Brown County, Illinois Population 2019

Brown County, Illinois's estimated population is 6,611 with a growth rate of -0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brown County, Illinois is the 92nd largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20186,556-55-0.83%
20176,611-16-0.24%
20166,627-121-1.79%
20156,748-85-1.24%
20146,833-30-0.44%
20136,863-25-0.36%
20126,88890.13%
20116,879-40-0.58%
20106,9191,08318.56%
19905,8364257.85%
19805,411-175-3.13%
19705,586-624-10.05%
19606,210-922-12.93%
19507,132-921-11.44%
19408,0531612.04%
19307,892-1,444-15.47%
19209,336-1,061-10.20%
191010,397-1,160-10.04%
190011,557-394-3.30%
189011,951-1,090-8.36%
188013,0418366.85%
187012,2052,26722.81%
18609,9382,74038.07%
18507,1983,01572.08%
18404,1830.00%

Brown County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,195
Black or African American1,463
Two or More Races64
Asian41
Some Other Race25
American Indian and Alaska Native3

Brown County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

Brown County, Illinois Median Age

38.7


Total

38.2


Male

42.4


Female

Brown County, Illinois Adults

There are 5,747 adults, (930 of whom are seniors) in Brown County, Illinois.

Brown County, Illinois Age Dependency

41

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Brown County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

2,431

35.80%

Male

4,360

64.20%

Brown County, Illinois Households and Families

Brown County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brown County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
All78.8%21.2%
Male73.8%26.2%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Female57.1%42.9%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0662.3378.8
Married1,0832.9990.2
Non Family7711.2267.3
Female1473.0257.1
Male652.8873.8

2.92

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brown County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1883.72%
9th to 12th Grade63112.50%
High School Graduate1,91137.86%
Some College1,15322.85%
Associates Degree5009.91%
Bachelors Degree4899.69%
Graduate Degree1753.47%

Brown County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6153,327644
Black1,19077817
Hispanic217101
Multiple Races36363
Other Race237
Asian129
Native American33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.81%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,683$43,772$31,151
Less Than High School$16,597$$36,136
High School Grad$32,333$38,516$26,393
Some College$35,500$50,324$27,734
Bachelors Degree$47,768$68,558$39,500
Graduate Degree$40,114$42,679$35,750

$35,683

Average Earnings

$43,772

Average Male

$31,151

Average Female

Brown County, Illinois Language

Brown County, Illinois Language by Age

Brown County, Illinois Language

94.92% of Brown County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 5.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.53% of the population.

Brown County, Illinois Poverty

Brown County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,66852511.25%
Asian411741.46%
Multiple54814.81%
Black20735.00%

11.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.67%

Male Poverty Rate

13.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brown County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Illinois is Asian, with 41.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Illinois is White, with 11.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.79%.

Name Poverty
High School15.11%
Less Than High School14.98%
Some College8.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.79%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed87.50%
Male Unemployed15.49%
Female Employed6.77%
Male Employed6.00%

Brown County, Illinois Income

Brown County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,289$69,582
Families$73,050$79,411
Married Families$78,861-
Non Families$30,417$51,086

Brown County, Illinois Marital Status

Brown County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.8%

Male Marriage Rate

54.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Brown County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Brown County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Brown County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Brown County, Illinois Veterans

426

Number of Veterans

410

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam192
First Gulf War74
Korea33
Second Gulf War31
World War II12

Brown County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3448.18%
Black825.63%

Brown County, Illinois Veterans by Education

5.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brown County, Illinois Employment Status

43.2%

Labor Force Participation

41.1%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Brown County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mount Sterling20251938-87-4.30%
Versailles478456-22-4.60%
Mound Station122119-3-2.46%
Ripley8684-2-2.33%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990