Cambridge, Illinois Population 2022

2,072
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Cambridge is a city located in Henry County Illinois. It is also the county seat of Henry County. With a 2020 population of 2,072, it is the 491st largest city in Illinois and the 10754th largest city in the United States. Cambridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.34% annually and its population has decreased by -4.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,173 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Cambridge has a population density of 1,040 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cambridge is $71,938 with a poverty rate of 4.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $819 per month, and the median house value is $100,600. The median age in Cambridge is 43 years, 38 years for males, and 49.5 years for females.

Cambridge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cambridgewas:

  • White: 95.31%
  • Black or African American: 2.67%
  • Two or more races: 1.10%
  • Native American: 0.92%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cambridge, Illinois is 2,072 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,173.

Cambridge, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Cambridge Population by Race

Cambridge Population Pyramid 2022

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Cambridge Median Age

40.9


Total

35.8


Male

44.8


Female

Cambridge Adults

There are 1,723 adults, (356 of whom are seniors) in Cambridge.

Cambridge Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Cambridge Sex Ratio

Female

1,026

47.22%

Male

1,147

52.78%

Cambridge Population by Age

Cambridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cambridge Household Types

89.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cambridge Households and Families

2.94

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Cambridge Households by Type

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Cambridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cambridge Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.35%.

Cambridge Educational Attainment by Race

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$34,618

Average Earnings

$47,778

Average Male

$23,083

Average Female

Cambridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cambridge Language by Age

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Cambridge Language

98.89% of Cambridge residents speak only English, while 1.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.82% of the population.

Cambridge Language

Cambridge Poverty by Race

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4.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.73%

Male Poverty Rate

4.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cambridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cambridge is White, with 4.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cambridge is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.93%.

Cambridge Poverty

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Cambridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Cambridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cambridge Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Cambridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Cambridge Married by Age and Sex

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Cambridge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Cambridge Marital Status by Race

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Cambridge Marital Status

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162

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Cambridge Veterans by War

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Cambridge Veterans by Age

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Cambridge Veterans by Race

Cambridge Veterans by Education

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4.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cambridge Veterans by Education

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66%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Cambridge Employment by Age

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Cambridge Employment by Race

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Cambridge 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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80.95%

Born in Cambridge

99.72%

Native Born

0.28%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.72% of Cambridge residents were born in the United States, with 80.95% 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 North America.

Cambridge Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Cambridge Population by Year