White County, Illinois Population 2020

White County, Illinois's estimated population is 13,925 with a growth rate of -1.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. White County, Illinois is the 77th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201813,665-260-1.87%
201713,925-145-1.03%
201614,070-129-0.91%
201514,199-68-0.48%
201414,267-168-1.16%
201314,435-88-0.61%
201214,523-67-0.46%
201114,590-10-0.07%
201014,600-1,922-11.63%
199016,522-1,342-7.51%
198017,8645523.19%
197017,312-2,061-10.64%
196019,373-1,562-7.46%
195020,9359084.53%
194020,0271,87810.35%
193018,149-1,932-9.62%
192020,081-2,971-12.89%
191023,052-2,334-9.19%
190025,3863811.52%
189025,0051,9188.31%
188023,0876,24137.05%
187016,8464,44335.82%
186012,4033,47838.97%
18508,9251,00612.70%
18407,9191,82830.01%
18306,0911,26326.16%
18204,8280.00%

How Many People Live in White County, Illinois?

13,925

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,72997.89%
Two or More Races1270.91%
Black or African American1010.72%
Asian510.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.08%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.03%
Some Other Race20.01%

White County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

White County, Illinois Median Age

44.1


Total

42.1


Male

45.5


Female

White County, Illinois Adults

There are 10,933 adults, (3,020 of whom are seniors) in White County, Illinois.

White County, Illinois Age Dependency

77.2

Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

White County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

7,143

50.93%

Male

6,882

49.07%

White County, Illinois Households and Families

White County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

White County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All77.9%22.1%
Non Family66.2%33.8%
Female64.5%35.5%
Male63.3%36.7%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0822.2477.9
Married3,1062.8589.6
Non Family2,1691.166.2
Female6002.9864.5
Male2072.9663.3

2.79

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

White County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2692.69%
9th to 12th Grade5965.96%
High School Graduate3,83538.37%
Some College2,54125.43%
Associates Degree1,23312.34%
Bachelors Degree9929.93%
Graduate Degree5285.28%

White County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,7498,9671,488
Hispanic89351
Black84575
Multiple Races36367
Asian292918
Native American1131
Other Race22

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 asian people with a rate of 62.07%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,593$44,651$21,316
Less Than High School$16,679$35,509$13,500
High School Grad$31,445$39,968$17,031
Some College$31,781$46,936$19,775
Bachelors Degree$45,441$64,145$31,875
Graduate Degree$51,625$72,721$48,125

$33,593

Average Earnings

$44,651

Average Male

$21,316

Average Female

White County, Illinois Language

White County, Illinois Language by Age

White County, Illinois Language

98.65% of White County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.73% of the population.

White County, Illinois Poverty

White County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,2321,69312.79%
Multiple1225343.44%
Hispanic161169.94%
Asian511631.37%
Black36616.67%
Native5240.00%

13.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.77%

Male Poverty Rate

15.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in White County, Illinois is Multiple, with 43.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in White County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 9.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.35%
High School15.05%
Some College7.29%
Bachelors or Greater2.87%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed41.13%
Female Unemployed28.44%
Female Employed9.47%
Male Employed2.12%

White County, Illinois Income

White County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,773$58,877
Families$60,334$71,857
Married Families$70,958-
Non Families$25,389$32,501

White County, Illinois Marital Status

White County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

White County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

White County, Illinois Marriage

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

White County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

White County, Illinois Veterans

1,035

Number of Veterans

986

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam472
Second Gulf War177
First Gulf War127
Korea124
World War II62

White County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0329.61%
Hispanic43.05%
Other2100.00%
2 or More12.13%

White County, Illinois Veterans by Education

5.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

White County, Illinois Employment Status

57.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

White 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

61.48%

Born in Illinois

98.75%

Native Born

1.25%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.75% of White County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 61.48% having been born in Illinois. 0.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in White County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Carmi52405105-135-2.58%
Grayville 16681623-45-2.70%
Norris City12751244-31-2.43%
Crossville745720-25-3.36%
Enfield596581-15-2.52%
New Haven 433399-34-7.85%
Mill Shoals 215211-4-1.86%
Maunie139137-2-1.44%
Springerton110108-2-1.82%
Burnt Prairie5251-1-1.92%
Phillipstown4443-1-2.27%
  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