Brussels is a city located in Calhoun County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 112, it is the 1274th largest city in Illinois and the 26362nd largest city in the United States. Brussels is currently declining at a rate of -1.75% annually and its population has decreased by -3.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 116 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Brussels has a population density of 201 people per square mile.
The average household income in Brussels is $68,390 with a poverty rate of 27.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $439 per month, and the median house value is $92,500. The median age in Brussels is 43.6 years, 43.4 years for males, and 46.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Brusselswas:
97.35% of Brussels residents speak only English, while 2.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.65% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Brussels is White, with 27.93% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Brussels 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 65.96%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Brussels
98.23% of Brussels residents were born in the United States, with 89.38% 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 Latin America.