GovernmentBack to top
Governor:Eric Holcomb (R)
Treasurer:Kelly Mitchell (R)
Senators:Joe Donnelly (D)
Todd Young (R)
Entered Union:December 11, 1816
U.S. Representatives:9
AreaBack to top
Total Area94,326 km2 / 36,419 mi2
Land Area92,789 km2 / 35,826 mi2
Water Area1,537 km2 / 593 mi2
Water Area Percentage1.63 %
Time Zone Back to top
Standard TimeGMT -6
Daylight-Saving TimeGMT -5
WeatherBack to top
Record High Temperature116°F / 47°C , Collegeville (July 14, 1936)
Record Low Temperature-36°F / -38°C , New Whiteland (January 19, 1994)
GDPBack to top
Total Gross Domestic Product (USD Billions)$336,411 (2015)
Per Capita Real GDP (USD)$45,136 (2015)
PopulationBack to top
Population6,619,680 (2015)
Under 19 Population1,771,292 / 26.758% (2015)
65 and older Population965,324 / 14.583% (2015)
Male Population3,253,089 / 49.143% (2015)
Female Population3,366,591 / 50.857% (2015)
Non-English Speaker (at home) 198,648 (2013)
Net International Immigration 22,440 (2015)
Birth Rate (per 1,000)84,080 per 1,000 (2014)
Percent of People Under Poverty Level (%)15.2% (2014)
Major CitiesBack to top
CityPopulation (2015)
Indianapolis853,173
Fort Wayne260,326
Evansville119,943
EmploymentBack to top
Employment 3,079,800 (2016)
Average Weekly Wage (USD)$815 (2016)
Unemployment Rate (%)4.5% (2016)
ExpendituresBack to top
Per Capita State Spending (USD)$4,132 (2014)
Energy Expenditures per Person (USD)$4,132 (2014)
Expenditures of State and Local Government Employee-Retirement Systems (USD Thousands)$2,891 (2015)
RevenueBack to top
Per Capita Personal Income (USD)$41,940 (2015)
State Internal Revenue Collection (USD Thousands)$57,973 (2015)
Cash and Security Holdings by State Government (USD Thousands)$60,139 (2014)
Per Capita State Tax Collection (USD)$2,564 (2014)
EducationBack to top
High School Graduation Rate (%)87.6% (2014)
Percent of Population with a Bachelor's Degree (%)23.6% (2014)
Percent of Population with an Advanced Degree (%)8.5% (2014)
LogisticsBack to top
Public Road Length (Miles)97,553 Miles (2015)
Gas Tax Rate (%)31.2% (2016)
Number of Public Airports 100 (2015)
Main AirportsBack to top
CodeNameCity
EVVEvansville RegionalEvansville
FWAFort Wayne InternationalFort Wayne
GYYGary/Chicago InternationalGary
INDIndianapolis InternationalIndianapolis
SBNSouth BendSouth Bend
PortsBack to top
Buffington
Burns Waterway Harbor
Fort Wayne
Gary
Indiana Harbor
Indianapolis
Mount Vernon
Owensboro

Sources:
Air Nav (2009)
American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) (2009)
Bureau of Business and Economic Research (2009)
Bureau of Labor Statistics (2009)
Bureau of Transportation (2008)
Education Portal (2010)
Federal Aviation Administration (2009)
Internal Revenue Service (2009)
National Association of State Budget Officers (2008)
National Climatic Data Center (2009)
National Governors Association (2011)
Tax Foundation (2008)
U.S. Census Bureau (2000, 2007, 2008, 2009)
U.S. Department of Commerce Bureau of Economic Analysis (2009)
U.S. Energy Information Administration (2008)
U.S. House of Representatives (2011)
United States Senate (2011)