Buckner is a city located in Franklin County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 399, it is the 977th largest city in Illinois and the 20479th largest city in the United States. Buckner is currently declining at a rate of -1.24% annually and its population has decreased by -2.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 409 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Buckner has a population density of 458 people per square mile.
The average household income in Buckner is $43,885 with a poverty rate of 16.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $720 per month, and the median house value is $50,300. The median age in Buckner is 44.4 years, 41.9 years for males, and 45 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bucknerwas:
98.20% of Buckner residents speak only English, while 1.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.80% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Buckner is White, with 17.38% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Buckner is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.22%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Buckner
99.43% of Buckner residents were born in the United States, with 83.91% having been born in Illinois. 0.57% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.