Beecher City is a city located in Effingham County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 420, it is the 963rd largest city in Illinois and the 20193rd largest city in the United States. Beecher City is currently declining at a rate of -0.94% annually and its population has decreased by -1.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 428 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Beecher City has a population density of 466 people per square mile.
The average household income in Beecher City is $63,517 with a poverty rate of 21.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $556 per month, and the median house value is $67,000. The median age in Beecher City is 38.4 years, 36.8 years for males, and 40.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Beecher Citywas:
98.57% of Beecher City residents speak only English, while 1.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.86% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Beecher City is White, with 21.10% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Beecher City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.11%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Beecher City
100.00% of Beecher City residents were born in the United States, with 89.28% 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.