Ford County Population 2017

Ford County's estimated population is 13,575 with a growth rate of -1.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ford County is the 78th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201613,575-151-1.10%
201513,726220.16%
201413,704-99-0.72%
201313,803-179-1.28%
201213,982370.27%
201113,945-132-0.94%
201014,077-198-1.39%
199014,275-990-6.49%
198015,265-1,117-6.82%
197016,382-224-1.35%
196016,6067054.43%
195015,9018945.96%
194015,007-482-3.11%
193015,489-977-5.93%
192016,466-630-3.69%
191017,096-1,263-6.88%
190018,3591,3247.77%
189017,0351,93612.82%
188015,0995,99665.87%
18709,1037,124359.98%
18601,9790.00%

Ford County Population Growth

Population Data via

Ford County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White13,32798.17%
Two or More Races1611.19%
Black or African American1300.96%
Asian620.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native420.31%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.03%

Ford County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Ford County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Paxton44934304-189-4.21%
Gibson City34153378-37-1.08%
Piper City826780-46-5.57%
Melvin452431-21-4.65%
Roberts362346-16-4.42%
Elliott295282-13-4.41%
Sibley272260-12-4.41%
Cabery266255-11-4.14%
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