Fort Wayne, IN has a population of 260,954 and is the 75th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,359 per sq mi which is 1214% higher than the Indiana average and 2504% higher than the national average. The median age in Fort Wayne is 35 which is approximately 7% lower than the Indiana average of 37. In Fort Wayne, 52% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 88% speak English and 6% speak Spanish. 65% of Fort Wayne residents were born in Indiana, 26% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 8% were foreign born.