Macoupin County, Illinois Population 2020

Macoupin County, Illinois's estimated population is 45,515 with a growth rate of -0.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Macoupin County, Illinois is the 32nd largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201845,313-202-0.44%
201745,515-174-0.38%
201645,689-186-0.41%
201545,875-329-0.71%
201446,204-475-1.02%
201346,679-373-0.79%
201247,052-682-1.43%
201147,734-65-0.14%
201047,7991200.25%
199047,679-1,705-3.45%
198049,3844,82710.83%
197044,5571,0332.37%
196043,524-686-1.55%
195044,210-2,094-4.52%
194046,304-2,399-4.93%
193048,703-8,571-14.96%
192057,2746,58913.00%
191050,6858,42919.95%
190042,2561,8764.65%
189040,3802,6887.13%
188037,6924,96615.17%
187032,7268,12433.02%
186024,60212,24799.13%
185012,3554,52957.87%
18407,8265,836293.27%
18301,9900.00%

How Many People Live in Macoupin County, Illinois?

45,515

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White44,29196.88%
Two or More Races6081.33%
Black or African American4220.92%
Asian2130.47%
Some Other Race1000.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native820.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.01%

Macoupin County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

Macoupin County, Illinois Median Age

43.6


Total

42.1


Male

44.7


Female

Macoupin County, Illinois Adults

There are 35,926 adults, (8,756 of whom are seniors) in Macoupin County, Illinois.

Macoupin County, Illinois Age Dependency

68.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Macoupin County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

23,117

50.56%

Male

22,602

49.44%

Macoupin County, Illinois Households and Families

Macoupin County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Macoupin County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.3%11.7%
All76.3%23.7%
Male74.8%25.2%
Non Family63.3%36.7%
Female56.3%43.7%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,7722.3976.3
Married9,9162.9188.3
Non Family6,0611.2163.3
Female1,9702.9856.3
Male8253.3374.8

2.88

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Macoupin County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7822.42%
9th to 12th Grade2,1206.55%
High School Graduate12,48838.61%
Some College7,85624.29%
Associates Degree2,8358.77%
Bachelors Degree4,25713.16%
Graduate Degree2,0056.20%

Macoupin County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31,40728,6266,041
Hispanic28827675
Black25321738
Multiple Races22417928
Asian12212280
Native American6936
Other Race5149

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 65.57%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,753$45,062$30,889
Less Than High School$17,312$36,000$7,765
High School Grad$32,250$41,088$24,138
Some College$36,332$47,347$29,014
Bachelors Degree$46,750$62,219$39,537
Graduate Degree$60,374$61,023$60,291

$37,753

Average Earnings

$45,062

Average Male

$30,889

Average Female

Macoupin County, Illinois Language

Macoupin County, Illinois Language by Age

Macoupin County, Illinois Language

98.49% of Macoupin County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.55% of the population.

Macoupin County, Illinois Poverty

Macoupin County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,0435,46612.70%
Hispanic49924048.10%
Multiple59720534.34%
Black3419126.69%
Other1007070.00%
Native824858.54%
Asian20583.90%
Islander33100.00%

13.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.04%

Male Poverty Rate

15.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Macoupin County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Macoupin County, Illinois is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Macoupin County, Illinois is Asian, with 3.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.99%
High School10.80%
Some College9.75%
Bachelors or Greater2.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.84%
Male Unemployed17.70%
Female Employed10.15%
Male Employed5.28%

Macoupin County, Illinois Income

Macoupin County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,778$67,689
Families$65,890$79,509
Married Families$79,583-
Non Families$29,177$40,540

Macoupin County, Illinois Marital Status

Macoupin County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Macoupin County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Macoupin 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.

Macoupin County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Macoupin County, Illinois Veterans

3,516

Number of Veterans

3,294

Male Veterans

222

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,410
First Gulf War557
Second Gulf War431
Korea387
World War II121

Macoupin County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,4439.84%
2 or More3212.31%
Black226.13%
Indian1927.54%
Hispanic174.94%

Macoupin County, Illinois Veterans by Education

6.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Macoupin County, Illinois Employment Status

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Macoupin 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

82.26%

Born in Illinois

99.18%

Native Born

0.82%

Foreign Born

0.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.18% of Macoupin County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 82.26% having been born in Illinois. 0.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Macoupin County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Carlinville59185632-286-4.83%
Staunton52305044-186-3.56%
Virden 35253393-132-3.74%
Gillespie33193190-129-3.89%
Brighton 22542185-69-3.06%
Girard21032021-82-3.90%
Mount Olive21062002-104-4.94%
Bunker Hill17721712-60-3.39%
Benld15561478-78-5.01%
Palmyra698672-26-3.72%
Shipman624601-23-3.69%
Wilsonville586562-24-4.10%
Medora 419403-16-3.82%
Sawyerville279269-10-3.58%
Mount Clare278268-10-3.60%
East Gillespie270268-2-0.74%
White City23223420.86%
Nilwood239230-9-3.77%
Lake Ka-Ho237221-16-6.75%
Royal Lakes197190-7-3.55%
Modesto189182-7-3.70%
Chesterfield188181-7-3.72%
Hettick181174-7-3.87%
Standard City152146-6-3.95%
Dorchester151145-6-3.97%
Eagarville127122-5-3.94%
Scottville116112-4-3.45%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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