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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bunker Hillwas:
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Bunker Hill
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.