Montgomery County, Illinois Population 2019

Montgomery County, Illinois's estimated population is 28,790 with a growth rate of -0.99% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Montgomery County, Illinois is the 50th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,790-289-0.99%
201629,079-151-0.52%
201529,230-212-0.72%
201429,4421160.40%
201329,326-285-0.96%
201229,611-245-0.82%
201129,856-238-0.79%
201030,094-634-2.06%
199030,728-958-3.02%
198031,6861,4264.71%
197030,260-984-3.15%
196031,244-1,216-3.75%
195032,460-2,039-5.91%
194034,499-779-2.21%
193035,278-6,125-14.79%
192041,4036,09217.25%
191035,3114,47514.51%
190030,8368332.78%
189030,0031,9256.86%
188028,0782,76410.92%
187025,31411,33581.09%
186013,9797,702122.70%
18506,2771,78739.80%
18404,4901,53752.05%
18302,9530.00%

Montgomery County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,832
Black or African American1,756
Two or More Races399
Some Other Race84
American Indian and Alaska Native50
Asian41
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Montgomery County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Montgomery County, Illinois Median Age

42.4


Total

39.7


Male

45.8


Female

Montgomery County, Illinois Adults

There are 23,316 adults, (5,518 of whom are seniors) in Montgomery County, Illinois.

Montgomery County, Illinois Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Montgomery County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

13,974

47.90%

Male

15,199

52.10%

Montgomery County, Illinois Households and Families

Montgomery County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Montgomery County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All78%22%
Non Family70.7%29.3%
Male64%36%
Female56.5%43.5%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Montgomery County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2342.2478
Married5,6962.8288.6
Non Family3,9401.1570.7
Female1,1402.7656.5
Male4583.1664

2.77

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

7.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Montgomery County, Illinois Households

Montgomery County, Illinois Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7763.70%
9th to 12th Grade2,0119.60%
High School Graduate8,37339.96%
Some College4,88723.32%
Associates Degree1,8869.00%
Bachelors Degree1,8588.87%
Graduate Degree1,1635.55%

Montgomery County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,94116,7902,953
Black1,40888920
Hispanic38329216
Multiple Races138117
Other Race8457
Native American5046
Asian414028
Islander111111

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 100.00%.

Montgomery County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,421$37,613$26,781
Less Than High School$17,587$19,837$13,611
High School Grad$26,853$34,670$21,329
Some College$32,036$41,448$27,238
Bachelors Degree$46,364$65,729$42,137
Graduate Degree$49,635$50,662$47,463

$31,421

Average Earnings

$37,613

Average Male

$26,781

Average Female

Montgomery County, Illinois Language

Montgomery County, Illinois Language by Age

Montgomery County, Illinois Language

98.15% of Montgomery County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.85% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.21% of the population.

Montgomery County, Illinois Poverty

Montgomery County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,2813,66815.11%
Multiple33813840.83%
Black2188538.99%
Native331751.52%
Hispanic315154.76%

15.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.01%

Male Poverty Rate

16.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Montgomery County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Illinois is Native, with 51.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Montgomery County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 4.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.61%.

Montgomery County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.83%
High School12.10%
Some College11.62%
Bachelors or Greater3.24%

Montgomery County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.25%
Male Unemployed33.57%
Male Employed6.81%
Female Employed6.78%

Montgomery County, Illinois Income

Montgomery County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,807$61,542
Families$59,787$73,423
Married Families$68,782$
Non Families$25,129$37,742

Montgomery County, Illinois Marital Status

Montgomery County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Montgomery County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Montgomery 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 45To54.

Montgomery County, Illinois Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Montgomery County, Illinois Veterans

Montgomery County, Illinois Veterans by War

2,369

Number of Veterans

2,305

Male Veterans

64

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam859
First Gulf War338
Second Gulf War263
Korea253
World War II175

Montgomery County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+666
65 to 74623
35 to 54491
55 to 64399
18 to 34190

Montgomery County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,25610.61%
Black825.04%
2 or More2510.64%
Hispanic142.95%
Other44.76%
Indian24.00%

Montgomery County, Illinois Veterans by Education

7.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Montgomery County, Illinois Employment Status

Montgomery County, Illinois Employment by Age

47.4%

Labor Force Participation

44.7%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Montgomery County, Illinois Employment by Race

Montgomery County, Illinois Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Montgomery County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Litchfield71286812-316-4.43%
Hillsboro62076071-136-2.19%
Nokomis22562156-100-4.43%
Raymond1006964-42-4.17%
Witt903861-42-4.65%
Farmersville724694-30-4.14%
Taylor Springs690666-24-3.48%
Coffeen685657-28-4.09%
Schram City586562-24-4.10%
Irving495475-20-4.04%
Panama 343326-17-4.96%
Fillmore330316-14-4.24%
Coalton304292-12-3.95%
Waggoner266255-11-4.14%
Harvel 223213-10-4.48%
Donnellson 210201-9-4.29%
Butler180173-7-3.89%
Ohlman135129-6-4.44%
Walshville6461-3-4.69%
Wenonah3736-1-2.70%
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