Bluffs is a city located in Scott County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 598, it is the 845th largest city in Illinois and the 18084th largest city in the United States. Bluffs is currently declining at a rate of -1.64% annually and its population has decreased by -3.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 618 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Bluffs has a population density of 670 people per square mile.
The average household income in Bluffs is $60,917 with a poverty rate of 20.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $668 per month, and the median house value is $71,300. The median age in Bluffs is 37.7 years, 41.3 years for males, and 33.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bluffswas:
98.06% of Bluffs residents speak only English, while 1.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.94% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Bluffs is White, with 21.88% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Bluffs is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.32%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Bluffs
98.19% of Bluffs residents were born in the United States, with 84.48% 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 Asia.