IN

National Population : 333,590,059
Indiana State Population : 6,842,150

About Fort Wayne, IN

Fort Wayne, IN is located in Allen County in the state of Indiana.

The total City Population for Fort Wayne is about 334,122 with about 943 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 340,225.

The Average Home Value is $115,862.50, which is roughly 4% lower than the Average Home Value of $120,925.00 for the state of Indiana, and roughly 39% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $53,132.81, which is roughly 3% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,001.00 for the state of Indiana, and roughly 8% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Fort Wayne is about 6.2%.

Indiana is ranked #38 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.63 out of 100.

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Voting

Allen County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 20.51% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 54.46%
Democratic: 43.29%
Libertarian: 2.2%
Other: 0.03%
Green: 0.02%


Nearby Locations

New Haven, IN (8.15 mi.)
Yoder, IN (9.76 mi.)
Roanoke, IN (10.59 mi.)
Hoagland, IN (11.54 mi.)
Huntertown, IN (11.70 mi.)
Churubusco, IN (12.09 mi.)
Leo Cedarville, IN (12.47 mi.)
Leo Cedarvle, IN (12.47 mi.)
Leo, IN (12.47 mi.)
Grabill, IN (13.26 mi.)
Ossian, IN (13.95 mi.)
Laotto, IN (15.34 mi.)
Woodburn, IN (15.44 mi.)
Monroevl, IN (15.68 mi.)
Monroeville, IN (15.68 mi.)
Spencerville, IN (16.56 mi.)
Columbia City, IN (17.05 mi.)
Uniondale, IN (17.07 mi.)
Harlan, IN (18.82 mi.)
Markle, IN (18.95 mi.)
Garrett, IN (19.02 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 46802, 46803, 46804, 46805, 46806, 46807, 46808, 46809, 46814, 46815, 46816, 46818, 46819, 46825, 46835, 46845
Latitude : 41.045654
Longitude : -85.305928
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 817 ft.
Area Code(s) : 260

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.51
Male Population Estimate : 43.67%
Female Population Estimate : 46.10%
Median Age : 35.1
Male Median Age : 34.2
Female Median Age : 36.3

White Population Estimate : 71.24%
Black Population Estimate : 13.78%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 6.51%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.26%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.11%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.89%
Other Population Estimate : 3.59%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fort Wayne specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Allen County: About 9 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Allen County: About 296 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Allen County is about 58% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 3% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.