Tazewell County, Illinois Population 2019

Tazewell County, Illinois's estimated population is 133,526 with a growth rate of -0.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tazewell County, Illinois is the 15th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017133,526-441-0.33%
2016133,967-426-0.32%
2015134,393-948-0.70%
2014135,341-909-0.67%
2013136,2501380.10%
2012136,1122810.21%
2011135,8313430.25%
2010135,48811,7969.54%
1990123,692-8,386-6.35%
1980132,07813,42911.32%
1970118,64918,86018.90%
196099,78923,62431.02%
195076,16517,80330.50%
194058,36212,28026.65%
193046,0827,54219.57%
192038,5404,51313.26%
191034,0278062.43%
190033,2213,66512.40%
189029,556-110-0.37%
188029,6661,7636.32%
187027,9036,43329.96%
186021,4709,41878.14%
185012,0524,83166.90%
18407,2212,50553.12%
18304,7160.00%

Tazewell County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White129,144
Two or More Races1,889
Black or African American1,663
Asian1,299
Some Other Race494
American Indian and Alaska Native180
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander26

Tazewell County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2019

Tazewell County, Illinois Median Age

40.8


Total

39.3


Male

42.1


Female

Tazewell County, Illinois Adults

There are 103,671 adults, (23,273 of whom are seniors) in Tazewell County, Illinois.

Tazewell County, Illinois Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Tazewell County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

68,239

50.66%

Male

66,456

49.34%

Tazewell County, Illinois Households and Families

Tazewell County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tazewell County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
All76.2%23.8%
Male66.1%33.9%
Non Family59.6%40.4%
Female56.6%43.4%

76.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All54,7512.4176.2
Married29,879390.2
Non Family17,6761.1959.6
Female5,2882.9256.6
Male1,9083.1466.1

2.91

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tazewell County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8852.01%
9th to 12th Grade4,8175.14%
High School Graduate30,19832.23%
Some College22,42323.93%
Associates Degree10,01510.69%
Bachelors Degree17,03818.18%
Graduate Degree7,3307.82%

Tazewell County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White89,26583,16023,219
Hispanic1,6871,418343
Black1,134941107
Asian843772500
Multiple Races735640209
Other Race28120854
Native American14613012
Islander262610

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 59.31%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,074$50,740$30,342
Less Than High School$18,238$19,300$17,500
High School Grad$31,650$40,973$24,309
Some College$36,445$48,979$28,151
Bachelors Degree$56,531$75,000$40,672
Graduate Degree$64,405$93,144$50,879

$40,074

Average Earnings

$50,740

Average Male

$30,342

Average Female

Tazewell County, Illinois Language

Tazewell County, Illinois Language by Age

Tazewell County, Illinois Language

97.08% of Tazewell County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 2.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.44% of the population.

Tazewell County, Illinois Poverty

Tazewell County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White124,6649,3977.54%
Multiple1,82056130.82%
Hispanic2,8042639.38%
Black89524126.93%
Asian1,290816.28%
Native1266148.41%
Other459153.27%

8.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.14%

Male Poverty Rate

8.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tazewell County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tazewell County, Illinois is Native, with 48.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tazewell County, Illinois is Other, with 3.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.33%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.19%
High School8.56%
Some College5.98%
Bachelors or Greater1.74%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.53%
Male Unemployed20.00%
Female Employed5.48%
Male Employed2.66%

Tazewell County, Illinois Income

Tazewell County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,874$78,356
Families$75,385$91,173
Married Families$84,294$101,810
Non Families$36,508$48,232

Tazewell County, Illinois Marital Status

Tazewell County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Tazewell County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Tazewell 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 35-44.

Tazewell County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Tazewell County, Illinois Veterans

9,209

Number of Veterans

8,792

Male Veterans

417

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,318
First Gulf War1,579
Second Gulf War1,323
Korea1,073
World War II515

Tazewell County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,0729.08%
Hispanic793.88%
2 or More697.87%
Black544.08%
Asian101.09%
Indian42.55%

Tazewell County, Illinois Veterans by Education

4.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tazewell County, Illinois Employment Status

63%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Tazewell County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Pekin 3409633038-1058-3.10%
East Peoria2343522939-496-2.12%
Washington1520116851165010.85%
Morton1627316287140.09%
Peoria Heights 60875936-151-2.48%
Creve Coeur54645230-234-4.28%
Marquette Heights28242720-104-3.68%
Tremont22362156-80-3.58%
Mackinaw19501925-25-1.28%
Delavan16891634-55-3.26%
North Pekin15691557-12-0.76%
Minier12521214-38-3.04%
South Pekin11461113-33-2.88%
Goodfield 86698311713.51%
Hopedale865836-29-3.35%
Green Valley711679-32-4.50%
Deer Creek 704675-29-4.12%
Armington343333-10-2.92%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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