Bunker Hill, Illinois Population 2022

1,602
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Bunker Hill is a city located in Macoupin County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,602, it is the 544th largest city in Illinois and the 12178th largest city in the United States. Bunker Hill is currently declining at a rate of -0.87% annually and its population has decreased by -1.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,630 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Bunker Hill has a population density of 1,263 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bunker Hill is $56,613 with a poverty rate of 12.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $733 per month, and the median house value is $98,200. The median age in Bunker Hill is 42.4 years, 37.8 years for males, and 45.4 years for females.

Bunker Hill Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bunker Hillwas:

  • White: 98.02%
  • Black or African American: 0.95%
  • Asian: 0.41%
  • Other race: 0.34%
  • Two or more races: 0.27%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bunker Hill, Illinois is 1,602 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,630.

Bunker Hill, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,43998.02%
Black or African American140.95%
Asian60.41%
Some Other Race50.34%
Two or More Races40.27%
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Bunker Hill Population by Race

Bunker Hill Population Pyramid 2022

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Bunker Hill Median Age

42.7


Total

36


Male

47.3


Female

Bunker Hill Adults

There are 1,157 adults, (264 of whom are seniors) in Bunker Hill.

Bunker Hill Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Bunker Hill Sex Ratio

Female

755

51.43%

Male

713

48.57%

Bunker Hill Population by Age

Bunker Hill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bunker Hill Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.5%24.5%
Male73.2%26.8%
All66.1%33.9%
Female58.8%41.2%
Non Family58.4%41.6%

66.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bunker Hill Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6172.366.1
Married2413.0475.5
Male413.1773.2
Female852.9458.8
Non Family2501.2458.4

2.92

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

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Bunker Hill Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade312.99%
9th to 12th Grade13112.64%
High School Graduate38036.68%
Some College24123.26%
Associates Degree938.98%
Bachelors Degree12111.68%
Graduate Degree393.76%
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Bunker Hill Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bunker Hill Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,012850160
Black1414
Asian66
2+ Races44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.81%.

Bunker Hill Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,621$47,639$25,845
Less Than 9th Grade$24,091$24,545$
High School Graduate$24,554$50,221$17,112
Some College$41,875$50,938$27,243
Bachelors Degree$32,500$$32,500
Graduate Degree$80,313$74,792$80,469

$33,621

Average Earnings

$47,639

Average Male

$25,845

Average Female

Bunker Hill Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bunker Hill Language by Age

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Bunker Hill Language

98.90% of Bunker Hill residents speak only English, while 1.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.88% of the population.

Bunker Hill Language

Bunker Hill Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,42917512.25%
OtherNaN%
Multiple44100.00%

12.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.39%

Male Poverty Rate

14.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bunker Hill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bunker Hill is White, with 12.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bunker Hill is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.63%.

Bunker Hill Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.48%
High School11.84%
Some College6.29%
Bachelors or Greater8.75%

Bunker Hill Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.22%
Male Unemployed9.38%
Female Employed6.21%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Bunker Hill Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bunker Hill Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,606$58,781
Families$54,115$65,337
Married Families$71,250-
Non Families$36,389$47,266
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Income by Household Type

Bunker Hill Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

40.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Bunker Hill Married by Age and Sex

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Bunker Hill Marriage

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

Bunker Hill Marital Status by Race

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Bunker Hill Marital Status

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129

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War13
First Gulf War17
Vietnam55
Korea6
World War II9

Bunker Hill Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 348
35 to 5422
55 to 6434
65 to 7443
75+22

Bunker Hill Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White12511.03%
2+ Races4100.00%

Bunker Hill Veterans by Race

Bunker Hill Veterans by Education

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9.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bunker Hill Veterans by Education

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64.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Bunker Hill Employment by Age

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Bunker Hill Employment by Race

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Bunker Hill 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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77.32%

Born in Bunker Hill

98.77%

Native Born

1.23%

Foreign Born

0.68%

Non Citizen

0.54%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.77% of Bunker Hill residents were born in the United States, with 77.32% having been born in Illinois. 0.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Bunker Hill Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,7740.00%
20111,760-14-0.79%
20121,746-14-0.80%
20131,732-14-0.80%
20141,718-14-0.81%
20151,704-14-0.81%
20161,690-14-0.82%
20171,676-14-0.83%
20181,662-14-0.84%
20191,648-14-0.84%
20201,630-18-1.09%
20211,616-14-0.86%
20221,602-14-0.87%

Bunker Hill Population by Year