Saline County, Illinois Population 2020

Saline County, Illinois's estimated population is 24,035 with a growth rate of -0.80% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Saline County, Illinois is the 52nd largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201823,906-129-0.54%
201724,035-195-0.80%
201624,230-261-1.07%
201524,491-1-0.00%
201424,492-307-1.24%
201324,799-111-0.45%
201224,91070.03%
201124,90320.01%
201024,901-1,650-6.21%
199026,551-1,897-6.67%
198028,4482,72710.60%
197025,721-506-1.93%
196026,227-7,193-21.52%
195033,420-4,646-12.21%
194038,0669662.60%
193037,100-1,253-3.27%
192038,3538,14926.98%
191030,2048,51939.29%
190021,6852,34312.11%
189019,3423,40221.34%
188015,9403,22625.37%
187012,7143,38336.26%
18609,3313,74366.98%
18505,5880.00%

How Many People Live in Saline County, Illinois?

24,035

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,48592.79%
Two or More Races6932.86%
Black or African American6832.82%
Asian1870.77%
Some Other Race960.40%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander470.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native400.17%

Saline County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

Saline County, Illinois Median Age

42


Total

38.8


Male

44.7


Female

Saline County, Illinois Adults

There are 18,962 adults, (4,783 of whom are seniors) in Saline County, Illinois.

Saline County, Illinois Age Dependency

70.9

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Saline County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

12,269

50.63%

Male

11,962

49.37%

Saline County, Illinois Households and Families

Saline County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Saline County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.2%10.8%
All72.4%27.6%
Non Family59.2%40.8%
Male54.9%45.1%
Female49.8%50.2%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,0022.3772.4
Married4,8792.9189.2
Non Family3,3341.1359.2
Female1,2833.3249.8
Male5063.0354.9

2.89

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Saline County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7414.33%
9th to 12th Grade1,5799.23%
High School Graduate4,87728.49%
Some College4,64227.12%
Associates Degree2,23813.08%
Bachelors Degree1,95611.43%
Graduate Degree1,0836.33%

Saline County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,99413,8552,858
Black37834256
Multiple Races33023043
Hispanic20116630
Asian12512528
Islander474725
Other Race42425
Native American4030

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 53.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,355$39,950$22,429
Less Than High School$18,611$19,167$17,500
High School Grad$25,833$35,944$14,615
Some College$31,456$41,655$21,479
Bachelors Degree$42,193$45,750$40,533
Graduate Degree$54,779$84,545$45,776

$31,355

Average Earnings

$39,950

Average Male

$22,429

Average Female

Saline County, Illinois Language

Saline County, Illinois Language by Age

Saline County, Illinois Language

96.75% of Saline County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 3.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.45% of the population.

Saline County, Illinois Poverty

Saline County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,6584,65321.48%
Multiple68726438.43%
Black64422534.94%
Hispanic4048821.78%
Native403075.00%
Asian18721.07%

22.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.35%

Male Poverty Rate

22.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saline County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saline County, Illinois is Native, with 75.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saline County, Illinois is Asian, with 1.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.06%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.18%
High School18.52%
Some College18.30%
Bachelors or Greater7.76%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed59.15%
Female Unemployed48.12%
Female Employed14.82%
Male Employed8.55%

Saline County, Illinois Income

Saline County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,167$56,381
Families$53,300$65,881
Married Families$64,885-
Non Families$19,098$34,062

Saline County, Illinois Marital Status

Saline County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Saline County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Saline County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Saline County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Saline County, Illinois Veterans

1,709

Number of Veterans

1,643

Male Veterans

66

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam580
First Gulf War335
Korea206
Second Gulf War179
World War II106

Saline County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6329.13%
Black4710.20%
2 or More205.32%
Indian1025.00%
Hispanic51.89%

Saline County, Illinois Veterans by Education

9.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saline County, Illinois Employment Status

55.1%

Labor Force Participation

49.7%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Saline 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

75.01%

Born in Illinois

98.98%

Native Born

1.02%

Foreign Born

0.21%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.98% of Saline County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 75.01% having been born in Illinois. 0.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Saline County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Harrisburg90258811-214-2.37%
Eldorado41334021-112-2.71%
Carrier Mills16531610-43-2.60%
Galatia933908-25-2.68%
Raleigh350344-6-1.71%
Stonefort 297294-3-1.01%
Muddy6968-1-1.45%
  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