Massac County, Illinois Population 2019

Massac County, Illinois's estimated population is 14,312 with a growth rate of -0.88% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Massac County, Illinois is the 75th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201814,080-232-1.62%
201714,312-127-0.88%
201614,439-126-0.87%
201514,565-188-1.27%
201414,753-92-0.62%
201314,845-219-1.45%
201215,064-215-1.41%
201115,279-101-0.66%
201015,3806284.26%
199014,752-238-1.59%
198014,9901,1017.93%
197013,889-452-3.15%
196014,3417475.50%
195013,594-1,343-8.99%
194014,9378566.08%
193014,0815223.85%
192013,559-641-4.51%
191014,2001,0908.31%
190013,1101,79715.88%
189011,3138708.33%
188010,4438629.00%
18709,5813,36854.21%
18606,2132,12151.83%
18504,0920.00%

Massac County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,253
Black or African American889
Two or More Races387
Asian26
Some Other Race23
American Indian and Alaska Native16

Massac County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

Massac County, Illinois Median Age

43.8


Total

42


Male

44.9


Female

Massac County, Illinois Adults

There are 11,358 adults, (2,979 of whom are seniors) in Massac County, Illinois.

Massac County, Illinois Age Dependency

74.2

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Massac County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

7,577

51.92%

Male

7,017

48.08%

Massac County, Illinois Households and Families

Massac County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Massac County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All73.5%26.5%
Male63.5%36.5%
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Female41.9%58.1%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0842.3473.5
Married2,9772.9788.4
Non Family2,2301.1263.4
Female6143.1341.9
Male2633.8163.5

2.98

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Massac County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5144.97%
9th to 12th Grade9979.63%
High School Graduate3,53734.18%
Some College2,82827.33%
Associates Degree1,21611.75%
Bachelors Degree9379.05%
Graduate Degree3193.08%

Massac County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3427,9831,136
Black58549736
Hispanic27222356
Multiple Races16415757
Other Race2323
Native American16105
Asian1412

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 34.76%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,089$45,065$21,912
Less Than High School$20,489$32,895$12,188
High School Grad$28,419$41,650$19,974
Some College$31,514$46,287$23,682
Bachelors Degree$41,277$59,087$30,658
Graduate Degree$51,167$45,536$58,295

$32,089

Average Earnings

$45,065

Average Male

$21,912

Average Female

Massac County, Illinois Language

Massac County, Illinois Language by Age

Massac County, Illinois Language

97.90% of Massac County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.48% of the population.

Massac County, Illinois Poverty

Massac County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,7112,16917.06%
Black87327831.84%
Hispanic38910526.99%
Multiple3877118.35%
Asian26623.08%
Native16637.50%

18.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.22%

Male Poverty Rate

20.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Massac County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Massac County, Illinois is Native, with 37.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Massac County, Illinois is White, with 17.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.59%
High School21.27%
Some College12.07%
Bachelors or Greater4.40%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.00%
Female Unemployed34.72%
Female Employed12.71%
Male Employed6.05%

Massac County, Illinois Income

Massac County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,168$54,991
Families$56,601$67,007
Married Families$67,063-
Non Families$24,020$32,303

Massac County, Illinois Marital Status

Massac County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Massac County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Massac County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Massac County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Massac County, Illinois Veterans

1,102

Number of Veterans

1,034

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam344
Korea164
Second Gulf War153
First Gulf War140
World War II62

Massac County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0189.72%
Black8412.88%

Massac County, Illinois Veterans by Education

13.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Massac County, Illinois Employment Status

51.5%

Labor Force Participation

47.5%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Massac County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Metropolis65706283-287-4.37%
Brookport984928-56-5.69%
Joppa360341-19-5.28%
  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