Abingdon, Illinois Population 2022

2,877
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Abingdon is a city located in Knox County Illinois. Abingdon has a 2020 population of 2,877. Abingdon is currently declining at a rate of -1.27% annually and its population has decreased by -2.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,951 in 2010.

The average household income in Abingdon is $49,960 with a poverty rate of 19.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $575 per month, and the median house value is $70,700. The median age in Abingdon is 39.2 years, 38.9 years for males, and 39.4 years for females.

Abingdon Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Abingdonwas:

  • White: 95.74%
  • Black or African American: 2.30%
  • Two or more races: 1.15%
  • Other race: 0.81%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Abingdon, Illinois is 2,877 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,951.

Abingdon, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,41895.74%
Black or African American822.30%
Some Other Race290.81%
Two or More Races411.15%
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Abingdon Population by Race

Abingdon Population Pyramid 2022

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Abingdon Median Age

38.9


Total

35.1


Male

40.5


Female

Abingdon Adults

There are 2,685 adults, (646 of whom are seniors) in Abingdon.

Abingdon Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Abingdon Sex Ratio

Female

1,687

47.25%

Male

1,883

52.75%

Abingdon Population by Age

Abingdon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Abingdon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.5%8.5%
All69.8%30.2%
Non Family61.5%38.5%
Female57.8%42.2%
Male22.5%77.5%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Abingdon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4562.4269.8
Married4932.9591.5
Male405.5322.5
Female2773.6657.8
Non Family6461.2861.5

3.03

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Abingdon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade481.97%
9th to 12th Grade29812.23%
High School Graduate97039.82%
Some College56823.32%
Associates Degree25010.26%
Bachelors Degree2088.54%
Graduate Degree943.86%
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Abingdon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Abingdon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,3252,003302
Black1414
Other Race2929
Hispanic7863
2+ Races1910

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 12.99%.

Abingdon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,101$31,500$26,144
Less Than 9th Grade$25,309$25,145$26,016
High School Graduate$30,987$36,058$23,906
Some College$26,042$40,399$24,928
Bachelors Degree$35,781$$32,167
Graduate Degree$80,590$$80,590

$27,101

Average Earnings

$31,500

Average Male

$26,144

Average Female

Abingdon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Abingdon Language by Age

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Abingdon Language

99.20% of Abingdon residents speak only English, while 0.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.41% of the population.

Abingdon Language

Abingdon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,23367720.94%
Other10NaN%
Hispanic137107.30%

19.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.01%

Male Poverty Rate

18.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Abingdon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Abingdon is White, with 20.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Abingdon is Hispanic, with 7.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.21%.

Abingdon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.97%
High School21.39%
Some College15.49%
Bachelors or Greater3.31%

Abingdon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.73%
Male Unemployed59.04%
Female Employed11.88%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Abingdon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Abingdon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,171$48,692
Families$56,146$59,828
Married Families$62,969-
Non Families$21,571$28,499
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Income by Household Type

Abingdon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.2%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Abingdon Married by Age and Sex

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Abingdon Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Abingdon Marital Status by Race

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Abingdon Marital Status

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280

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War36
Vietnam88
Korea82
World War II

Abingdon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5436
55 to 6427
65 to 7482
75+135

Abingdon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White27310.41%
Black750.00%

Abingdon Veterans by Race

Abingdon Veterans by Education

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1.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Abingdon Veterans by Education

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64.4%

Labor Force Participation

57.6%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Abingdon Employment by Age

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Abingdon Employment by Race

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Abingdon Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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86.19%

Born in Abingdon

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Abingdon residents were born in the United States, with 86.19% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Abingdon Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19202,7210.00%
19302,771500.18%
19403,2184471.51%
19503,300820.25%
19603,4691690.50%
19703,9364671.27%
19804,2102740.68%
19903,597-613-1.56%
20003,612150.04%
20103,319-293-0.84%
20113,282-37-1.11%
20123,245-37-1.13%
20133,208-37-1.14%
20143,171-37-1.15%
20153,134-37-1.17%
20163,097-37-1.18%
20173,060-37-1.19%
20183,023-37-1.21%
20192,986-37-1.22%
20202,951-35-1.17%
20212,914-37-1.25%
20222,877-37-1.27%

Abingdon Population by Year