Stark County, Illinois Population 2020

Stark County, Illinois's estimated population is 5,457 with a growth rate of -0.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Stark County, Illinois is the 97th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20185,427-30-0.55%
20175,457-52-0.94%
20165,50940.07%
20155,505-97-1.73%
20145,602-105-1.84%
20135,707-34-0.59%
20125,741-101-1.73%
20115,842-128-2.14%
20105,970-564-8.63%
19906,534-855-11.57%
19807,389-121-1.61%
19707,510-642-7.88%
19608,152-569-6.52%
19508,721-160-1.80%
19408,881-303-3.30%
19309,184-509-5.25%
19209,693-405-4.01%
191010,098-88-0.86%
190010,1862042.04%
18909,982-1,225-10.93%
188011,2074564.24%
187010,7511,74719.40%
18609,0045,294142.70%
18503,7102,137135.86%
18401,5730.00%

How Many People Live in Stark County, Illinois?

5,457

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,35397.33%
Asian611.11%
Two or More Races460.84%
Black or African American380.69%
Some Other Race20.04%

Stark County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

Stark County, Illinois Median Age

45.1


Total

44.2


Male

45.5


Female

Stark County, Illinois Adults

There are 4,301 adults, (1,184 of whom are seniors) in Stark County, Illinois.

Stark County, Illinois Age Dependency

76.5

Age Dependency Ratio

38

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Stark County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

2,784

50.62%

Male

2,716

49.38%

Stark County, Illinois Households and Families

Stark County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Stark County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married95.1%4.9%
All80.3%19.7%
Non Family69.5%30.5%
Male65.4%34.6%
Female50.4%49.6%

80.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2942.3580.3
Married1,1522.9495.1
Non Family8091.1169.5
Female2263.4650.4
Male1073.1365.4

2.93

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Stark County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1032.65%
9th to 12th Grade2516.45%
High School Graduate1,54539.68%
Some College83521.44%
Associates Degree48012.33%
Bachelors Degree44011.30%
Graduate Degree2406.16%

Stark County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,7703,425643
Hispanic403110
Asian393920
Multiple Races28287
Black1717
Other Race2

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 51.28%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,667$43,134$28,750
Less Than High School$19,643$27,697$13,523
High School Grad$31,513$40,439$18,750
Some College$39,096$50,446$28,036
Bachelors Degree$43,750$51,250$37,143
Graduate Degree$77,000$77,647$76,500

$36,667

Average Earnings

$43,134

Average Male

$28,750

Average Female

Stark County, Illinois Language

Stark County, Illinois Language by Age

Stark County, Illinois Language

97.59% of Stark County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 2.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.04% of the population.

Stark County, Illinois Poverty

Stark County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,18184316.27%
Black18950.00%
Hispanic8189.88%
Multiple46613.04%

16.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.06%

Male Poverty Rate

20.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stark County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stark County, Illinois is Black, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stark County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 9.88% 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 21.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.87%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.56%
High School10.58%
Some College8.67%
Bachelors or Greater5.80%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.70%
Male Unemployed18.60%
Female Employed11.64%
Male Employed7.03%

Stark County, Illinois Income

Stark County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,260$70,542
Families$64,395$87,635
Married Families$74,821-
Non Families$26,733$35,069

Stark County, Illinois Marital Status

Stark County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Stark County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Stark 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 45-54.

Stark County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Stark County, Illinois Veterans

392

Number of Veterans

364

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam154
Second Gulf War61
Korea39
First Gulf War26
World War II21

Stark County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3859.15%
2 or More725.00%

Stark County, Illinois Veterans by Education

8.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stark County, Illinois Employment Status

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Stark 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

87.47%

Born in Illinois

98.55%

Native Born

1.45%

Foreign Born

0.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.55% of Stark County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 87.47% having been born in Illinois. 0.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Stark County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wyoming14291373-56-3.92%
Toulon12921245-47-3.64%
Bradford768733-35-4.56%
La Fayette223216-7-3.14%
  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