Tazewell County, Illinois Population 2018

Tazewell County, Illinois's estimated population is 133,526 with a growth rate of -1.38% 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
2017133,526-1,874-1.38%
2016135,4001,4331.07%
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
White129,963
Two or More Races1,776
Black or African American1,630
Asian1,258
Some Other Race491
American Indian and Alaska Native242
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Tazewell County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Tazewell County, Illinois Median Age

40.6


Total

39.2


Male

42


Female

Tazewell County, Illinois Adults

There are 104,123 adults, (23,018 of which are seniors) in Tazewell County, Illinois.

Tazewell County, Illinois Age Dependency

66.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Tazewell County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

68,568

50.64%

Male

66,832

49.36%

Tazewell County, Illinois Households and Families

Tazewell County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tazewell County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.3%9.7%
All76.2%23.8%
Male69.5%30.5%
Non Family58.5%41.5%
Female56.6%43.4%

76.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tazewell County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All54,6122.4376.2
Married30,097390.3
Non Family17,3031.1758.5
Female5,3783.0756.6
Male1,8343.0569.5

2.93

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tazewell County, Illinois Households

Tazewell County, Illinois Education

Tazewell County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9382.06%
9th to 12th Grade4,8335.14%
High School Graduate30,92932.88%
Some College22,97524.42%
Associates Degree9,86710.49%
Bachelors Degree16,65017.70%
Graduate Degree6,8787.31%

Tazewell County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White89,69283,48322,339
Hispanic1,6551,420318
Black1,147963191
Asian821727457
Multiple Races641558190
Other Race27119966
Native American21120359
Islander1414

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 55.66%.

Tazewell County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,298$49,326$29,533
Less Than High School$20,750$21,918$17,692
High School Grad$30,541$39,517$23,422
Some College$36,285$47,756$27,417
Bachelors Degree$54,863$71,215$41,456
Graduate Degree$62,438$88,339$47,102

$38,298

Average Earnings

$49,326

Average Male

$29,533

Average Female

Tazewell County, Illinois Language

Tazewell County, Illinois Language by Age

Tazewell County, Illinois Language

97.13% of Tazewell County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 2.87% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.43% of the population.

Tazewell County, Illinois Poverty

Tazewell County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White125,6379,4677.54%
Multiple1,69944226.02%
Black92228831.24%
Hispanic2,7751977.10%
Native1936634.20%
Asian1,247645.13%
Other459102.18%

7.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.99%

Male Poverty Rate

8.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tazewell County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tazewell County, Illinois is Native, with 34.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tazewell County, Illinois is Other, with 2.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.15%.

Tazewell County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.52%
High School8.49%
Some College5.67%
Bachelors or Greater1.86%

Tazewell County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.28%
Male Unemployed23.74%
Female Employed4.95%
Male Employed2.79%

Tazewell County, Illinois Income

Tazewell County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,178$75,595
Families$73,636$88,296
Married Families$82,480$98,405
Non Families$35,154$44,875

Tazewell County, Illinois Marital Status

Tazewell County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Tazewell County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Tazewell County, Illinois Veterans

Tazewell County, Illinois Veterans by War

9,977

Number of Veterans

9,574

Male Veterans

403

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,662
First Gulf War1,730
Korea1,360
Second Gulf War1,165
World War II633

Tazewell County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+2,606
65 to 742,475
35 to 542,283
55 to 641,917
18 to 34696

Tazewell County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,8089.76%
Hispanic1035.16%
2 or More587.60%
Asian323.57%
Black312.38%
Indian2812.73%
Other206.02%

Tazewell County, Illinois Veterans by Education

4.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tazewell County, Illinois Employment Status

Tazewell County, Illinois Employment by Age

63.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.5%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Tazewell County, Illinois Employment by Race

Tazewell County, Illinois Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  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