Macoupin County, Illinois Population 2019

Macoupin County, Illinois's estimated population is 45,446 with a growth rate of -0.45% 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
201745,446-207-0.45%
201645,653-193-0.42%
201545,846-339-0.73%
201446,185-485-1.04%
201346,670-377-0.80%
201247,047-686-1.44%
201147,733-66-0.14%
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%

Macoupin County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White44,586
Two or More Races687
Black or African American358
Asian200
Some Other Race89
American Indian and Alaska Native38
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

Macoupin County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

Macoupin County, Illinois Median Age

43.1


Total

41.6


Male

44.3


Female

Macoupin County, Illinois Adults

There are 36,059 adults, (8,640 of whom are seniors) in Macoupin County, Illinois.

Macoupin County, Illinois Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Macoupin County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

23,269

50.63%

Male

22,691

49.37%

Macoupin County, Illinois Households and Families

Macoupin County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Macoupin County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
Male81.7%18.3%
All76.7%23.3%
Non Family62.8%37.2%
Female55.5%44.5%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,6632.4176.7
Married9,9152.9388.9
Non Family6,0641.2162.8
Female1,9283.1455.5
Male7563.4981.7

2.92

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Macoupin County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9162.83%
9th to 12th Grade2,1296.57%
High School Graduate12,51438.60%
Some College7,99024.64%
Associates Degree2,8628.83%
Bachelors Degree4,01712.39%
Graduate Degree1,9946.15%

Macoupin County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31,50928,5835,762
Hispanic269257111
Multiple Races25119619
Black24921541
Asian12212278
Other Race42413
Native American3714

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 63.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,293$44,045$29,787
Less Than High School$21,528$35,728$6,993
High School Grad$31,039$40,641$22,652
Some College$35,765$46,107$27,517
Bachelors Degree$47,753$61,132$40,143
Graduate Degree$57,500$57,054$58,010

$36,293

Average Earnings

$44,045

Average Male

$29,787

Average Female

Macoupin County, Illinois Language

Macoupin County, Illinois Language by Age

Macoupin County, Illinois Language

98.41% of Macoupin County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.65% of the population.

Macoupin County, Illinois Poverty

Macoupin County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,2715,53412.79%
Multiple67421932.49%
Hispanic48418738.64%
Black2977023.57%
Other895662.92%
Native382565.79%
Asian195105.13%
Islander22100.00%

13.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.96%

Male Poverty Rate

15.60%

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 5.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.61%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.21%
High School11.13%
Some College9.80%
Bachelors or Greater2.62%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.62%
Male Unemployed21.28%
Female Employed10.22%
Male Employed4.70%

Macoupin County, Illinois Income

Macoupin County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,890$65,997
Families$64,918$77,389
Married Families$77,024$86,473
Non Families$27,448$39,934

Macoupin County, Illinois Marital Status

Macoupin County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

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

Macoupin County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Macoupin County, Illinois Veterans

3,750

Number of Veterans

3,484

Male Veterans

266

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,410
First Gulf War624
Second Gulf War475
Korea416
World War II157

Macoupin County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,67510.45%
2 or More4814.77%
Hispanic175.25%
Black164.94%
Indian821.62%
Asian32.31%

Macoupin County, Illinois Veterans by Education

6.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Macoupin County, Illinois Employment Status

61.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

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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