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Muncie Metro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Muncie Area is 117,441. The Muncie Area population density is 296.64 people per square mile, which is higher than the state average density of 179.64 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Muncie Area is white, which represent 88.96% of the total population. The average Muncie Area education level is about the same as the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 117,441. #333

Population Density, #104

Muncie Area
296.64 per square mile
179.64 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:104,481 (88.96%, #372)
Black:6,300 (5.36%, #361)
Hispanic:2,313 (1.97%, #733)
Asian:1,389 (1.18%, #375)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):249 (0.21%, #682)
One Race, Other:695 (0.59%, see rank)
Two or More Races:4,327 (3.68%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:476 (34.27%, see rank)
Chinese:396 (28.51%, see rank)
Filipino:96 (6.91%, see rank)
Japanese:54 (3.89%, see rank)
Korean:159 (11.45%, see rank)
Vietnamese:16 (1.15%, see rank)
Asian, Other:192 (13.82%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

79,771 (67.92%) out of the total population of 117,441 reported first ancestry.

 Muncie Area% of the Total PopulationIndianaU.S.
Arab2340.20%, see rank0.28%0.56%
Czech1120.10%, see rank0.26%0.47%
Danish710.06%, see rank0.18%0.42%
Dutch1,9971.70%, see rank1.97%1.40%
English12,69610.81%, see rank8.65%8.02%
French2,4102.05%, see rank2.51%3.34%
German23,84720.31%, see rank23.81%15.03%
Greek2390.20%, see rank0.36%0.41%
Hungarian2690.23%, see rank0.56%0.46%
Irish14,10412.01%, see rank11.76%10.80%
Italian2,7512.34%, see rank2.69%5.52%
Norwegian6930.59%, see rank0.57%1.42%
Polish1,9751.68%, see rank3.17%3.01%
Portuguese270.02%, see rank0.06%0.44%
Russian1710.15%, see rank0.37%0.92%
Scotch-Irish1,3471.15%, see rank0.88%0.99%
Scottish2,3522.00%, see rank1.73%1.72%
Subsaharan African7870.67%, see rank0.90%0.95%
Swedish9610.82%, see rank0.90%1.27%
Swiss4270.36%, see rank0.59%0.30%
Ukrainian840.07%, see rank0.15%0.31%
American13,07411.13%, see rank11.14%7.12%
Welsh7460.64%, see rank0.55%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 56,296 (47.94%, see rank)
Females: 61,145 (52.06%, see rank)

Muncie Area
Male: 47.94%
Female: 52.06%
Male: 49.23%
Female: 50.77%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Muncie Area
34.80 years old
37.20 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Muncie Area
33.60 years old
35.90 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Muncie Area
35.70 years old
38.50 years old
38.80 years old

 Muncie Area% of the Total PopulationIndianaU.S.
Under 5 years6,0865.18%, see rank6.48%6.36%
5 to 9 years6,1715.25%, see rank6.81%6.51%
10 to 14 years6,3345.39%, see rank6.87%6.59%
15 to 19 years11,0539.41%, see rank7.09%6.85%
20 to 24 years16,60814.14%, see rank7.21%7.13%
25 to 34 years12,68810.80%, see rank12.78%13.47%
35 to 44 years12,48710.63%, see rank12.70%12.96%
45 to 54 years14,47412.32%, see rank14.04%14.09%
55 to 64 years13,54411.53%, see rank12.43%12.29%
65 to 74 years9,7838.33%, see rank7.52%7.64%
75 to 84 5,9805.09%, see rank4.22%4.25%
85 years and over2,2331.90%, see rank1.84%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Muncie AreaIndianaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population71,189, 100%4,287,819209,056,129
Less Than High School8,548, 12.01%, see rank12.39%13.67%
High School Graduate25,211, 35.41%, see rank34.96%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree20,867, 29.31%, see rank29.03%29.09%
Bachelor Degree9,240, 12.98%, see rank15.11%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree7,323, 10.29%, see rank8.51%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.35, see rank13.2913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Muncie Area IndianaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten2,85780.36%19.64%68.29%31.71%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)9,62995.92%, see rank4.08%, see rank88.34%11.66%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)5,41495.31%, see rank4.69%, see rank90.81%9.19%90.60%9.40%
College18,50396.92%, see rank3.08%, see rank78.80%21.20%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School2,01389.72%, see rank10.28%, see rank71.77%28.23%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Muncie AreaIndianaU.S.
Total Households46,239, 100%2,492,183116,211,092
Average Household Size2.37, see rank2.552.63
1 Person Households13,642, 29.50%, see rank27.83%27.57%
2 or More Person Households32,597, 70.50%, see rank72.17%72.43%
Family Households (Families)27,710, 59.93%, see rank66.45%66.22%
Average Family Size2.98, see rank3.203.32
Married-Couple Family19,799, 42.82%, see rank49.49%48.42%
Nonfamily Households18,529, 40.07%, see rank33.55%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Muncie Area%IndianaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total98,850see rank5,223,072252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over46,935100%, see rank2,545,970123,281,364
Never Married19,26541.05%, see rank33.08%35.77%
Married21,34145.47%, see rank52.85%52.04%
Widowed1,1352.42%, see rank2.57%2.57%
Divorced5,19411.07%, see rank11.50%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over51,915100%, see rank2,677,102129,692,771
Never Married18,44135.52%, see rank27.13%29.48%
Married21,72541.85%, see rank50.10%49.19%
Widowed5,0419.71%, see rank9.23%9.16%
Divorced6,70812.92%, see rank13.54%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Muncie Area%IndianaU.S.
Native115,01597.93%, see rank95.22%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence90,05176.68%, see rank68.43%58.73%
Born in Different State24,25220.65%, see rank26.16%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
7120.61%, see rank0.62%1.42%
Foreign Born2,4262.07%, see rank4.78%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship8450.72%, see rank1.72%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship1,5811.35%, see rank3.06%7.09%
Born In Europe3120.27%, see rank0.64%1.53%
Born In Asia1,2991.11%, see rank1.51%3.82%
Born In Africa870.07%, see rank0.28%0.55%
Born In Oceania420.04%, see rank0.02%0.07%
Born In Latin America5110.44%, see rank2.22%6.83%
Born In Northern America1750.15%, see rank0.10%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Muncie Area%IndianaU.S.
English44,30795.82%, see rank91.16%79.39%
Spanish9582.07%, see rank4.71%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages5351.16%, see rank2.48%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages3010.65%, see rank1.24%3.36%
Other1380.30%, see rank0.42%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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