Gallatin County, Illinois Population 2019

Gallatin County, Illinois's estimated population is 5,069 with a growth rate of -1.71% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gallatin County, Illinois is the 98th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,058-11-0.22%
20175,069-88-1.71%
20165,157-65-1.24%
20155,222-58-1.10%
20145,280-107-1.99%
20135,387-4-0.07%
20125,391-99-1.80%
20115,490-84-1.51%
20105,574-1,335-19.32%
19906,909-681-8.97%
19807,5901722.32%
19707,418-220-2.88%
19607,638-2,180-22.20%
19509,818-1,596-13.98%
194011,4141,32313.11%
193010,091-2,765-21.51%
192012,856-1,772-12.11%
191014,628-1,208-7.63%
190015,8369016.03%
189014,9352,07416.13%
188012,8611,72715.51%
187011,1343,07938.22%
18608,0552,60747.85%
18505,448-5,312-49.37%
184010,7603,35545.31%
18307,4054,250134.71%
18203,1550.00%

How Many People Live in Gallatin County, Illinois?

5,069

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,06796.96%
Two or More Races981.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.50%
Asian150.29%
Black or African American140.27%
Some Other Race60.11%

Gallatin County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

Gallatin County, Illinois Median Age

44.8


Total

44.4


Male

45.4


Female

Gallatin County, Illinois Adults

There are 4,100 adults, (1,196 of whom are seniors) in Gallatin County, Illinois.

Gallatin County, Illinois Age Dependency

80

Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Gallatin County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

2,751

52.64%

Male

2,475

47.36%

Gallatin County, Illinois Households and Families

Gallatin County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gallatin County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
Male80%20%
All76.8%23.2%
Female66.8%33.2%
Non Family64.1%35.9%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2722.376.8
Married1,1122.8988.1
Non Family7911.1264.1
Female2893.0866.8
Male802.8580

2.83

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gallatin County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1724.59%
9th to 12th Grade2997.97%
High School Graduate1,50640.15%
Some College94125.09%
Associates Degree3529.38%
Bachelors Degree3589.54%
Graduate Degree1233.28%

Gallatin County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6693,218480
Hispanic32271
Asian1515
Multiple Races128
Native American116
Black104
Other Race22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.08%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,662$39,524$27,083
Less Than High School$25,875$31,944$18,264
High School Grad$31,750$40,648$20,598
Some College$31,549$37,000$29,034
Bachelors Degree$37,366$56,625$29,844
Graduate Degree$67,222$66,343$69,327

$32,662

Average Earnings

$39,524

Average Male

$27,083

Average Female

Gallatin County, Illinois Language

Gallatin County, Illinois Language by Age

Gallatin County, Illinois Language

98.85% of Gallatin County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.59% of the population.

Gallatin County, Illinois Poverty

Gallatin County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,97579215.92%
Multiple984646.94%
Native262180.77%
Black14214.29%
Hispanic5811.72%

16.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.78%

Male Poverty Rate

17.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gallatin County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gallatin County, Illinois is Native, with 80.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gallatin County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 1.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.85%
High School12.88%
Some College12.68%
Bachelors or Greater3.74%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.62%
Male Unemployed20.83%
Female Employed10.39%
Male Employed5.17%

Gallatin County, Illinois Income

Gallatin County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,450$55,254
Families$52,171$66,360
Married Families$64,022-
Non Families$21,635$30,916

Gallatin County, Illinois Marital Status

Gallatin County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Gallatin County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Gallatin County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Gallatin County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Gallatin County, Illinois Veterans

392

Number of Veterans

388

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam167
Second Gulf War48
Korea37
First Gulf War36
World War II16

Gallatin County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3889.59%
Hispanic825.00%
Black428.57%

Gallatin County, Illinois Veterans by Education

7.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gallatin County, Illinois Employment Status

54.9%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Gallatin County, Illinois Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.78%

Born in Illinois

99.39%

Native Born

0.61%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.39% of Gallatin County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 66.78% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Population of Cities in Gallatin County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Shawneetown12391156-83-6.70%
Ridgway869807-62-7.13%
Equality595550-45-7.56%
New Haven 433399-34-7.85%
Omaha266250-16-6.02%
Old Shawneetown193176-17-8.81%
Junction129121-8-6.20%
  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