Coles County Population 2017

Coles County's estimated population is 52,343 with a growth rate of -0.42% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Coles County is the 27th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201652,343-220-0.42%
201552,563-149-0.28%
201452,712-334-0.63%
201353,046-298-0.56%
201253,344-257-0.48%
201153,601-294-0.55%
201053,8952,2514.36%
199051,644-616-1.18%
198052,2604,4459.30%
197047,8154,95511.56%
196042,8602,5326.28%
195040,3281,8584.83%
194038,4701,1553.10%
193037,3152,2076.29%
192035,1085911.71%
191034,5173711.09%
190034,1464,05313.47%
189030,0933,05111.28%
188027,0421,8077.16%
187025,23511,03277.67%
186014,2034,86852.15%
18509,335-281-2.92%
18409,6160.00%

Coles County Population Growth

Population Data via

Coles County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White48,87593.37%
Black or African American2,0954.00%
Two or More Races8401.60%
Asian5591.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native1430.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander510.10%

Coles County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Coles County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Charleston2183321133-700-3.21%
Mattoon1855518028-527-2.84%
Oakland880876-4-0.45%
Ashmore785762-23-2.93%
Humboldt437429-8-1.83%
Lerna286281-5-1.75%
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