Henderson County, Illinois Population 2018

Henderson County, Illinois's estimated population is 6,795 with a growth rate of -2.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Henderson County, Illinois is the 91st largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,795-171-2.45%
20166,966921.34%
20166,874-120-1.72%
20156,994-16-0.23%
20147,010470.67%
20136,963-79-1.12%
20127,042-173-2.40%
20117,215-128-1.74%
20107,343-753-9.30%
19908,096-1,018-11.17%
19809,1146637.85%
19708,4512142.60%
19608,237-179-2.13%
19508,416-533-5.96%
19408,9491711.95%
19308,778-992-10.15%
19209,770460.47%
19109,724-1,112-10.26%
190010,8369609.72%
18909,876-846-7.89%
188010,722-1,860-14.78%
187012,5823,08132.43%
18609,5014,889106.01%
18504,6120.00%

Henderson County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,796
Two or More Races74
Asian56
American Indian and Alaska Native22
Some Other Race11
Black or African American7

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

Henderson County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Henderson County, Illinois Median Age

49.2


Total

49.1


Male

49.3


Female

Henderson County, Illinois Adults

There are 5,629 adults, (1,623 of which are seniors) in Henderson County, Illinois.

Henderson County, Illinois Age Dependency

73.8

Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Henderson County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

3,549

50.95%

Male

3,417

49.05%

Henderson County, Illinois Households and Families

Henderson County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henderson County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All78.7%21.3%
Non Family70.5%29.5%
Female66.4%33.6%
Male44.1%55.9%

78.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Henderson County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0542.2678.7
Married1,5732.789.5
Non Family1,0181.1670.5
Female3272.8766.4
Male1363.9944.1

2.74

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henderson County, Illinois Households

Henderson County, Illinois Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1412.75%
9th to 12th Grade4298.36%
High School Graduate2,32245.25%
Some College1,09021.24%
Associates Degree4699.14%
Bachelors Degree54410.60%
Graduate Degree1372.67%

Henderson County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,0214,481659
Hispanic443512
Asian28286
Native American2211
Multiple Races11113
Other Race844
Black66

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 50.00%.

Henderson County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,012$40,173$23,576
Less Than High School$20,000$25,400$
High School Grad$30,462$37,222$20,306
Some College$32,021$50,563$24,931
Bachelors Degree$37,155$40,714$32,000
Graduate Degree$56,750$66,023$50,417

$32,012

Average Earnings

$40,173

Average Male

$23,576

Average Female

Henderson County, Illinois Language

Henderson County, Illinois Language by Age

Henderson County, Illinois Language

98.66% of Henderson County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.34% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.71% of the population.

Henderson County, Illinois Poverty

Henderson County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,67366810.01%
Multiple745371.62%
Hispanic942021.28%

10.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.54%

Male Poverty Rate

12.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henderson County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henderson County, Illinois is Multiple, with 71.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henderson County, Illinois is White, with 10.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.62%.

Henderson County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.78%
Some College6.92%
High School6.72%
Bachelors or Greater2.80%

Henderson County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.99%
Female Unemployed24.80%
Female Employed10.40%
Male Employed0.94%

Henderson County, Illinois Income

Henderson County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,216$59,757
Families$53,362$66,739
Married Families$61,771$
Non Families$27,015$41,840

Henderson County, Illinois Marital Status

Henderson County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Henderson County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Henderson 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.

Henderson County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Henderson County, Illinois Veterans

Henderson County, Illinois Veterans by War

716

Number of Veterans

685

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam369
Korea65
First Gulf War65
Second Gulf War62
World War II22

Henderson County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74238
75+149
55 to 64145
35 to 54130
18 to 3454

Henderson County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White71212.91%
2 or More414.29%

Henderson County, Illinois Veterans by Education

1.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henderson County, Illinois Employment Status

Henderson County, Illinois Employment by Age

61.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Henderson County, Illinois Employment by Race

Henderson County, Illinois Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Henderson County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Oquawka13711288-83-6.05%
Dallas City 945906-39-4.13%
Stronghurst883820-63-7.13%
Lomax454414-40-8.81%
Biggsville304285-19-6.25%
Gladstone281275-6-2.14%
Raritan138130-8-5.80%
Media107100-7-6.54%
Gulf Port5451-3-5.56%
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