Living in Decatur, IN

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Decatur SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Decatur, IN Crime Report

151
Total Crimes
1,575.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-38.66%
Below National Average

Decatur, IN Cost Of Living

81
Decatur's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Decatur, Indiana Info Snack

Decatur is a city in Root and Washington townships, Adams County, Indiana, United States. It is the county seat of Adams County. Decatur is home to Adams Memorial Hospital, which was designated as one of the "Top 100" Critical Access Hospitals in the United States. The population of Decatur was 9,405 at the 2010 census.
Population
10,331
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
16.3%
Median Home
$93,100
Median Income
$43,528
Median Rent
$595

Decatur, IN Photos

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Rankings for Decatur in Indiana

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Map Of Decatur, IN

Population over time in Decatur

Year Population % Change
2017 10,331 8.7%
2016 9,502 1.3%
2015 9,384 3.3%
2014 9,084 -4.5%
2013 9,511 -3.2%
2012 9,821 -2.4%
2011 10,062 -0.6%
2010 10,118 2.2%
2009 9,901 -
Crime/100k Decatur IN USA
Violent Crime 177.4 382.3 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.5 5.0
Robbery 10.4 88.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 146.1 251.6 246.8
Property Crime 1398.0 2179.3 2199.5
Burglary 104.3 377.6 376.0
Larceny 1189.4 1572.7 1594.6
Car Theft 104.3 229.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Decatur

White
90.2% (9,316)
African American
2.7% (276)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.3% (29)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (27)
Hispanic
6.6% (683)
Race Decatur IN USA
White 90.2% 79.5% 61.1%
African American 2.7% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 2.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.6% 6.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Decatur, Indiana

Less than $10,000
6.4% (66,591)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.1% (84,054)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.9% (133,648)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (131,553)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (160,657)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.0% (247,971)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (119,212)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.3% (75,206)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.9% (9,546)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (4,656)
Income Decatur IN USA
Less than $10,000 6.4% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.1% 4.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.9% 10.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 10.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.0% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.3% 13.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.9% 4.4% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 3.8% 7.0%

Gender in Decatur

Female
49.9% (5,157)
Male
50.1% (5,173)
Gender Decatur IN USA
Female 49.9% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 50.1% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Decatur for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (206)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,033)
High School / GED
43.0% (4,442)
Some College
25.0% (2,582)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (826)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (826)
Master's Degree
3.0% (309)
Professional Degree
1.0% (103)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Decatur IN USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 43.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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