Iroquois County, Illinois Population 2018

Iroquois County, Illinois's estimated population is 27,876 with a growth rate of -3.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Iroquois County, Illinois is the 51st largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201727,876-938-3.26%
201628,8146002.13%
201628,214-320-1.12%
201528,534-189-0.66%
201428,723-213-0.74%
201328,936-328-1.12%
201229,264-231-0.78%
201129,495-204-0.69%
201029,699-1,088-3.53%
199030,787-2,189-6.64%
198032,976-556-1.66%
197033,532-30-0.09%
196033,5621,2143.75%
195032,348-148-0.46%
194032,496-417-1.27%
193032,913-1,928-5.53%
192034,841-702-1.98%
191035,543-2,471-6.50%
190038,0142,8478.10%
189035,167-284-0.80%
188035,4519,66937.50%
187025,78213,457109.18%
186012,3258,176197.06%
18504,1492,454144.78%
18401,6950.00%

Iroquois County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,048
Some Other Race954
Black or African American359
Two or More Races300
Asian141
American Indian and Alaska Native12

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

Iroquois County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Iroquois County, Illinois Median Age

44.3


Total

43


Male

45.5


Female

Iroquois County, Illinois Adults

There are 22,417 adults, (5,907 of which are seniors) in Iroquois County, Illinois.

Iroquois County, Illinois Age Dependency

74.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Iroquois County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

14,772

51.27%

Male

14,042

48.73%

Iroquois County, Illinois Households and Families

Iroquois County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Iroquois County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.3%11.7%
All76.4%23.6%
Non Family65.5%34.5%
Male65.5%34.5%
Female55.5%44.5%

76.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Iroquois County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,8992.3876.4
Married6,2252.9388.3
Non Family3,9261.1965.5
Female1,2203.1455.5
Male5283.0765.5

2.88

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Iroquois County, Illinois Households

Iroquois County, Illinois Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7153.53%
9th to 12th Grade1,5737.76%
High School Graduate8,32541.06%
Some College4,65522.96%
Associates Degree2,04410.08%
Bachelors Degree1,9849.78%
Graduate Degree9804.83%

Iroquois County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,92817,1792,789
Hispanic86638148
Other Race45718824
Black20414940
Multiple Races16315939
Asian979741
Native American1212

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 42.27%.

Iroquois County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,169$40,293$22,717
Less Than High School$17,481$24,821$14,338
High School Grad$26,169$34,057$19,059
Some College$32,164$46,148$24,976
Bachelors Degree$42,482$55,104$31,857
Graduate Degree$54,250$64,464$47,292

$31,169

Average Earnings

$40,293

Average Male

$22,717

Average Female

Iroquois County, Illinois Language

Iroquois County, Illinois Language by Age

Iroquois County, Illinois Language

93.53% of Iroquois County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 6.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.23% of the population.

Iroquois County, Illinois Poverty

Iroquois County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,6853,49613.61%
Hispanic1,78582746.33%
Other94951954.69%
Black34414642.44%
Asian1415236.88%
Multiple2933511.95%

16.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.36%

Male Poverty Rate

17.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Iroquois County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Iroquois County, Illinois is Other, with 54.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Iroquois County, Illinois is Multiple, with 11.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.22%.

Iroquois County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.63%
High School13.44%
Some College11.70%
Bachelors or Greater2.52%

Iroquois County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.50%
Male Unemployed36.28%
Female Employed9.34%
Male Employed7.48%

Iroquois County, Illinois Income

Iroquois County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,823$61,599
Families$58,112$71,399
Married Families$67,466$80,603
Non Families$28,929$38,672

Iroquois County, Illinois Marital Status

Iroquois County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Iroquois County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Iroquois 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 35To44.

Iroquois County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Iroquois County, Illinois Veterans

Iroquois County, Illinois Veterans by War

2,136

Number of Veterans

2,058

Male Veterans

78

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam793
Korea353
First Gulf War198
World War II155
Second Gulf War118

Iroquois County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+735
65 to 74609
55 to 64380
35 to 54314
18 to 3498

Iroquois County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0909.79%
2 or More2615.57%
Hispanic181.67%
Black135.75%
Indian433.33%
Other30.56%

Iroquois County, Illinois Veterans by Education

12.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Iroquois County, Illinois Employment Status

Iroquois County, Illinois Employment by Age

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Iroquois County, Illinois Employment by Race

Iroquois County, Illinois Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Iroquois County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Watseka52975007-290-5.47%
Gilman18141731-83-4.58%
Clifton14681394-74-5.04%
Onarga13651304-61-4.47%
Milford13061224-82-6.28%
Chebanse 10621011-51-4.80%
Sheldon10701010-60-5.61%
Cissna Park846801-45-5.32%
Ashkum761727-34-4.47%
Crescent City615592-23-3.74%
Danforth604570-34-5.63%
Buckley600560-40-6.67%
Loda407397-10-2.46%
Martinton381369-12-3.15%
Beaverville362341-21-5.80%
Woodland324321-3-0.93%
Donovan304295-9-2.96%
Thawville241263229.13%
Wellington242231-11-4.55%
Papineau171163-8-4.68%
Iroquois154147-7-4.55%
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