Broughton is a city located in Hamilton County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 183, it is the 1175th largest city in Illinois and the 24486th largest city in the United States. Broughton is currently declining at a rate of -0.54% annually and its population has decreased by -1.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 185 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Broughton has a population density of 97 people per square mile.
The average household income in Broughton is $39,792 with a poverty rate of 17.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $538 per month, and the median house value is $52,000. The median age in Broughton is 48.8 years, 46.3 years for males, and 55.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Broughtonwas:
97.41% of Broughton residents speak only English, while 2.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.59% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Broughton is White, with 12.73% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Broughton is Multiple, with 100.00% 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.13%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Broughton
100.00% of Broughton residents were born in the United States, with 64.66% 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.