Chenoa, Illinois Population 2021

1,695
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Chenoa is a city located in McLean County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,695, it is the 515th largest city in Illinois and the 8250th largest city in the United States . Chenoa is currently declining at a rate of -0.82% annually and its population has decreased by -5.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,785 in 2010. Chenoa reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Chenoa has a population density of 697 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chenoa is $76,061 with a poverty rate of 8.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $735 per month, and the median house value is $104,100. The median age in Chenoa is 41.3 years, 41.5 years for males, and 41.2 years for females.

Chenoa Demographics

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

  • White: 94.24%
  • Black or African American: 1.85%
  • Two or more races: 1.75%
  • Other race: 1.50%
  • Asian: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chenoa, Illinois is 1,695 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,723.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,785.

Chenoa, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,88294.24%
Black or African American371.85%
Two or More Races351.75%
Some Other Race301.50%
Asian130.65%
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Chenoa Population by Race

Chenoa Population Pyramid $2021

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Chenoa Median Age

41.3


Total

41.5


Male

41.2


Female

Chenoa Adults

There are 1,539 adults, (371 of whom are seniors) in Chenoa.

Chenoa Age Dependency

71

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Chenoa Sex Ratio

Female

1,028

51.48%

Male

969

48.52%

Chenoa Population by Age

Chenoa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Chenoa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female33%67%
Non Family60.7%39.3%
All73.2%26.8%
Male82.4%17.6%
Married86.5%13.5%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chenoa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7902.5373.2
Married4512.986.5
Non Family2141.2760.7
Female913.4733
Male342.9782.4

2.91

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Chenoa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade211.56%
9th to 12th Grade554.08%
High School Graduate59243.88%
Some College32424.02%
Associates Degree715.26%
Bachelors Degree21515.94%
Graduate Degree715.26%
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Chenoa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chenoa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,2681,200272
Hispanic53453
Asian13134
2+ Races12127
Other Race1010
Black33

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 2+ races people with a rate of 58.33%.

Chenoa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,302$44,205$29,886
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$30,156$38,194$23,047
Some College$41,563$47,024$30,893
Bachelors Degree$38,750$49,583$31,302
Graduate Degree$85,313$103,000$72,321

$36,302

Average Earnings

$44,205

Average Male

$29,886

Average Female

Chenoa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chenoa Language by Age

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Chenoa Language

97.82% of Chenoa residents speak only English, while 2.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.54% of the population.

Chenoa Language

Chenoa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,8151307.16%
Black373491.89%
Hispanic9422.13%

8.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.47%

Male Poverty Rate

11.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chenoa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chenoa is Black, with 91.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chenoa is Hispanic, with 2.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.62%.

Chenoa Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School8.45%
Less Than 9th Grade7.89%
Some College5.06%
Bachelors or Greater1.40%

Chenoa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed15.00%
Female Unemployed11.11%
Female Employed7.71%
Male Employed2.08%

Chenoa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chenoa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,333$76,061
Families$66,750$79,754
Married Families$82,663-
Non Families$40,000$61,205
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Income by Household Type

Chenoa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Chenoa Married by Age and Sex

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Chenoa 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 45-54.

Chenoa Marital Status by Race

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Chenoa Marital Status

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127

Number of Veterans

112

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam45
Second Gulf War31
First Gulf War16
Korea11
World War II

Chenoa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7445
35 to 5437
75+22
18 to 3412
55 to 6411

Chenoa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1197.99%
Asian538.46%
2+ Races325.00%

Chenoa Veterans by Race

Chenoa Veterans by Education

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7.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chenoa Veterans by Education

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65%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Chenoa Employment by Age

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Chenoa Employment by Race

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Chenoa 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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84.98%

Born in Chenoa

99.20%

Native Born

0.80%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.80%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.20% of Chenoa residents were born in the United States, with 84.98% 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 Latin America.

Chenoa Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,695-14-0.82%
20201,709-14-0.81%
20191,723-14-0.81%
20181,737-9-0.52%
20171,746-12-0.68%
20161,758-7-0.40%
20151,765-14-0.79%
20141,779-27-1.50%
20131,806150.84%
20121,79130.17%
20111,78830.17%
20101,7850.00%

Chenoa Population by Year