Henderson County, Illinois Population 2019

Henderson County, Illinois's estimated population is 6,795 with a growth rate of -1.15% 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
20176,795-79-1.15%
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
White6,737
Two or More Races99
Asian49
American Indian and Alaska Native22
Some Other Race10
Black or African American10

Henderson County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

Henderson County, Illinois Median Age

49.2


Total

49.1


Male

49.4


Female

Henderson County, Illinois Adults

There are 5,617 adults, (1,678 of whom are seniors) in Henderson County, Illinois.

Henderson County, Illinois Age Dependency

75.9

Age Dependency Ratio

42.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Henderson County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

3,523

50.86%

Male

3,404

49.14%

Henderson County, Illinois Households and Families

Henderson County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Henderson County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
All79.4%20.6%
Non Family71.2%28.8%
Female63.2%36.8%
Male56.3%43.7%

79.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0192.2879.4
Married1,5522.7490.1
Non Family1,0201.1771.2
Female2962.963.2
Male1513.7556.3

2.75

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Henderson County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1482.89%
9th to 12th Grade3857.53%
High School Graduate2,34145.78%
Some College1,04820.49%
Associates Degree4669.11%
Bachelors Degree58811.50%
Graduate Degree1382.70%

Henderson County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,0024,499703
Hispanic473914
Asian24244
Native American2211
Multiple Races171710
Black87
Other Race844

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 asian people with a rate of 58.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,759$40,994$22,668
Less Than High School$18,625$21,071$
High School Grad$31,493$40,660$19,750
Some College$31,860$50,324$25,673
Bachelors Degree$36,528$40,125$31,429
Graduate Degree$50,750$50,750$50,750

$31,759

Average Earnings

$40,994

Average Male

$22,668

Average Female

Henderson County, Illinois Language

Henderson County, Illinois Language by Age

Henderson County, Illinois Language

98.63% of Henderson County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.77% of the population.

Henderson County, Illinois Poverty

Henderson County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,62269610.51%
Multiple996666.67%
Hispanic992525.25%

11.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.59%

Male Poverty Rate

12.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Henderson County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Henderson County, Illinois is Multiple, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Henderson County, Illinois is White, with 10.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.33%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.58%
Some College7.49%
High School7.42%
Bachelors or Greater0.55%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.19%
Male Unemployed33.85%
Female Employed9.09%
Male Employed1.10%

Henderson County, Illinois Income

Henderson County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,428$63,457
Families$55,098$71,026
Married Families$65,036$
Non Families$30,238$45,851

Henderson County, Illinois Marital Status

Henderson County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Henderson County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Henderson County, Illinois Veterans

663

Number of Veterans

649

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam335
First Gulf War79
Korea72
Second Gulf War33
World War II17

Henderson County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White66212.05%
Hispanic56.94%
2 or More12.38%

Henderson County, Illinois Veterans by Education

1.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Henderson County, Illinois Employment Status

61.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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