White County, Illinois Population 2018

White County, Illinois's estimated population is 13,938 with a growth rate of -3.28% 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
201713,938-472-3.28%
201614,4103222.29%
201614,088-114-0.80%
201514,202-65-0.46%
201414,267-166-1.15%
201314,433-89-0.61%
201214,522-65-0.45%
201114,587-13-0.09%
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%

White County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,133
Two or More Races158
Black or African American47
Asian41
American Indian and Alaska Native15
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14
Some Other Race2

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

White 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

White County, Illinois Median Age

44.5


Total

42.7


Male

45.8


Female

White County, Illinois Adults

There are 11,269 adults, (3,141 of which are seniors) in White County, Illinois.

White County, Illinois Age Dependency

77.4

Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

White County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

7,385

51.25%

Male

7,025

48.75%

White County, Illinois Households and Families

White County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

White County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
All75.6%24.4%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Male60.9%39.1%
Female50.9%49.1%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

White County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1832.2775.6
Married3,2142.8488
Non Family2,1871.1465.1
Female5293.0650.9
Male2533.0960.9

2.82

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

White County, Illinois Households

White County, Illinois Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4214.10%
9th to 12th Grade8448.22%
High School Graduate3,72236.26%
Some College2,62625.58%
Associates Degree1,24412.12%
Bachelors Degree9299.05%
Graduate Degree4804.68%

White County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,0468,8341,379
Hispanic81382
Multiple Races58587
Black3626
Asian282815
Native American15156
Other Race22

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 53.57%.

White County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,301$41,192$20,680
Less Than High School$17,097$29,952$11,864
High School Grad$30,174$37,000$17,250
Some College$31,002$44,487$20,308
Bachelors Degree$41,406$52,569$29,712
Graduate Degree$44,353$70,341$43,017

$31,301

Average Earnings

$41,192

Average Male

$20,680

Average Female

White County, Illinois Language

White County, Illinois Language by Age

White County, Illinois Language

98.54% of White County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.46% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.96% of the population.

White County, Illinois Poverty

White County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,5951,91614.09%
Multiple1533220.92%
Hispanic175116.29%
Black1616.25%

14.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.82%

Male Poverty Rate

16.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in White County, Illinois is Multiple, with 20.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in White County, Illinois is Black, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.39%.

White County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.75%
High School11.78%
Some College9.00%
Bachelors or Greater3.58%

White County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed46.15%
Female Unemployed29.03%
Female Employed9.12%
Male Employed3.53%

White County, Illinois Income

White County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,678$57,865
Families$56,121$71,022
Married Families$65,843$
Non Families$24,393$31,889

White County, Illinois Marital Status

White County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.0%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

White County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

White County, Illinois Veterans

White County, Illinois Veterans by War

1,122

Number of Veterans

1,075

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam414
Second Gulf War213
Korea147
First Gulf War127
World War II99

White County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+317
65 to 74308
18 to 34205
55 to 64172
35 to 54120

White County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,11610.05%
2 or More45.26%
Other2100.00%

White County, Illinois Veterans by Education

3.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

White County, Illinois Employment Status

White County, Illinois Employment by Age

56.5%

Labor Force Participation

51.7%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

White County, Illinois Employment by Race

White County, Illinois Employment by Education

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%
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