Anchor, Illinois Population 2021

138
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Anchor is a city located in McLean County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 138, it is the 1200th largest city in Illinois and the 17666th largest city in the United States . Anchor is currently declining at a rate of -0.72% annually and its population has decreased by -5.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 146 in 2010. Anchor reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 0 miles, Anchor has a population density of 808 people per square mile.

The average household income in Anchor is $70,881 with a poverty rate of 19.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $910 per month, and the median house value is $85,000. The median age in Anchor is 30 years, 30.6 years for males, and 29.7 years for females.

Anchor Demographics

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

  • White: 97.28%
  • Two or more races: 2.17%
  • Native American: 0.54%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Anchor, Illinois is 138 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 140.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 146.

Anchor, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17997.28%
Two or More Races42.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.54%
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Anchor Population by Race

Anchor Population Pyramid $2021

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Anchor Median Age

30


Total

30.6


Male

29.7


Female

Anchor Adults

There are 123 adults, (23 of whom are seniors) in Anchor.

Anchor Age Dependency

84

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61

Child Dependency Ratio

Anchor Sex Ratio

Female

92

50.00%

Male

92

50.00%

Anchor Population by Age

Anchor Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Anchor Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female57.1%42.9%
All85.5%14.5%
Non Family92.9%7.1%
Married93.3%6.7%
Male100%0%

85.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Anchor Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All622.9785.5
Married302.893.3
Non Family141.1492.9
Female144.7157.1
Male44.5100

3.23

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

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Anchor Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade21.75%
9th to 12th Grade43.51%
High School Graduate6557.02%
Some College2219.30%
Associates Degree108.77%
Bachelors Degree65.26%
Graduate Degree54.39%
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Anchor Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Anchor Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White11310711
Native American11

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 white people with a rate of 9.73%.

Anchor Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,063$47,500$36,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$31,875$42,500$
Some College$47,708$51,250$43,125
Bachelors Degree$35,625$$
Graduate Degree$96,250$$

$39,063

Average Earnings

$47,500

Average Male

$36,250

Average Female

Anchor Earnings by Educational Attainment

Anchor Language by Age

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Anchor Language

96.88% of Anchor residents speak only English, while 3.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 3.13% of the population.

Anchor Language

Anchor Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1793016.76%
Multiple44100.00%
Native11100.00%

19.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.30%

Male Poverty Rate

21.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anchor

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anchor is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anchor is White, with 16.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.11%.

Anchor Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School21.54%
Some College3.13%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Anchor Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed4.76%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed10.00%

Anchor Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Anchor Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,500$70,881
Families$58,750$72,098
Married Families$81,250-
Non Families$31,250$38,214
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Income by Household Type

Anchor Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Anchor Married by Age and Sex

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Anchor 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 55-64.

Anchor Marital Status by Race

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Anchor Marital Status

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5

Number of Veterans

5

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War3
World War II1
Korea1
Vietnam
Second Gulf War

Anchor Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 643
75+2
65 to 74
35 to 54
18 to 34

Anchor Veterans by Age

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Anchor Veterans by Race

Anchor Veterans by Education

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20.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anchor Veterans by Education

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74.6%

Labor Force Participation

73%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Anchor Employment by Age

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Anchor Employment by Race

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Anchor 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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88.59%

Born in Anchor

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Anchor residents were born in the United States, with 88.59% 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.

Anchor Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021138-1-0.72%
2020139-1-0.71%
2019140-1-0.71%
2018141-3-2.08%
20171440.00%
2016144-1-0.69%
2015145-1-0.68%
2014146-2-1.35%
201314810.68%
201214710.68%
20111460.00%
20101460.00%

Anchor Population by Year