Blue Mound, Illinois Population 2022

1,129
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Blue Mound is a city located in Macon County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,129, it is the 651st largest city in Illinois and the 14220th largest city in the United States. Blue Mound is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually and its population has decreased by -0.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,133 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Blue Mound has a population density of 1,929 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blue Mound is $57,257 with a poverty rate of 9.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $900 per month, and the median house value is $96,200. The median age in Blue Mound is 36.1 years, 39.5 years for males, and 35.4 years for females.

Blue Mound Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blue Moundwas:

  • White: 88.11%
  • Two or more races: 10.13%
  • Asian: 1.06%
  • Native American: 0.44%
  • Black or African American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Blue Mound, Illinois is 1,129 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,133.

Blue Mound, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,00088.11%
Black or African American30.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.44%
Asian121.06%
Two or More Races11510.13%
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Blue Mound Population by Race

Blue Mound Population Pyramid 2022

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Blue Mound Median Age

37.6


Total

39.1


Male

37.2


Female

Blue Mound Adults

There are 845 adults, (244 of whom are seniors) in Blue Mound.

Blue Mound Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Blue Mound Sex Ratio

Female

658

57.97%

Male

477

42.03%

Blue Mound Population by Age

Blue Mound Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Blue Mound Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.9%8.1%
All81.9%18.1%
Non Family77.3%22.7%
Female56.3%43.8%
Male46.7%53.3%

81.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blue Mound Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4532.5181.9
Married2213.4291.9
Male152.846.7
Female323.5656.3
Non Family1851.2177.3

3.34

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Blue Mound Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade152.00%
9th to 12th Grade8911.88%
High School Graduate33544.73%
Some College13518.02%
Associates Degree567.48%
Bachelors Degree749.88%
Graduate Degree456.01%
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Blue Mound Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blue Mound Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White693609119
Black33
2+ Races3333
Native American5
Hispanic15

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 white people with a rate of 17.17%.

Blue Mound Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,806$46,125$26,580
Less Than 9th Grade$21,563$29,286$14,583
High School Graduate$29,250$59,750$26,750
Some College$31,875$43,750$26,406
Bachelors Degree$45,357$$43,750
Graduate Degree$45,962$46,058$

$31,806

Average Earnings

$46,125

Average Male

$26,580

Average Female

Blue Mound Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blue Mound Language by Age

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Blue Mound Language

95.76% of Blue Mound residents speak only English, while 4.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.73% of the population.

Blue Mound Language

Blue Mound Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black33100.00%
Asian1212100.00%
Native5360.00%
Hispanic21628.57%
White982606.11%
OtherNaN%
Multiple1153530.43%

9.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.22%

Male Poverty Rate

10.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blue Mound

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blue Mound is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blue Mound is Multiple, with 30.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.54%.

Blue Mound Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.58%
High School4.78%
Some College12.04%
Bachelors or Greater5.04%

Blue Mound Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.25%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed6.31%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Blue Mound Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blue Mound Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,877$62,915
Families$66,818$75,501
Married Families$73,750-
Non Families$38,958$44,443
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Income by Household Type

Blue Mound Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Blue Mound Married by Age and Sex

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Blue Mound 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 55-64.

Blue Mound Marital Status by Race

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Blue Mound Marital Status

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77

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War14
First Gulf War10
Vietnam28
Korea9
World War II3

Blue Mound Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3411
35 to 5417
55 to 646
65 to 7423
75+20

Blue Mound Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7710.23%
Hispanic853.33%

Blue Mound Veterans by Race

Blue Mound Veterans by Education

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5.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blue Mound Veterans by Education

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66.1%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Blue Mound Employment by Age

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Blue Mound Employment by Race

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Blue Mound 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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83.52%

Born in Blue Mound

98.50%

Native Born

1.50%

Foreign Born

1.06%

Non Citizen

0.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.50% of Blue Mound residents were born in the United States, with 83.52% having been born in Illinois. 1.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Blue Mound Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,1580.00%
20111,156-2-0.17%
20121,154-2-0.17%
20131,152-2-0.17%
20141,150-2-0.17%
20151,148-2-0.17%
20161,146-2-0.17%
20171,144-2-0.17%
20181,142-2-0.17%
20191,140-2-0.18%
20201,133-7-0.61%
20211,131-2-0.18%
20221,129-2-0.18%

Blue Mound Population by Year