INDIANAPOLIS (WHAS11) – New numbers show Indiana’s population continues to grow at a rate slower than the national average.
The population growth is increasing faster than four neighboring states.
A Census Bureau report for the past year shows the number of people grew about 33,000 giving Indiana a .51 percent growth rate.
The population is estimated to have grown by .7 percent.
Indiana’s growth rate between 2012 and 2013 was better than neighboring states of Kentucky, Illinois, Michigan and Ohio.