Schuyler County, Illinois Population 2020

Schuyler County, Illinois's estimated population is 6,976 with a growth rate of -0.75% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Schuyler County, Illinois is the 90th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20186,907-69-0.99%
20176,976-53-0.75%
20167,029-120-1.68%
20157,149-111-1.53%
20147,260-131-1.77%
20137,391-64-0.86%
20127,455-7-0.09%
20117,462-73-0.97%
20107,535370.49%
19907,498-867-10.36%
19808,3652302.83%
19708,135-611-6.99%
19608,746-867-9.02%
19509,613-1,817-15.90%
194011,430-246-2.11%
193011,676-1,609-12.11%
192013,285-1,567-10.55%
191014,852-1,277-7.92%
190016,1291160.72%
189016,013-236-1.45%
188016,249-1,170-6.72%
187017,4192,73518.63%
186014,6844,11138.88%
185010,5733,60151.65%
18406,9724,013135.62%
18302,9590.00%

How Many People Live in Schuyler County, Illinois?

6,976

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,42991.01%
Black or African American5187.33%
Two or More Races1101.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.10%

Schuyler County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

Schuyler County, Illinois Median Age

45.8


Total

45.2


Male

46.7


Female

Schuyler County, Illinois Adults

There are 5,719 adults, (1,505 of whom are seniors) in Schuyler County, Illinois.

Schuyler County, Illinois Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Schuyler County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

3,363

47.61%

Male

3,701

52.39%

Schuyler County, Illinois Households and Families

Schuyler County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Schuyler County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.8%7.2%
All76.5%23.5%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
Male66.5%33.5%
Female53.6%46.4%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8362.1876.5
Married1,2242.7292.8
Non Family1,0991.1766.9
Female3342.7353.6
Male1793.6366.5

2.64

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Schuyler County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1462.78%
9th to 12th Grade3927.47%
High School Graduate1,98637.83%
Some College1,18722.61%
Associates Degree58511.14%
Bachelors Degree64412.27%
Graduate Degree3105.90%

Schuyler County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,6224,263904
Black48234638
Multiple Races110965
Hispanic29
Native American777

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,860$37,873$27,256
Less Than High School$18,241$11,250$18,657
High School Grad$26,906$35,286$22,969
Some College$34,519$41,279$26,306
Bachelors Degree$35,139$62,663$32,760
Graduate Degree$45,192$$46,010

$31,860

Average Earnings

$37,873

Average Male

$27,256

Average Female

Schuyler County, Illinois Language

Schuyler County, Illinois Language by Age

Schuyler County, Illinois Language

97.72% of Schuyler County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 2.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.64% of the population.

Schuyler County, Illinois Poverty

Schuyler County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,2261,00616.16%
Black49734970.22%
Multiple1108577.27%
Hispanic292896.55%

21.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.68%

Male Poverty Rate

11.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Schuyler County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Schuyler County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 96.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Schuyler County, Illinois is White, with 16.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.62%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School54.10%
Some College28.44%
High School19.30%
Bachelors or Greater4.01%

Schuyler County, Illinois Income

Schuyler County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,151$58,448
Families$57,969$66,764
Married Families$71,033-
Non Families$31,968$43,336

Schuyler County, Illinois Marital Status

Schuyler County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Schuyler County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Schuyler 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 55-64.

Schuyler County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Schuyler County, Illinois Veterans

519

Number of Veterans

480

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam243
First Gulf War55
Korea52
Second Gulf War33
World War II2

Schuyler County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4508.79%
Black5511.41%
2 or More1412.73%

Schuyler County, Illinois Veterans by Education

28.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Schuyler County, Illinois Employment Status

51.6%

Labor Force Participation

48.7%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Schuyler 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

85.90%

Born in Illinois

98.30%

Native Born

1.70%

Foreign Born

1.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.30% of Schuyler County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 85.90% having been born in Illinois. 1.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Population of Cities in Schuyler County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Rushville32092920-289-9.01%
Littleton181166-15-8.29%
Browning137126-11-8.03%
Camden8679-7-8.14%
  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