Brownstown, Illinois Population 2021

719
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Brownstown is a city located in Fayette County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 719, it is the 742nd largest city in Illinois and the 11763rd largest city in the United States . Brownstown is currently declining at a rate of -0.55% annually and its population has decreased by -5.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 759 in 2010. Brownstown reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Brownstown has a population density of 946 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brownstown is $75,169 with a poverty rate of 30.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $663 per month, and the median house value is $69,000. The median age in Brownstown is 35.1 years, 35.2 years for males, and 34.5 years for females.

Brownstown Demographics

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

  • White: 99.44%
  • Two or more races: 0.56%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Brownstown, Illinois is 719 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 727.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 759.

Brownstown, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White89099.44%
Two or More Races50.56%
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Brownstown Population by Race

Brownstown Population Pyramid $2021

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Brownstown Median Age

35.1


Total

35.2


Male

34.5


Female

Brownstown Adults

There are 656 adults, (145 of whom are seniors) in Brownstown.

Brownstown Age Dependency

75.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Brownstown Sex Ratio

Female

442

49.39%

Male

453

50.61%

Brownstown Population by Age

Brownstown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brownstown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female44.8%55.2%
Male49%51%
Non Family50%50%
All60.7%39.3%
Married77.6%22.4%

60.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brownstown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3262.7560.7
Married1342.8977.6
Non Family1121.2250
Male514.9449
Female294.144.8

3.22

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

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Brownstown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade254.33%
9th to 12th Grade10718.54%
High School Graduate25944.89%
Some College9716.81%
Associates Degree264.51%
Bachelors Degree508.67%
Graduate Degree132.25%
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Brownstown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brownstown Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 77.12%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.92%.

Brownstown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,266$36,250$21,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$$2,500
High School Graduate$31,667$41,731$18,000
Some College$32,500$33,125$26,875
Bachelors Degree$$157,321$
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,266

Average Earnings

$36,250

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Brownstown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brownstown Language by Age

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Brownstown Language

99.37% of Brownstown residents speak only English, while 0.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.63% of the population.

Brownstown Language

Brownstown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White85125630.08%
Multiple55100.00%

30.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.25%

Male Poverty Rate

27.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brownstown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brownstown is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brownstown is White, with 30.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.16%.

Brownstown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade53.79%
Some College24.39%
High School11.97%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Brownstown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed76.47%
Male Unemployed35.71%
Female Employed19.42%
Male Employed14.69%

Brownstown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brownstown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,636$75,169
Families$54,167$74,648
Married Families$71,944-
Non Families$25,000$73,976
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Income by Household Type

Brownstown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.8%

Male Marriage Rate

39.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Brownstown Married by Age and Sex

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Brownstown Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Brownstown Marital Status by Race

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Brownstown Marital Status

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41

Number of Veterans

37

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam12
Korea11
First Gulf War1
World War II
Second Gulf War

Brownstown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+13
35 to 5412
55 to 649
65 to 747
18 to 34

Brownstown Veterans by Age

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Brownstown Veterans by Race

Brownstown Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brownstown Veterans by Education

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60%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Brownstown Employment by Age

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Brownstown Employment by Race

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Brownstown 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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89.61%

Born in Brownstown

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Brownstown residents were born in the United States, with 89.61% 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.

Brownstown Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021719-4-0.55%
2020723-4-0.55%
2019727-4-0.55%
2018731-5-0.68%
2017736-2-0.27%
2016738-8-1.07%
2015746-4-0.53%
2014750-2-0.27%
2013752-2-0.27%
2012754-4-0.53%
201175820.26%
20107560.00%

Brownstown Population by Year