Cambridge, Illinois Population 2022

2,054
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Cambridge is a city located in Henry County Illinois. Cambridge has a 2020 population of 2,054. It is also the county seat of Henry County. Cambridge is currently declining at a rate of -0.39% annually and its population has decreased by -5.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,162 in 2010.

The average household income in Cambridge is $71,938 with a poverty rate of 5.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $647 per month, and the median house value is $102,600. 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: 94.42%
  • Black or African American: 2.36%
  • Two or more races: 1.95%
  • Native American: 1.04%
  • Asian: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cambridge, Illinois is 2,054 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,054.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,162.

Cambridge, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,08094.42%
Black or African American522.36%
Two or More Races431.95%
American Indian and Alaska Native231.04%
Asian50.23%
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Cambridge Population by Race

Cambridge Population Pyramid $2022

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Cambridge Median Age

43


Total

38


Male

49.5


Female

Cambridge Adults

There are 1,773 adults, (415 of whom are seniors) in Cambridge.

Cambridge Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cambridge Sex Ratio

Female

1,028

46.66%

Male

1,175

53.34%

Cambridge Population by Age

Cambridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cambridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female77.1%22.9%
Non Family82.8%17.2%
All85.2%14.8%
Male85.7%14.3%
Married86.9%13.1%

85.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cambridge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8232.5385.2
Married5192.9286.9
Non Family2211.1482.8
Female483.0677.1
Male354.7185.7

2.96

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Cambridge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade100.64%
9th to 12th Grade18111.65%
High School Graduate49731.98%
Some College43227.80%
Associates Degree1549.91%
Bachelors Degree18812.10%
Graduate Degree925.92%
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Cambridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cambridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,4661,308278
Black4024
Hispanic2582
Native American2323

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 18.96%.

Cambridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,879$46,189$25,878
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$24,792$38,611$19,567
Some College$41,477$47,031$31,250
Bachelors Degree$46,607$70,714$25,750
Graduate Degree$53,958$53,542$65,357

$34,879

Average Earnings

$46,189

Average Male

$25,878

Average Female

Cambridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cambridge Language by Age

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Cambridge Language

98.64% of Cambridge residents speak only English, while 1.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.12% of the population.

Cambridge Language

Cambridge Poverty by Race

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5.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.92%

Male Poverty Rate

4.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cambridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cambridge is White, with 5.51% 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 0.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.57%.

Cambridge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater10.00%
Less Than 9th Grade6.71%
High School3.66%
Some College1.81%

Cambridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.84%
Female Employed2.23%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Cambridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cambridge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,901$71,938
Families$72,955$82,525
Married Families$72,431-
Non Families$33,563$38,519
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Income by Household Type

Cambridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

61.1%

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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211

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam84
Second Gulf War66
First Gulf War17
World War II5
Korea5

Cambridge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6456
75+46
35 to 5446
65 to 7437
18 to 3426

Cambridge Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White21112.56%
Hispanic618.18%

Cambridge Veterans by Race

Cambridge Veterans by Education

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6.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cambridge Veterans by Education

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59.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

4.8%

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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80.44%

Born in Cambridge

99.77%

Native Born

0.23%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.77% of Cambridge residents were born in the United States, with 80.44% 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 North America.

Cambridge Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20222,054-8-0.39%
20212,062-8-0.39%
20202,070-8-0.38%
20192,078-8-0.38%
20182,086-10-0.48%
20172,096-13-0.62%
20162,109-11-0.52%
20152,120-10-0.47%
20142,130-6-0.28%
20132,136-18-0.84%
20122,154-2-0.09%
20112,156-6-0.28%
20102,1620.00%

Cambridge Population by Year