Arthur is a city located in Douglas County Illinois. Arthur has a 2020 population of 2,219. Arthur is currently declining at a rate of -0.27% annually and its population has decreased by -0.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,231 in 2010.
The average household income in Arthur is $68,664 with a poverty rate of 8.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $827 per month, and the median house value is $117,600. The median age in Arthur is 39.6 years, 40.1 years for males, and 37.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Arthurwas:
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 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
95.55% of Arthur residents speak only English, while 4.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.97% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Arthur is White, with 8.67% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Arthur is Hispanic, with 1.89% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.76%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Arthur
97.84% of Arthur residents were born in the United States, with 72.52% having been born in Illinois. 1.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.