StatisticNearnorthwestSouth BendIndiana
Population density (sq mi)3,0762,433188
Median age36.633.237.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1857%51%43%
Speak Englishn/a85%92%
Speak Spanishn/a11%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Nearnorthwest is 26% higher than South Bend
  • The median age in Nearnorthwest is 10% higher than South Bend
  • In Nearnorthwest 49.90% of the population is White
  • In Nearnorthwest 41.49% of the population is Black
  • In Nearnorthwest 1.50% of the population is Asian

Compare South Bend, IN Demographics


      Nearnorthwest population breakdown by race

      RaceNearnorthwestSouth BendIndiana
      American Indian0.15%0.46%0.24%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.18%0.04%
      Mixed race4.94%4.40%2.22%
      Other race2.02%4.51%2.30%
      In Nearnorthwest, 14.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Nearnorthwest age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Nearnorthwest, South Bend, IN demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).