Macoupin County, Illinois Population 2018

Macoupin County, Illinois's estimated population is 45,446 with a growth rate of -2.23% 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
201745,446-1,036-2.23%
201646,4828291.82%
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
White45,088
Two or More Races771
Black or African American254
Asian224
Some Other Race80
American Indian and Alaska Native56
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

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

Macoupin 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

Macoupin County, Illinois Median Age

43


Total

41.7


Male

44.3


Female

Macoupin County, Illinois Adults

There are 36,395 adults, (8,692 of which are seniors) in Macoupin County, Illinois.

Macoupin County, Illinois Age Dependency

67.7

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Macoupin County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

23,543

50.65%

Male

22,939

49.35%

Macoupin County, Illinois Households and Families

Macoupin County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Macoupin County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
Male81.5%18.5%
All77.4%22.6%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Female59.1%40.9%

77.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Macoupin County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,7542.4377.4
Married9,9852.9489.5
Non Family5,9001.1962.7
Female2,0043.1259.1
Male8653.4481.5

2.92

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Macoupin County, Illinois Households

Macoupin County, Illinois Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1043.38%
9th to 12th Grade2,1816.67%
High School Graduate12,51738.27%
Some College8,27025.29%
Associates Degree2,6658.15%
Bachelors Degree3,93312.03%
Graduate Degree2,0356.22%

Macoupin County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31,81328,6675,777
Multiple Races31424520
Hispanic25324076
Black16514622
Asian14413672
Native American5519
Other Race39382
Islander771

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 50.00%.

Macoupin County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,538$44,214$27,441
Less Than High School$20,875$36,214$7,616
High School Grad$30,444$40,519$21,122
Some College$34,679$44,278$27,258
Bachelors Degree$44,665$59,813$38,640
Graduate Degree$58,102$64,740$52,063

$35,538

Average Earnings

$44,214

Average Male

$27,441

Average Female

Macoupin County, Illinois Language

Macoupin County, Illinois Language by Age

Macoupin County, Illinois Language

98.26% of Macoupin County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.74% of the population.

Macoupin County, Illinois Poverty

Macoupin County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,8225,48212.51%
Multiple73725033.92%
Hispanic43915234.62%
Other803847.50%
Native563766.07%
Black2093215.31%
Asian219156.85%
Islander9222.22%

12.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.18%

Male Poverty Rate

15.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Macoupin County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Macoupin County, Illinois is Native, with 66.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Macoupin County, Illinois is Asian, with 6.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.66%.

Macoupin County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.18%
High School10.29%
Some College9.99%
Bachelors or Greater2.74%

Macoupin County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.76%
Male Unemployed25.36%
Female Employed10.20%
Male Employed3.33%

Macoupin County, Illinois Income

Macoupin County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,337$64,777
Families$63,243$75,397
Married Families$74,067$85,075
Non Families$27,346$38,592

Macoupin County, Illinois Marital Status

Macoupin County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.5%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Macoupin County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Macoupin County, Illinois Veterans

Macoupin County, Illinois Veterans by War

3,863

Number of Veterans

3,598

Male Veterans

265

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,510
First Gulf War614
Korea484
Second Gulf War426
World War II187

Macoupin County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74990
35 to 54955
75+926
55 to 64748
18 to 34244

Macoupin County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,77410.63%
2 or More6516.37%
Hispanic227.17%
Indian814.55%
Hawaiian777.78%
Black52.31%
Other23.70%
Asian21.32%

Macoupin County, Illinois Veterans by Education

8.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Macoupin County, Illinois Employment Status

Macoupin County, Illinois Employment by Age

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Macoupin County, Illinois Employment by Race

Macoupin County, Illinois Employment by Education

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%
East Gillespie270268-2-0.74%
Mount Clare278268-10-3.60%
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%
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