Rensselaer SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9

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Rensselaer, Indiana Info Snack

Rensselaer is a city located along the Iroquois River in Marion Township, Jasper County, Indiana, United States. The population was 5,885 at the 2013 census. The city is the county seat of Jasper County. Rensselaer is home to Saint Joseph's College.
Population
5,631
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
16.5%
Median Home
$120,200
Median Income
$42,912
Median Rent
$712

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Map Of Rensselaer, IN

Population over time in Rensselaer

Year Population % Change
2017 5,631 5.1%
2016 5,359 -2.5%
2015 5,495 -5.0%
2014 5,787 -0.4%
2013 5,812 -3.8%
2012 6,040 -0.7%
2011 6,085 -2.6%
2010 6,248 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rensselaer

White
89.8% (5,059)
African American
2.7% (153)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.8% (43)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.0% (56)
Hispanic
5.7% (320)
Race Rensselaer IN USA
White 89.8% 79.8% 61.5%
African American 2.7% 9.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 2.1% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.7% 6.7% 17.6%

Household Income For Rensselaer, Indiana

Less than $10,000
8.6% (48,426)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (24,776)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.5% (87,280)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (49,552)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.3% (103,047)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (104,173)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (55,746)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.4% (75,455)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (11,825)
$200,000 or more
0.4% (2,252)
Income Rensselaer IN USA
Less than $10,000 8.6% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 4.9% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.5% 10.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 10.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.3% 14.7% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 19.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 12.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.4% 12.6% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 4.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.4% 3.4% 6.3%

Gender in Rensselaer

Female
50.5% (2,841)
Male
49.5% (2,789)
Gender Rensselaer IN USA
Female 50.5% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rensselaer for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.7% (211)
9-12th Grade
13.5% (759)
High School / GED
35.3% (1,988)
Some College
21.4% (1,205)
Associate's Degree
8.9% (500)
Bachelor's Degree
11.4% (641)
Master's Degree
3.9% (218)
Professional Degree
1.1% (60)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (45)
Education Rensselaer IN USA
< 9th Grade 3.7% 3.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.5% 7.9% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.3% 33.8% 27.3%
Some College 21.4% 20.7% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.9% 8.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.4% 16.1% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.9% 6.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 1.0% 1.4%

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