Edwards County, Illinois Population 2018

Edwards County, Illinois's estimated population is 6,486 with a growth rate of -0.90% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Edwards County, Illinois is the 93rd largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,570841.30%
20176,486-59-0.90%
20166,545370.57%
20156,508-119-1.80%
20146,627-59-0.88%
20136,686-34-0.51%
20126,720530.79%
20116,667-67-0.99%
20106,734-706-9.49%
19907,440-521-6.54%
19807,96187112.28%
19707,090-850-10.71%
19607,940-1,116-12.32%
19509,056820.91%
19408,9746718.08%
19308,303-1,128-11.96%
19209,431-618-6.15%
191010,049-296-2.86%
190010,3459019.54%
18909,4448479.85%
18808,5971,03213.64%
18707,5652,11138.71%
18605,4541,93054.77%
18503,52445414.79%
18403,0701,42186.17%
18301,649-1,795-52.12%
18203,4440.00%

Edwards County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,392
Two or More Races90
Asian56
Black or African American32

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Edwards County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250 Male Population50100150200250 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Edwards County, Illinois Median Age

43.6


Total

42


Male

44.6


Female

Edwards County, Illinois Adults

There are 5,042 adults, (1,309 of whom are seniors) in Edwards County, Illinois.

Edwards County, Illinois Age Dependency

76

Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Edwards County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

3,352

51.02%

Male

3,218

48.98%

Edwards County, Illinois Households and Families

Edwards County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Edwards County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.9%5.1%
All83.5%16.5%
Male81.6%18.4%
Non Family79.6%20.4%
Female39.6%60.4%

83.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Edwards County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8102.3283.5
Married1,4752.8994.9
Non Family9551.2179.6
Female2932.9139.6
Male872.8281.6

2.84

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Edwards County, Illinois Households

Edwards County, Illinois Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1433.13%
9th to 12th Grade3307.22%
High School Graduate1,63735.84%
Some College97721.39%
Associates Degree91019.92%
Bachelors Degree4008.76%
Graduate Degree1713.74%

Edwards County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,4934,032539
Asian383532
Hispanic2318
Multiple Races2117
Black94

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 92.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 84.21%.

Edwards County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,990$40,869$29,419
Less Than High School$28,068$40,313$
High School Grad$31,962$38,155$22,083
Some College$34,539$41,637$29,858
Bachelors Degree$41,042$42,431$36,364
Graduate Degree$57,083$54,500$65,938

$34,990

Average Earnings

$40,869

Average Male

$29,419

Average Female

Edwards County, Illinois Language

Edwards County, Illinois Language by Age

Edwards County, Illinois Language

98.10% of Edwards County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.90% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 0.79% of the population.

Edwards County, Illinois Poverty

Edwards County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,25368110.89%
Hispanic845666.67%
Multiple902932.22%
Black32928.13%

11.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.22%

Male Poverty Rate

12.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Edwards County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Edwards County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Edwards County, Illinois is White, with 10.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.59%.

Edwards County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.81%
Some College7.85%
High School7.38%
Bachelors or Greater5.08%

Edwards County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.97%
Female Unemployed22.89%
Female Employed7.98%
Male Employed5.27%

Edwards County, Illinois Income

Edwards County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,632$61,910
Families$63,724$74,169
Married Families$74,365$
Non Families$28,885$35,880

Edwards County, Illinois Marital Status

Edwards County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Edwards County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Edwards 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 35To44.

Edwards County, Illinois Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Edwards County, Illinois Veterans

Edwards County, Illinois Veterans by War

465

Number of Veterans

447

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam154
First Gulf War65
Second Gulf War52
Korea39
World War II30

Edwards County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54126
75+119
55 to 6497
65 to 7494
18 to 3429

Edwards County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4549.15%
Asian1128.95%

Edwards County, Illinois Veterans by Education

5.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edwards County, Illinois Employment Status

Edwards County, Illinois Employment by Age

63.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Edwards County, Illinois Employment by Race

Edwards County, Illinois Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Edwards County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Albion19931934-59-2.96%
Grayville 16681623-45-2.70%
West Salem897871-26-2.90%
Bone Gap246241-5-2.03%
Browns134131-3-2.24%
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