Benld, Illinois Population 2022

1,446
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Benld is a city located in Macoupin County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,446, it is the 576th largest city in Illinois and the 12792nd largest city in the United States. Benld is currently declining at a rate of -0.62% annually and its population has decreased by -9.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,594 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Benld has a population density of 1,364 people per square mile.

The average household income in Benld is $51,963 with a poverty rate of 28.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $728 per month, and the median house value is $72,200. The median age in Benld is 39.8 years, 39.5 years for males, and 41.1 years for females.

Benld Demographics

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

  • White: 95.67%
  • Native American: 2.95%
  • Other race: 1.00%
  • Asian: 0.31%
  • Two or more races: 0.06%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Benld, Illinois is 1,446 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,594.

Benld, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Benld Population by Race

Benld Population Pyramid 2022

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Benld Median Age

38.3


Total

36.9


Male

38.7


Female

Benld Adults

There are 1,179 adults, (294 of whom are seniors) in Benld.

Benld Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Benld Sex Ratio

Female

747

46.86%

Male

847

53.14%

Benld Population by Age

Benld Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Benld Household Types

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Benld Households and Families

3.24

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

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Benld Households by Type

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Benld Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Benld Educational Attainment by Race

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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 11.91%.

Benld Educational Attainment by Race

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$28,859

Average Earnings

$38,580

Average Male

$21,023

Average Female

Benld Earnings by Educational Attainment

Benld Language by Age

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Benld Language

97.11% of Benld residents speak only English, while 2.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.36% of the population.

Benld Language

Benld Poverty by Race

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28.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.20%

Male Poverty Rate

32.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Benld

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Benld is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.15%.

Benld Poverty

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Benld Poverty Rate by Education

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Benld Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Benld Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Benld Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Benld Married by Age and Sex

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Benld 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 35-44.

Benld Marital Status by Race

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Benld Marital Status

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155

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Benld Veterans by War

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Benld Veterans by Age

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Benld Veterans by Race

Benld Veterans by Education

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12.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Benld Veterans by Education

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56%

Labor Force Participation

51.2%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Benld Employment by Age

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Benld Employment by Race

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Benld 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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76.04%

Born in Benld

97.37%

Native Born

2.63%

Foreign Born

1.88%

Non Citizen

0.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.37% of Benld residents were born in the United States, with 76.04% having been born in Illinois. 1.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Benld Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Benld Population by Year