Brocton is a city located in Edgar County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 263, it is the 1096th largest city in Illinois and the 22712th largest city in the United States. Brocton is currently declining at a rate of -1.87% annually and its population has decreased by -3.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 273 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Brocton has a population density of 460 people per square mile.
The average household income in Brocton is $51,993 with a poverty rate of 16.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $40,000. The median age in Brocton is 50.7 years, 49.2 years for males, and 53.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Broctonwas:
99.69% of Brocton residents speak only English, while 0.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.31% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Brocton is White, with 16.82% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Brocton is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.63%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Brocton
100.00% of Brocton residents were born in the United States, with 84.78% 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.