Jo Daviess County, Illinois Population 2019

Jo Daviess County, Illinois's estimated population is 21,549 with a growth rate of -1.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jo Daviess County, Illinois is the 56th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201821,366-183-0.85%
201721,549-293-1.34%
201621,842-235-1.06%
201522,077-261-1.17%
201422,338-58-0.26%
201322,396-144-0.64%
201222,540-95-0.42%
201122,635-13-0.06%
201022,6488273.79%
199021,821-1,699-7.22%
198023,5201,7548.06%
197021,766-55-0.25%
196021,8213621.69%
195021,4591,4707.35%
194019,989-246-1.22%
193020,235-1,682-7.67%
192021,917-740-3.27%
191022,657-1,876-7.65%
190024,533-568-2.26%
189025,101-2,427-8.82%
188027,528-292-1.05%
187027,8204951.81%
186027,3258,72146.88%
185018,60412,424201.04%
18406,1804,069192.75%
18302,1110.00%

How Many People Live in Jo Daviess County, Illinois?

21,549

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,50897.56%
Two or More Races2481.12%
Asian1050.48%
Black or African American860.39%
Some Other Race440.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native390.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander160.07%

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Median Age

49.4


Total

48.2


Male

50.7


Female

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Adults

There are 17,767 adults, (5,644 of whom are seniors) in Jo Daviess County, Illinois.

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Age Dependency

81.9

Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

10,965

49.74%

Male

11,081

50.26%

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Households and Families

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.6%12.4%
All78.4%21.6%
Male69.5%30.5%
Female68.6%31.4%
Non Family66.1%33.9%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,7952.2378.4
Married5,4722.887.6
Non Family3,3941.1766.1
Female6732.7368.6
Male2562.7769.5

2.75

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5153.16%
9th to 12th Grade7884.83%
High School Graduate6,07537.24%
Some College3,82423.44%
Associates Degree1,2777.83%
Bachelors Degree2,45315.04%
Graduate Degree1,3808.46%

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,72214,6473,775
Hispanic3411549
Asian969134
Black60542
Multiple Races575011
Native American30105
Other Race2624
Islander41

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.79%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 35.42%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,280$40,534$26,897
Less Than High School$23,571$21,674$25,612
High School Grad$31,501$36,337$25,610
Some College$31,642$41,223$22,534
Bachelors Degree$40,481$46,906$37,071
Graduate Degree$62,409$69,479$60,305

$33,280

Average Earnings

$40,534

Average Male

$26,897

Average Female

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Language

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Language by Age

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Language

95.70% of Jo Daviess County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 4.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.66% of the population.

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Poverty

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,7641,5337.38%
Multiple2447028.69%
Hispanic635203.15%
Asian1051312.38%
Other431227.91%
Islander161275.00%
Black64710.94%

7.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.27%

Male Poverty Rate

8.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jo Daviess County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jo Daviess County, Illinois is Islander, with 75.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jo Daviess County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 3.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.92%
High School7.58%
Some College5.91%
Bachelors or Greater2.48%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.00%
Male Unemployed7.59%
Female Employed5.40%
Male Employed3.63%

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Income

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,532$73,085
Families$71,758$89,367
Married Families$78,500-
Non Families$30,720$41,114

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Marital Status

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.9%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Marriage

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

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Veterans

1,900

Number of Veterans

1,804

Male Veterans

96

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam930
Korea152
First Gulf War120
World War II95
Second Gulf War94

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,85910.69%
2 or More2420.69%
Black1721.52%
Hispanic123.23%

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Veterans by Education

4.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jo Daviess County, Illinois Employment Status

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.6%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Jo Daviess 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

47.19%

Born in Illinois

97.45%

Native Born

2.55%

Foreign Born

1.42%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.45% of Jo Daviess County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 47.19% having been born in Illinois. 1.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Jo Daviess County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Galena34213255-166-4.85%
Stockton18691763-106-5.67%
East Dubuque17111632-79-4.62%
Warren14281352-76-5.32%
Hanover844800-44-5.21%
Elizabeth766739-27-3.52%
Scales Mound386373-13-3.37%
Apple River365351-14-3.84%
Menominee255245-10-3.92%
Nora117112-5-4.27%
  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