Rensselaer SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
4
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
5,757
Unemployment
2.6%
Poverty
15.9%
Median Home
$114,900
Median Income
$44,394
Median Rent
$718

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Map Of Rensselaer, IN

Population over time in Rensselaer

Year Population % Change
2017 5,757 2.2%
2016 5,631 5.1%
2015 5,359 -2.5%
2014 5,495 -5.0%
2013 5,787 -0.4%
2012 5,812 -3.8%
2011 6,040 -0.7%
2010 6,085 -2.6%
2009 6,248 -
Crime/100k Rensselaer IN USA
Violent Crime 426.3 382.3 368.9
Murder 17.1 6.5 5.0
Robbery 0.0 88.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 307.0 251.6 246.8
Property Crime 3154.8 2179.3 2199.5
Burglary 528.6 377.6 376.0
Larceny 2609.1 1572.7 1594.6
Car Theft 17.1 229.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Rensselaer

White
88.1% (5,073)
African American
2.4% (141)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.9% (52)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (65)
Hispanic
7.4% (426)
Race Rensselaer IN USA
White 88.1% 79.5% 61.1%
African American 2.4% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 2.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.4% 6.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Rensselaer, Indiana

Less than $10,000
8.0% (46,036)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (24,732)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (77,135)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.0% (74,686)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.5% (95,011)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.4% (77,380)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.4% (88,889)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.2% (82,032)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (9,794)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Rensselaer IN USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 634.1% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 458.7% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 1026.8% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.0% 1050.0% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.5% 1434.5% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.4% 1930.0% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.4% 1313.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.2% 1330.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 443.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 378.5% 697.9%

Gender in Rensselaer

Female
51.1% (2,940)
Male
48.9% (2,817)
Gender Rensselaer IN USA
Female 51.1% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rensselaer for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (230)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (805)
High School / GED
38.0% (2,187)
Some College
20.0% (1,151)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (460)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (633)
Master's Degree
4.0% (230)
Professional Degree
1.0% (57)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Rensselaer IN USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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