Carlinville, Illinois Population 2021

6,053
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Carlinville is a city located in Macoupin County Illinois. Carlinville has a 2020 population of 6,053. It is also the county seat of Macoupin County. Carlinville is currently declining at a rate of -1.09% annually and its population has decreased by -9.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,669 in 2010. Carlinville reached it's highest population of 6,669 in 2010.

The average household income in Carlinville is $67,645 with a poverty rate of 20.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $796 per month, and the median house value is $101,300. The median age in Carlinville is 36.4 years, 34.7 years for males, and 36.9 years for females.

Carlinville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Carlinville was:

  • White: 92.29%
  • Two or more races: 3.54%
  • Black or African American: 3.50%
  • Native American: 0.32%
  • Other race: 0.29%
  • Asian: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Carlinville, Illinois is 6,053 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,254.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,669.

Carlinville, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,80792.29%
Two or More Races2233.54%
Black or African American2203.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.32%
Some Other Race180.29%
Asian40.06%
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Carlinville Population by Race

Carlinville Population Pyramid $2021

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Carlinville Median Age

36.4


Total

34.7


Male

36.9


Female

Carlinville Adults

There are 4,871 adults, (1,227 of whom are seniors) in Carlinville.

Carlinville Age Dependency

72.7

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Carlinville Sex Ratio

Female

3,315

52.69%

Male

2,977

47.31%

Carlinville Population by Age

Carlinville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Carlinville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All70.8%29.2%
Male65.2%34.8%
Female61.4%38.6%
Non Family56.6%43.4%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carlinville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4002.470.8
Married1,0473.0286.1
Non Family7991.256.6
Female3733.1261.4
Male1812.6265.2

2.88

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Carlinville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade872.20%
9th to 12th Grade3428.66%
High School Graduate1,32933.64%
Some College78919.97%
Associates Degree2887.29%
Bachelors Degree57714.60%
Graduate Degree53913.64%
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Carlinville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Carlinville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,7553,3541,063
Black9587
Hispanic626244
Native American20
2+ Races19199
Other Race1818

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 70.97%.

Carlinville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,772$46,336$30,827
Less Than 9th Grade$16,250$$
High School Graduate$38,135$42,850$27,386
Some College$31,346$49,524$21,990
Bachelors Degree$40,109$48,056$36,700
Graduate Degree$64,861$68,958$62,917

$40,772

Average Earnings

$46,336

Average Male

$30,827

Average Female

Carlinville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Carlinville Language by Age

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Carlinville Language

97.56% of Carlinville residents speak only English, while 2.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.76% of the population.

Carlinville Language

Carlinville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,31294417.77%
Multiple21514165.58%
Hispanic16011672.50%
Black1385338.41%
Native2020100.00%
Other1818100.00%

20.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.46%

Male Poverty Rate

23.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carlinville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carlinville is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carlinville is White, with 17.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.18%.

Carlinville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.09%
Some College17.59%
High School13.92%
Bachelors or Greater4.21%

Carlinville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed65.52%
Female Employed13.49%
Male Employed8.04%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Carlinville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Carlinville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,694$67,645
Families$67,422$81,137
Married Families$100,956-
Non Families$26,273$37,963
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Income by Household Type

Carlinville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

39.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Carlinville Married by Age and Sex

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Carlinville 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.

Carlinville Marital Status by Race

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Carlinville Marital Status

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263

Number of Veterans

263

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam128
Korea41
Second Gulf War40
First Gulf War27
World War II13

Carlinville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+116
65 to 7485
35 to 5434
55 to 6415
18 to 3413

Carlinville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2535.49%
2+ Races1037.04%

Carlinville Veterans by Race

Carlinville Veterans by Education

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5.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carlinville Veterans by Education

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59.2%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Carlinville Employment by Age

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Carlinville Employment by Race

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Carlinville 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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85.30%

Born in Carlinville

98.73%

Native Born

1.27%

Foreign Born

0.57%

Non Citizen

0.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.73% of Carlinville residents were born in the United States, with 85.30% 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.

Carlinville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20216,053-67-1.09%
20206,120-67-1.08%
20196,187-67-1.07%
20186,254-41-0.65%
20176,295-34-0.54%
20166,329-43-0.67%
20156,372-45-0.70%
20146,417-62-0.96%
20136,479-70-1.07%
20126,549-102-1.53%
20116,651-18-0.27%
20106,6690.00%

Carlinville Population by Year