Buckingham is a city located in Kankakee County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 232, it is the 1117th largest city in Illinois and the 23337th largest city in the United States. Buckingham is currently declining at a rate of -2.52% annually and its population has decreased by -14.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 270 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Buckingham has a population density of 924 people per square mile.
The average household income in Buckingham is $83,521 with a poverty rate of 11.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $725 per month, and the median house value is $102,300. The median age in Buckingham is 41.5 years, 35.9 years for males, and 43.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Buckinghamwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 16.67%.
100.00% of Buckingham residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Buckingham is White, with 9.61% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Buckingham is Multiple, with 7.14% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Buckingham
100.00% of Buckingham residents were born in the United States, with 94.44% 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.