Douglas County, Illinois Population 2018

Douglas County, Illinois's estimated population is 19,748 with a growth rate of -0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Douglas County, Illinois is the 58th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,748-22-0.11%
201619,77010.01%
201619,769-83-0.42%
201519,852-65-0.33%
201419,917550.28%
201319,862-28-0.14%
201219,890210.11%
201119,869-118-0.59%
201019,9875232.69%
199019,464-310-1.57%
198019,7747774.09%
197018,997-246-1.28%
196019,2432,53715.19%
195016,706-884-5.03%
194017,590-324-1.81%
193017,914-1,690-8.62%
192019,604130.07%
191019,5914942.59%
190019,0971,4288.08%
189017,6691,81611.46%
188015,8532,36917.57%
187013,4846,34488.85%
18607,1400.00%

Douglas County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White19,096
Two or More Races276
Some Other Race150
Asian135
Black or African American58
American Indian and Alaska Native55

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

Douglas County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Douglas County, Illinois Median Age

38


Total

37.2


Male

39.4


Female

Douglas County, Illinois Adults

There are 14,748 adults, (3,203 of which are seniors) in Douglas County, Illinois.

Douglas County, Illinois Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

10,027

50.72%

Male

9,743

49.28%

Douglas County, Illinois Households and Families

Douglas County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Douglas County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All73.6%26.4%
Male62.2%37.8%
Non Family59.5%40.5%
Female54.8%45.2%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Douglas County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5622.5973.6
Married4,1623.2185.6
Non Family2,4901.259.5
Female6243.754.8
Male2863.2762.2

3.22

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Douglas County, Illinois Households

Douglas County, Illinois Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,35810.34%
9th to 12th Grade7455.67%
High School Graduate4,63335.27%
Some College2,86521.81%
Associates Degree1,0247.80%
Bachelors Degree1,92714.67%
Graduate Degree5834.44%

Douglas County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,24010,4042,428
Hispanic65140919
Other Race1309514
Asian1008427
Multiple Races746423
Black44351
Native American282812

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 42.86%.

Douglas County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,041$42,181$25,462
Less Than High School$32,540$38,140$17,076
High School Grad$32,026$40,590$21,839
Some College$32,103$41,604$24,163
Bachelors Degree$45,767$51,538$35,685
Graduate Degree$44,205$57,857$42,353

$35,041

Average Earnings

$42,181

Average Male

$25,462

Average Female

Douglas County, Illinois Language

Douglas County, Illinois Language by Age

Douglas County, Illinois Language

82.47% of Douglas County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 17.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 11.65% of the population.

Douglas County, Illinois Poverty

Douglas County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,7501,80910.19%
Hispanic1,39133824.30%
Multiple27611541.67%
Native551323.64%
Black481020.83%
Other15021.33%

11.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.78%

Male Poverty Rate

12.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Illinois is Multiple, with 41.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Illinois is Other, with 1.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.64%.

Douglas County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.60%
High School10.52%
Some College9.67%
Bachelors or Greater3.56%

Douglas County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.21%
Male Unemployed15.38%
Female Employed6.14%
Male Employed3.78%

Douglas County, Illinois Income

Douglas County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,984$66,517
Families$66,349$77,604
Married Families$71,654$
Non Families$31,316$41,880

Douglas County, Illinois Marital Status

Douglas County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Douglas County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Douglas County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Douglas County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Douglas County, Illinois Veterans

Douglas County, Illinois Veterans by War

1,323

Number of Veterans

1,250

Male Veterans

73

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam493
First Gulf War160
Second Gulf War160
Korea141
World War II103

Douglas County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74388
35 to 54339
75+330
55 to 64191
18 to 3475

Douglas County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3039.10%
Hispanic293.32%
2 or More1514.29%
Indian39.68%
Asian21.92%

Douglas County, Illinois Veterans by Education

5.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas County, Illinois Employment Status

Douglas County, Illinois Employment by Age

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Douglas County, Illinois Employment by Race

Douglas County, Illinois Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Douglas County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Tuscola44804391-89-1.99%
Arcola29142864-50-1.72%
Villa Grove25372462-75-2.96%
Arthur 22882268-20-0.87%
Atwood 12221185-37-3.03%
Newman865845-20-2.31%
Camargo445444-1-0.22%
Hindsboro313304-9-2.88%
Garrett162159-3-1.85%
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