Bowen, Illinois Population 2022

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Bowen is a city located in Hancock County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 458, it is the 931st largest city in Illinois and the 19672nd largest city in the United States. Bowen is currently declining at a rate of -0.65% annually and its population has decreased by -21.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 583 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Bowen has a population density of 1,070 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bowen is $66,023 with a poverty rate of 18.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $55,700. The median age in Bowen is 33.8 years, 38.2 years for males, and 32.2 years for females.

Bowen Demographics

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

  • White: 95.03%
  • Black or African American: 3.43%
  • Asian: 1.54%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Bowen, Illinois is 458 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 583.

Bowen, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Bowen Population by Race

Bowen Population Pyramid 2022

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Bowen Median Age

33.6


Total

34.5


Male

32.9


Female

Bowen Adults

There are 394 adults, (67 of whom are seniors) in Bowen.

Bowen Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Bowen Sex Ratio

Female

287

49.23%

Male

296

50.77%

Bowen Population by Age

Bowen Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bowen Household Types

81.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bowen Households and Families

3.64

Average Family Size

3.1

Average Household Size

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Bowen Households by Type

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Bowen Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bowen Educational Attainment by Race

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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 16.72%.

Bowen Educational Attainment by Race

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$36,719

Average Earnings

$40,313

Average Male

$24,063

Average Female

Bowen Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bowen Language by Age

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Bowen Language

99.61% of Bowen residents speak only English, while 0.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.39% of the population.

Bowen Language

Bowen Poverty by Race

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18.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.58%

Male Poverty Rate

18.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bowen

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bowen is Black, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.40%.

Bowen Poverty

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Bowen Poverty Rate by Education

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Bowen Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bowen Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Bowen Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.2%

Male Marriage Rate

59.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Bowen Married by Age and Sex

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Bowen Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bowen Marital Status by Race

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Bowen Marital Status

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12

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Bowen Veterans by War

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Bowen Veterans by Age

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Bowen Veterans by Race

Bowen Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bowen Veterans by Education

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65.5%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Bowen Employment by Age

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Bowen Employment by Race

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Bowen 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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82.33%

Born in Bowen

99.31%

Native Born

0.69%

Foreign Born

0.34%

Non Citizen

0.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.31% of Bowen residents were born in the United States, with 82.33% having been born in Illinois. 0.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Bowen Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Bowen Population by Year