & Food Services8.7%8.7%7.5%7.5%
Public Administration2.3%2.3%4.7%4.7%
Other Services5.1%5.1%4.9%4.9%
As per 2017 US census data Fort Wayne dominant household income ranges are: Manufacturing (17.8%), Health care and social assistance (14.7%), Retail trade (12.3%) and Accommodation and food services (8.7%).
The employment industries data table is as follows:
Employment IndustriesFort WayneUS
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting301
0.2% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
1,958,431
1.3%
Construction6,018
4.8% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
9,564,541
6.4%
Manufacturing22,182
17.8% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
15,477,389
10.3%
Wholesale3,851
3.1% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
4,042,867
2.7%
Retail15,311
12.3% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
17,167,000
11.4%
Utilities600
0.5% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
1,257,353
0.8%
Information2,637
2.1% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
3,173,300
2.1%
Finance & Insurance5,910
4.7% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
7,001,182
4.6%
Real Estate1,977
1.6% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
2,907,138
1.9%
Scientific & Technical Services5,969
4.8% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
10,416,745
6.9%
Company Management103
0.1% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
144,719
0.1%
Administrative & Waste Management Services4,678
3.7% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
6,439,693
4.3%
Educational Services9,515
7.6% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
13,931,235
9.3%
Health Care & Social Assistance18,422
14.7% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
20,850,113
13.8%
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation2,304
1.8% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
3,283,165
2.2%
Accommodation & Food Services10,897
8.7% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
11,303,481
7.5%
Public Administration2,824
2.3% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
7,025,870
4.7%
Other Services6,353
5.1% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
7,371,226
4.9%
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Means of Transportation of Fort Wayne

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Means of Transportation chart statistics
Car, Truck or Van96.5%96.5%89.9%89.9%
Public Transportation1.1%1.1%5.4%5.4%
Walk1.3%1.3%2.9%2.9%
Motorcycle or Bicycle1.1%1.1%1.9%1.9%
As per 2017 US census data Fort Wayne dominant types of transportation to work are: Car truck or van (96.5%).
The means of transportation data table is as follows:
Means of TransportationFort WayneUS
Car, Truck or Van114,069
96.5% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
127,053,717
89.9%
Public Transportation1,315
1.1% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
7,607,907
5.4%
Walk1,508
1.3% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
4,049,337
2.9%
Taxicab, Motorcycle, Bicycle or Other1,324
1.1% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
2,693,671
1.9%
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Time of Commute of Fort Wayne

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Time of Commute to Work chart statistics
< 10 mins13.2%13.2%12.7%12.7%
10-15 mins18.2%18.2%13.6%13.6%
15-20 mins21.7%21.7%15.3%15.3%
20-25 mins20%20%14.6%14.6%
25-30 mins7.5%7.5%6.4%6.4%
30-35 mins9.2%9.2%13.7%13.7%
35-45 mins3.1%3.1%6.8%6.8%
45-50 mins3.3%3.3%8.1%8.1%
> 60 mins3.8%3.8%8.9%8.9%
As per 2017 US census data Fort Wayne dominant travel time to work ranges are: 15-20 minutes, 20-25 minutes and 10-15 minutes.
Following is the data table for time of commute statistics:
Time of CommuteFort WayneUS
< 10 mins15,645
13.2% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
17,921,724
12.7%
10-15 mins21,554
18.2% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
19,241,335
13.6%
15-20 mins25,627
21.7% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
21,633,308
15.3%
20-25 mins23,638
20% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
20,585,782
14.6%
25-30 mins8,888
7.5% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
8,998,679
6.4%
30-35 mins10,872
9.2% of Fort Wayne,
0.1% of US
19,345,968
13.7%
35-45 mins3,656
3.1% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
9,634,261
6.8%
45-50 mins3,886
3.3% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
11,464,394
8.1%
> 60 mins4,450
3.8% of Fort Wayne,
0% of US
12,579,181
8.9%
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Education of Fort Wayne

Schools in Fort Wayne

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Colleges in Fort Wayne

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Universities in Fort Wayne

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Locations in Fort Wayne