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Capital City:
Indianapolis
State FLower:
Peony
State Bird:
Cardinal
State #19 Admitted to Union:
December 11, 1816
    People Facts Indiana USA
Population, 2010 6,483,802 308,745,538
Population, 2000 6,080,485 281,421,906
Persons under 5 years old, percent, 2006 6.8% 6.8%
Persons under 18 years old, percent, 2006 25.0% 24.6%
Persons 65 years old and over, percent, 2006 12.4% 12.4%
Female persons, percent, 2006 50.7% 50.7%
White persons, percent, 2006 88.3% 80.1%
Black persons, percent, 2006 8.9% 12.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2006 0.3% 1.0%
Asian persons, percent, 2006 1.3% 4.4%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2006 1.1% 1.6%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2006 4.8% 14.8%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2006 83.9% 66.4%
Living in same house in 1995 and 2000, pct 5 yrs old & over 55.0% 54.1%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2000 3.1% 11.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2000 6.4% 17.9%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2000 82.1% 80.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2000 19.4% 24.4%
Persons with a disability, age 5+, 2000 1,054,757 49,746,248
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 22.6 25.5
 
Housing units, 2006 2,756,331 126,316,181
Homeownership rate, 2000 71.4% 66.2%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2000 19.2% 26.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2000 $94,300 $119,600
 
Households, 2000 2,336,306 105,480,101
Persons per household, 2000 2.53 2.59
Median household income, 2004 $43,217 $44,334
Per capita money income, 1999 $20,397 $21,587
Persons below poverty, percent, 2004 11.1% 12.7%
    Business Facts
Private nonfarm establishments, 2005 149,871 7,499,702
Private nonfarm employment, 2005 2,610,899 116,317,003
Private nonfarm employment, percent change 2000-2005 -1.5% 2.0%
Nonemployer establishments, 2005 363,853 20,392,068
Total number of firms, 2002 433,907 22,974,655
Black-owned firms, percent, 2002 3.2% 5.2%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2002 27.4% 28.2%
 
Manufacturers shipments, 2002 ($1000) 160,924,188 3,916,136,712
Wholesale trade sales, 2002 ($1000) 79,806,006 4,634,755,112
Retail sales, 2002 ($1000) 67,261,298 3,056,421,997
Retail sales per capita, 2002 $10,922 $10,615
Accommodation and foodservices sales, 2002 ($1000) 9,409,270 449,498,718
Building permits, 2006 29,069 1,838,903
Federal spending, 2004 ($1000) 37,918,452 2,143,781,727
    Geography Facts
Land area, 2000 (square miles) 35,866.90 3,537,438.44
Persons per square mile, 2000 169.5 79.6