Whiteside County, Illinois Population 2018

Whiteside County, Illinois's estimated population is 56,118 with a growth rate of -1.81% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Whiteside County, Illinois is the 25th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201756,118-1,037-1.81%
201657,1556141.09%
201656,541-404-0.71%
201556,945-91-0.16%
201457,036-439-0.76%
201357,475-289-0.50%
201257,764-508-0.87%
201158,272-209-0.36%
201058,481-1,705-2.83%
199060,186-5,784-8.77%
198065,9703,0934.92%
197062,8772,9904.99%
196059,88710,55121.39%
195049,3365,99813.84%
194043,3384,31911.07%
193039,0192,8457.86%
192036,1741,6674.83%
191034,507-203-0.58%
190034,7103,85612.50%
189030,854-31-0.10%
188030,8853,38212.30%
187027,5038,76646.78%
186018,73713,376249.51%
18505,3612,847113.25%
18402,5140.00%

Whiteside County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White52,983
Some Other Race1,400
Two or More Races1,201
Black or African American1,135
Asian308
American Indian and Alaska Native111
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander17

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

Whiteside 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

Whiteside County, Illinois Median Age

42.8


Total

42.1


Male

43.7


Female

Whiteside County, Illinois Adults

There are 44,181 adults, (10,802 of which are seniors) in Whiteside County, Illinois.

Whiteside County, Illinois Age Dependency

71.4

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Whiteside County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

29,027

50.79%

Male

28,128

49.21%

Whiteside County, Illinois Households and Families

Whiteside County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Whiteside County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
All75.3%24.7%
Male70.8%29.2%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Female53.8%46.2%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Whiteside County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,5112.3975.3
Married11,8172.9690.1
Non Family8,1841.1760.6
Female2,2283.3753.8
Male1,2823.1770.8

2.95

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Whiteside County, Illinois Households

Whiteside County, Illinois Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7364.37%
9th to 12th Grade2,7516.92%
High School Graduate14,36936.15%
Some College10,20225.67%
Associates Degree3,8239.62%
Bachelors Degree4,43111.15%
Graduate Degree2,4326.12%

Whiteside County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,13331,7216,370
Hispanic3,5922,694264
Other Race88463981
Black62846523
Multiple Races38533139
Asian241207121
Native American999035
Islander17

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 90.91%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.21%.

Whiteside County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,548$40,911$24,573
Less Than High School$21,197$26,081$15,912
High School Grad$27,664$34,940$20,701
Some College$31,541$43,588$23,461
Bachelors Degree$41,854$55,269$30,971
Graduate Degree$56,838$67,900$51,324

$31,548

Average Earnings

$40,911

Average Male

$24,573

Average Female

Whiteside County, Illinois Language

Whiteside County, Illinois Language by Age

Whiteside County, Illinois Language

93.07% of Whiteside County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 6.93% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.08% of the population.

Whiteside County, Illinois Poverty

Whiteside County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White47,6425,11610.74%
Hispanic6,62387513.21%
Black98427327.74%
Other1,40025918.50%
Multiple1,20117514.57%
Native1111513.51%
Asian303134.29%

11.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.66%

Male Poverty Rate

12.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Whiteside County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Whiteside County, Illinois is Black, with 27.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Whiteside County, Illinois is Asian, with 4.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.51%.

Whiteside County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.01%
High School10.56%
Some College6.91%
Bachelors or Greater3.30%

Whiteside County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.11%
Female Unemployed25.58%
Female Employed6.88%
Male Employed5.21%

Whiteside County, Illinois Income

Whiteside County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,151$62,620
Families$61,031$73,647
Married Families$69,832$83,463
Non Families$29,447$39,399

Whiteside County, Illinois Marital Status

Whiteside County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Whiteside County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Whiteside 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.

Whiteside County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Whiteside County, Illinois Veterans

Whiteside County, Illinois Veterans by War

4,524

Number of Veterans

4,238

Male Veterans

286

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,495
First Gulf War777
Korea640
Second Gulf War427
World War II304

Whiteside County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,296
35 to 541,218
65 to 741,109
55 to 64662
18 to 34239

Whiteside County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,32010.42%
Hispanic2926.88%
Black9913.24%
Other444.51%
2 or More366.44%
Indian1515.15%
Asian103.65%

Whiteside County, Illinois Veterans by Education

6.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Whiteside County, Illinois Employment Status

Whiteside County, Illinois Employment by Age

62.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Whiteside County, Illinois Employment by Race

Whiteside County, Illinois Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Whiteside County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sterling1543814908-530-3.43%
Rock Falls94008993-407-4.33%
Morrison41904106-84-2.00%
Fulton34833333-150-4.31%
Prophetstown20801992-88-4.23%
Erie16021537-65-4.06%
Albany903882-21-2.33%
Tampico790750-40-5.06%
Lyndon648620-28-4.32%
Coleta164159-5-3.05%
Deer Grove4846-2-4.17%
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