Madison County Population 2017

Madison County's estimated population is 265,759 with a growth rate of -0.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Madison County is the 8th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016265,759-312-0.12%
2015266,071-566-0.21%
2014266,637-609-0.23%
2013267,246-837-0.31%
2012268,083-469-0.17%
2011268,552-832-0.31%
2010269,38420,1468.08%
1990249,2381,5470.62%
1980247,691-3,243-1.29%
1970250,93426,24511.68%
1960224,68942,38223.25%
1950182,30732,95822.07%
1940149,3495,5193.84%
1930143,83036,93534.55%
1920106,89517,04818.97%
191089,84725,15338.88%
190064,69413,15925.53%
189051,5351,4092.81%
188050,1265,99513.58%
187044,13112,88041.21%
186031,25110,81052.88%
185020,4416,00841.63%
184014,4338,212132.00%
18306,221-7,329-54.09%
182013,5500.00%

Madison County Population Growth

Population Data via

Madison County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White234,91588.39%
Black or African American22,4758.46%
Two or More Races5,0781.91%
Asian2,6010.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native8470.32%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1550.06%

Madison County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Madison County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Granite City2984928908-941-3.15%
Alton2791826861-1057-3.79%
Edwardsville24367250717042.89%
Collinsville2555824635-923-3.61%
Godfrey1800517733-272-1.51%
Glen Carbon1293612978420.32%
Wood River1065710251-406-3.81%
Troy9888100932052.07%
Highland99189830-88-0.89%
Bethalto95219328-193-2.03%
Maryville748779044175.57%
East Alton63016141-160-2.54%
Madison38913846-45-1.16%
South Roxana20531986-67-3.26%
Venice18901905150.79%
Roxana15421474-68-4.41%
Hartford14291378-51-3.57%
Worden10441029-15-1.44%
Marine960929-31-3.23%
Livingston858823-35-4.08%
Hamel816813-3-0.37%
Alhambra681657-24-3.52%
New Douglas319316-3-0.94%
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