Morgan County, Illinois Population 2019

Morgan County, Illinois's estimated population is 34,199 with a growth rate of -1.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morgan County, Illinois is the 44th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201833,976-223-0.65%
201734,199-417-1.20%
201634,616-49-0.14%
201534,665-7-0.02%
201434,672-327-0.93%
201334,999-314-0.89%
201235,313-166-0.47%
201135,479-26-0.07%
201035,505-892-2.45%
199036,397-1,105-2.95%
198037,5021,3283.67%
197036,174-397-1.09%
196036,5711,0032.82%
195035,568-810-2.23%
194036,3782,1386.24%
193034,2406732.00%
192033,567-853-2.48%
191034,420-586-1.67%
190035,0062,3707.26%
189032,6361,1223.56%
188031,5143,05110.72%
187028,4636,35128.72%
186022,1126,04837.65%
185016,064-3,483-17.82%
184019,5476,83353.74%
183012,7140.00%

How Many People Live in Morgan County, Illinois?

34,199

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,28790.84%
Black or African American2,1556.26%
Two or More Races6341.84%
Asian2430.71%
American Indian and Alaska Native770.22%
Some Other Race450.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.00%

Morgan County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

Morgan County, Illinois Median Age

41.2


Total

39.2


Male

43.8


Female

Morgan County, Illinois Adults

There are 27,669 adults, (6,496 of whom are seniors) in Morgan County, Illinois.

Morgan County, Illinois Age Dependency

62.7

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32

Child Dependency Ratio

Morgan County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

17,123

49.72%

Male

17,319

50.28%

Morgan County, Illinois Households and Families

Morgan County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morgan County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
All68.9%31.1%
Non Family57.7%42.3%
Male56.4%43.6%
Female48.3%51.7%

68.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,8942.2168.9
Married6,5182.884.1
Non Family5,1781.2157.7
Female1,6362.8448.3
Male5622.8356.4

2.73

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morgan County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6702.81%
9th to 12th Grade1,3665.74%
High School Graduate9,86941.44%
Some College5,16221.67%
Associates Degree1,6917.10%
Bachelors Degree3,43014.40%
Graduate Degree1,6306.84%

Morgan County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,09920,4064,900
Black1,2011,01242
Hispanic31619426
Asian1197878
Multiple Races11210014
Other Race2310
Native American1414

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 65.55%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,171$40,878$27,618
Less Than High School$20,462$24,063$12,065
High School Grad$27,466$34,703$21,156
Some College$32,494$37,096$28,111
Bachelors Degree$45,355$63,456$35,764
Graduate Degree$58,238$67,000$52,768

$33,171

Average Earnings

$40,878

Average Male

$27,618

Average Female

Morgan County, Illinois Language

Morgan County, Illinois Language by Age

Morgan County, Illinois Language

96.92% of Morgan County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 3.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.55% of the population.

Morgan County, Illinois Poverty

Morgan County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,5083,86313.55%
Black1,27639931.27%
Multiple53918133.58%
Hispanic3349428.14%
Asian2328536.64%
Other261661.54%

14.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.15%

Male Poverty Rate

15.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morgan County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Illinois is Other, with 61.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Illinois is White, with 13.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.05%
High School13.50%
Some College8.76%
Bachelors or Greater3.05%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.83%
Male Unemployed33.28%
Female Employed9.20%
Male Employed5.39%

Morgan County, Illinois Income

Morgan County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,353$63,874
Families$61,560$76,066
Married Families$73,760$86,789
Non Families$30,026$41,193

Morgan County, Illinois Marital Status

Morgan County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Morgan County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Morgan 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 55-64.

Morgan County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Morgan County, Illinois Veterans

2,661

Number of Veterans

2,466

Male Veterans

195

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam994
First Gulf War479
Second Gulf War309
Korea275
World War II180

Morgan County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,58110.16%
Black754.22%
Hispanic183.25%
2 or More52.91%

Morgan County, Illinois Veterans by Education

4.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morgan County, Illinois Employment Status

59%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Morgan County, Illinois Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

83.22%

Born in Illinois

97.91%

Native Born

2.09%

Foreign Born

1.04%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.91% of Morgan County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 83.22% having been born in Illinois. 1.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Morgan County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jacksonville1944618729-717-3.69%
South Jacksonville33313230-101-3.03%
Waverly13071249-58-4.44%
Meredosia10441004-40-3.83%
Franklin610590-20-3.28%
Murrayville587565-22-3.75%
Woodson512494-18-3.52%
Chapin512492-20-3.91%
Concord167163-4-2.40%
Lynnville117114-3-2.56%
  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