Effingham County, Illinois Population 2018

Effingham County, Illinois's estimated population is 34,132 with a growth rate of -0.65% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Effingham County, Illinois is the 42nd largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201734,132-224-0.65%
201634,3561740.51%
201634,182-14-0.04%
201534,196890.26%
201434,107-98-0.29%
201334,205-58-0.17%
201234,26350.01%
201134,258390.11%
201034,2192,5157.93%
199031,7047602.46%
198030,9446,33625.75%
197024,6081,5016.50%
196023,1071,4326.61%
195021,675-359-1.63%
194022,0343,02115.89%
193019,013-543-2.78%
192019,556-499-2.49%
191020,055-410-2.00%
190020,4651,1075.72%
189019,3584382.32%
188018,9203,26720.87%
187015,6537,837100.27%
18607,8164,017105.74%
18503,7992,124126.81%
18401,6750.00%

Effingham County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White33,551
Two or More Races241
Asian205
Some Other Race172
Black or African American151
American Indian and Alaska Native25
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

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

Effingham 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

Effingham County, Illinois Median Age

39.2


Total

36.7


Male

41.5


Female

Effingham County, Illinois Adults

There are 26,179 adults, (5,737 of which are seniors) in Effingham County, Illinois.

Effingham County, Illinois Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Effingham County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

17,146

49.91%

Male

17,210

50.09%

Effingham County, Illinois Households and Families

Effingham County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Effingham County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.7%9.3%
All78.3%21.7%
Male77.9%22.1%
Female64.4%35.6%
Non Family62.3%37.7%

78.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Effingham County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,3162.5478.3
Married7,0773.1690.7
Non Family4,4671.2562.3
Female1,1433.464.4
Male6293.3177.9

3.11

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Effingham County, Illinois Households

Effingham County, Illinois Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8323.58%
9th to 12th Grade1,2265.28%
High School Graduate8,49236.58%
Some College4,45119.18%
Associates Degree2,99312.89%
Bachelors Degree3,79316.34%
Graduate Degree1,4256.14%

Effingham County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,62420,6565,083
Hispanic29423168
Other Race1127731
Multiple Races967718
Black82738
Asian817931
Native American1212
Islander1111

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 38.27%.

Effingham County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,814$40,548$25,847
Less Than High School$24,722$32,261$12,679
High School Grad$29,049$36,098$20,409
Some College$30,048$36,736$25,730
Bachelors Degree$44,284$55,789$34,113
Graduate Degree$60,272$61,377$53,854

$31,814

Average Earnings

$40,548

Average Male

$25,847

Average Female

Effingham County, Illinois Language

Effingham County, Illinois Language by Age

Effingham County, Illinois Language

97.21% of Effingham County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 2.79% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.61% of the population.

Effingham County, Illinois Poverty

Effingham County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,4813,47010.68%
Asian2057737.56%
Hispanic629284.45%
Multiple2412711.20%
Black1292317.83%
Other1702212.94%
Native25416.00%

10.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.38%

Male Poverty Rate

11.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Effingham County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Effingham County, Illinois is Asian, with 37.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Effingham County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 4.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.51%.

Effingham County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.17%
High School10.45%
Some College9.28%
Bachelors or Greater2.53%

Effingham County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.32%
Male Unemployed23.44%
Female Employed5.47%
Male Employed3.83%

Effingham County, Illinois Income

Effingham County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,977$68,921
Families$68,160$83,777
Married Families$77,942$
Non Families$27,579$36,916

Effingham County, Illinois Marital Status

Effingham County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Effingham County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Effingham 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.

Effingham County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Effingham County, Illinois Veterans

Effingham County, Illinois Veterans by War

2,045

Number of Veterans

1,938

Male Veterans

107

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam746
Korea301
Second Gulf War287
First Gulf War210
World War II160

Effingham County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+598
65 to 74559
35 to 54354
55 to 64333
18 to 34201

Effingham County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0457.98%
Hispanic61.53%

Effingham County, Illinois Veterans by Education

6.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Effingham County, Illinois Employment Status

Effingham County, Illinois Employment by Age

66.6%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Effingham County, Illinois Employment by Race

Effingham County, Illinois Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Effingham County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Effingham12331126553242.63%
Altamont23192296-23-0.99%
Teutopolis15331587543.52%
Watson754748-6-0.80%
Dieterich617612-5-0.81%
Beecher City463455-8-1.73%
Edgewood440427-13-2.95%
Mason345342-3-0.87%
Shumway202200-2-0.99%
Montrose 201199-2-1.00%
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