Fulton County, Illinois Population 2018

Fulton County, Illinois's estimated population is 35,110 with a growth rate of -1.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fulton County, Illinois is the 40th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201735,7336231.77%
201735,110-407-1.15%
201635,517-204-0.57%
201535,721-271-0.75%
201435,992-333-0.92%
201336,325-261-0.71%
201236,586-320-0.87%
201136,906-168-0.45%
201037,074-1,006-2.64%
199038,080-5,607-12.83%
198043,6871,7974.29%
197041,890-64-0.15%
196041,954-1,762-4.03%
195043,716-911-2.04%
194044,6276441.46%
193043,983-4,180-8.68%
192048,163-1,386-2.80%
191049,5493,3487.25%
190046,2013,0917.17%
189043,1101,8704.53%
188041,2402,9497.70%
187038,2914,95314.86%
186033,33810,83048.12%
185022,5089,36671.27%
184013,14211,301613.85%
18301,8410.00%

Fulton County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White33,695
Black or African American1,352
Two or More Races368
Some Other Race132
Asian85
American Indian and Alaska Native71
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30

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

Fulton County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Fulton County, Illinois Median Age

42.5


Total

40


Male

45.4


Female

Fulton County, Illinois Adults

There are 28,580 adults, (6,872 of whom are seniors) in Fulton County, Illinois.

Fulton County, Illinois Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33

Child Dependency Ratio

Fulton County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

17,060

47.74%

Male

18,673

52.26%

Fulton County, Illinois Households and Families

Fulton County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Fulton County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.2%10.8%
Male77.5%22.5%
All77.5%22.5%
Non Family66.5%33.5%
Female61.5%38.5%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fulton County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,0692.3577.5
Married6,7912.9289.2
Non Family5,0521.2166.5
Female1,4663.3261.5
Male7603.0977.5

2.88

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fulton County, Illinois Households

Fulton County, Illinois Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9003.50%
9th to 12th Grade2,3008.94%
High School Graduate8,63433.55%
Some College6,64225.81%
Associates Degree2,70710.52%
Bachelors Degree3,12112.13%
Graduate Degree1,4285.55%

Fulton County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,71721,2024,336
Black93861542
Hispanic79246394
Multiple Races18116851
Other Race1058413
Asian806115
Native American383714
Islander1616

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 36.84%.

Fulton County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,148$39,755$24,063
Less Than High School$11,980$11,479$14,519
High School Grad$26,783$36,604$19,547
Some College$30,433$39,844$22,695
Bachelors Degree$43,072$51,427$36,827
Graduate Degree$50,022$62,404$46,754

$31,148

Average Earnings

$39,755

Average Male

$24,063

Average Female

Fulton County, Illinois Language

Fulton County, Illinois Language by Age

Fulton County, Illinois Language

96.29% of Fulton County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 3.71% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.46% of the population.

Fulton County, Illinois Poverty

Fulton County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White31,8274,81515.13%
Hispanic63618629.25%
Multiple2917525.77%
Black2404016.67%
Native711723.94%
Asian7679.21%
Islander21628.57%

15.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.52%

Male Poverty Rate

17.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fulton County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fulton County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 29.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fulton County, Illinois is Asian, with 9.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.63%.

Fulton County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.98%
High School13.28%
Some College10.74%
Bachelors or Greater5.49%

Fulton County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.26%
Male Unemployed35.29%
Female Employed11.52%
Male Employed7.06%

Fulton County, Illinois Income

Fulton County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,599$60,295
Families$60,450$70,842
Married Families$70,645$80,471
Non Families$28,199$37,811

Fulton County, Illinois Marital Status

Fulton County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Fulton County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Fulton County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Fulton County, Illinois Marital Status by Race


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

Fulton County, Illinois Veterans

Fulton County, Illinois Veterans by War

2,666

Number of Veterans

2,528

Male Veterans

138

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam983
First Gulf War498
Second Gulf War304
Korea256
World War II244

Fulton County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74726
75+712
35 to 54711
55 to 64345
18 to 34172

Fulton County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,6239.79%
2 or More3615.52%
Hispanic232.66%
Indian45.63%
Black30.24%

Fulton County, Illinois Veterans by Education

8.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fulton County, Illinois Employment Status

Fulton County, Illinois Employment by Age

55.3%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Fulton County, Illinois Employment by Race

Fulton County, Illinois Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Fulton County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Canton1470414094-610-4.15%
Farmington 24452314-131-5.36%
Lewistown23842249-135-5.66%
Cuba12941213-81-6.26%
Astoria11411081-60-5.26%
Avon 799751-48-6.01%
Vermont667647-20-3.00%
St. David589550-39-6.62%
Fairview522487-35-6.70%
Ipava470440-30-6.38%
Table Grove416399-17-4.09%
London Mills 392381-11-2.81%
Dunfermline300287-13-4.33%
Smithfield230222-8-3.48%
Bryant222214-8-3.60%
Norris213203-10-4.69%
Banner189183-6-3.17%
Liverpool129123-6-4.65%
Marietta112107-5-4.46%
Ellisville9692-4-4.17%
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