Brown County, Illinois Population 2018

Brown County, Illinois's estimated population is 6,716 with a growth rate of -1.76% 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
20176,716-120-1.76%
20166,836921.36%
20166,744-56-0.82%
20156,800-34-0.50%
20146,834-27-0.39%
20136,861-27-0.39%
20126,888100.15%
20116,878-41-0.59%
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
White5,441
Black or African American1,262
Two or More Races80
Asian48
Some Other Race3
American Indian and Alaska Native2

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Brown County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Brown County, Illinois Median Age

37.4


Total

35.7


Male

42


Female

Brown County, Illinois Adults

There are 5,790 adults, (896 of which are seniors) in Brown County, Illinois.

Brown County, Illinois Age Dependency

39.6

Age Dependency Ratio

18.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Brown County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

2,416

35.34%

Male

4,420

64.66%

Brown County, Illinois Households and Families

Brown County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brown County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All77.5%22.5%
Male73.1%26.9%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Female60.8%39.2%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brown County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1302.3777.5
Married1,1253.0288.6
Non Family7841.2264.9
Female1433.3660.8
Male782.6973.1

2.98

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brown County, Illinois Households

Brown County, Illinois Education

Brown County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1422.85%
9th to 12th Grade56211.29%
High School Graduate1,95139.18%
Some College1,15023.10%
Associates Degree4629.28%
Bachelors Degree54310.91%
Graduate Degree1693.39%

Brown County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,7483,466694
Black99068615
Hispanic20699
Multiple Races44363
Asian198
Native American22

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 native american people with a rate of 18.52%.

Brown County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,055$39,727$29,519
Less Than High School$$$36,146
High School Grad$29,240$31,875$26,522
Some College$37,578$46,875$27,383
Bachelors Degree$46,897$52,083$40,298
Graduate Degree$37,841$38,977$35,938

$35,055

Average Earnings

$39,727

Average Male

$29,519

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 largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.87% of the population.

Brown County, Illinois Poverty

Brown County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,89756611.56%
Asian401435.00%
Multiple54611.11%
Black19526.32%

11.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.72%

Male Poverty Rate

12.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brown County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Illinois is Asian, with 35.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Illinois is Multiple, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.17%.

Brown County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.19%
High School14.43%
Some College8.36%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Brown County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed87.27%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Male Employed6.82%
Female Employed4.77%

Brown County, Illinois Income

Brown County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,500$65,255
Families$69,143$75,852
Married Families$76,761$
Non Families$27,841$45,966

Brown County, Illinois Marital Status

Brown County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Brown County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Brown County, Illinois Veterans

Brown County, Illinois Veterans by War

458

Number of Veterans

433

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam200
First Gulf War87
Second Gulf War45
Korea33
World War II12

Brown County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54164
65 to 74120
75+88
55 to 6486
18 to 34

Brown County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3888.72%
Black705.58%

Brown County, Illinois Veterans by Education

7.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brown County, Illinois Employment Status

Brown County, Illinois Employment by Age

46.9%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Brown County, Illinois Employment by Race

Brown County, Illinois Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  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