Cherry Valley, Illinois Population 2021

18,878
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Cherry Valley is a city located in Winnebago County Illinois. Cherry Valley has a 2020 population of 18,878. Cherry Valley is currently declining at a rate of -0.42% annually and its population has decreased by -4.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,821 in 2010. Cherry Valley reached it's highest population of 19,821 in 2010.

The average household income in Cherry Valley is $72,240 with a poverty rate of 12.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $774 per month, and the median house value is $128,800. The median age in Cherry Valley is 38.8 years, 39.6 years for males, and 37.5 years for females.

Cherry Valley Demographics

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

  • White: 79.72%
  • Black or African American: 12.95%
  • Two or more races: 2.60%
  • Asian: 2.50%
  • Other race: 1.88%
  • Native American: 0.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cherry Valley, Illinois is 18,878 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 19,118.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,821.

Cherry Valley, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,29879.72%
Black or African American2,48512.95%
Two or More Races4992.60%
Asian4802.50%
Some Other Race3601.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native670.35%
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Cherry Valley Population by Race

Cherry Valley Population Pyramid $2021

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Cherry Valley Median Age

38.8


Total

39.6


Male

37.5


Female

Cherry Valley Adults

There are 15,159 adults, (2,978 of whom are seniors) in Cherry Valley.

Cherry Valley Age Dependency

57.5

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cherry Valley Sex Ratio

Female

9,771

50.92%

Male

9,418

49.08%

Cherry Valley Population by Age

Cherry Valley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cherry Valley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.6%12.4%
All63.5%36.5%
Male51.5%48.5%
Non Family47.3%52.7%
Female25.3%74.7%

63.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cherry Valley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,9562.463.5
Married3,7192.9387.6
Non Family2,8351.2447.3
Female1,0253.1425.3
Male3773.7451.5

2.92

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Cherry Valley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5754.42%
9th to 12th Grade9427.24%
High School Graduate4,17632.11%
Some College3,11723.97%
Associates Degree1,36110.46%
Bachelors Degree2,07115.92%
Graduate Degree7645.87%
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Cherry Valley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cherry Valley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White10,0219,1152,234
Black1,3471,195179
Hispanic1,197774156
Asian373329253
Other Race16411451
2+ Races858113
Native American4848

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 asian people with a rate of 67.83%.

Cherry Valley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,761$50,217$35,177
Less Than 9th Grade$23,750$26,791$22,325
High School Graduate$35,925$43,451$27,885
Some College$40,086$53,683$35,090
Bachelors Degree$53,686$63,027$45,712
Graduate Degree$60,433$54,797$65,785

$40,761

Average Earnings

$50,217

Average Male

$35,177

Average Female

Cherry Valley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cherry Valley Language by Age

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Cherry Valley Language

83.87% of Cherry Valley residents speak only English, while 16.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.99% of the population.

Cherry Valley Language

Cherry Valley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,1178886.77%
Hispanic2,70368125.19%
Black2,48558123.38%
Multiple48216133.40%
Other36015141.94%
Asian48010121.04%

12.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.92%

Male Poverty Rate

14.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cherry Valley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cherry Valley is Other, with 41.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cherry Valley is White, with 6.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.27%.

Cherry Valley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.39%
High School11.47%
Some College6.21%
Bachelors or Greater2.33%

Cherry Valley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed42.95%
Male Unemployed32.35%
Female Employed6.35%
Male Employed5.26%

Cherry Valley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cherry Valley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,370$72,240
Families$75,280$80,744
Married Families$84,154-
Non Families$43,358$52,739
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Income by Household Type

Cherry Valley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Cherry Valley Married by Age and Sex

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Cherry Valley 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.

Cherry Valley Marital Status by Race

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Cherry Valley Marital Status

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1,203

Number of Veterans

1,121

Male Veterans

82

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam493
Second Gulf War177
First Gulf War164
Korea92
World War II21

Cherry Valley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74353
75+280
35 to 54258
55 to 64181
18 to 34131

Cherry Valley Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1048.82%
Hispanic452.61%
Black422.35%
Asian164.17%
Native American1623.88%
Other Race156.07%
2+ Races106.54%

Cherry Valley Veterans by Race

Cherry Valley Veterans by Education

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5.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cherry Valley Veterans by Education

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66.7%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Cherry Valley Employment by Age

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Cherry Valley Employment by Race

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Cherry Valley 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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69.12%

Born in Cherry Valley

90.73%

Native Born

9.27%

Foreign Born

4.64%

Non Citizen

4.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.73% of Cherry Valley residents were born in the United States, with 69.12% having been born in Illinois. 4.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cherry Valley Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202118,878-80-0.42%
202018,958-80-0.42%
201919,038-80-0.42%
201819,118-55-0.29%
201719,173-84-0.44%
201619,257-69-0.36%
201519,326-98-0.50%
201419,424-146-0.75%
201319,570-73-0.37%
201219,643-95-0.48%
201119,738-83-0.42%
201019,8210.00%

Cherry Valley Population by Year