Arcola is a city located in Douglas County Illinois. Arcola has a 2020 population of 2,929. Arcola is currently growing at a rate of 0.03% annually and its population has increased by 0.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,927 in 2010.
The average household income in Arcola is $56,366 with a poverty rate of 10.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $760 per month, and the median house value is $102,000. The median age in Arcola is 34.6 years, 35.6 years for males, and 30.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Arcolawas:
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 black people with a rate of 46.38%.
66.93% of Arcola residents speak only English, while 33.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.16% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Arcola is Multiple, with 19.27% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Arcola is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.58%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Arcola
90.42% of Arcola residents were born in the United States, with 79.79% having been born in Illinois. 4.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.