Compton, Illinois Population 2022

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Compton is a city located in Lee County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 268, it is the 1086th largest city in Illinois and the 22610th largest city in the United States. Compton is currently declining at a rate of -1.11% annually and its population has decreased by -2.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 274 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Compton has a population density of 1,701 people per square mile.

The average household income in Compton is $59,612 with a poverty rate of 19.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $672 per month, and the median house value is $63,800. The median age in Compton is 37.3 years, 38.7 years for males, and 36.4 years for females.

Compton Demographics

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

  • White: 87.64%
  • Native American: 7.87%
  • Black or African American: 2.25%
  • Asian: 1.12%
  • Two or more races: 1.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Compton, Illinois is 268 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 274.

Compton, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Compton Population by Race

Compton Population Pyramid 2022

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Compton Median Age

35.5


Total

34.2


Male

37.1


Female

Compton Adults

There are 199 adults, (42 of whom are seniors) in Compton.

Compton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Compton Sex Ratio

Female

116

43.45%

Male

151

56.55%

Compton Population by Age

Compton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Compton Household Types

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Compton Households and Families

3

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Compton Households by Type

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Compton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Compton Educational Attainment by Race

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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 hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

Compton Educational Attainment by Race

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$34,688

Average Earnings

$46,406

Average Male

$24,375

Average Female

Compton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Compton Language by Age

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Compton Language

95.53% of Compton residents speak only English, while 4.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.25% of the population.

Compton Language

Compton Poverty by Race

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19.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.01%

Male Poverty Rate

19.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Compton

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

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.00%.

Compton Poverty

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Compton Poverty Rate by Education

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Compton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Compton Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Compton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

62.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Compton Married by Age and Sex

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Compton 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 Over 65.

Compton Marital Status by Race

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Compton Marital Status

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10

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Compton Veterans by War

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Compton Veterans by Age

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Compton Veterans by Race

Compton Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

70.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Compton Veterans by Education

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63.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Compton Employment by Age

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Compton Employment by Race

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Compton 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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83.52%

Born in Compton

98.88%

Native Born

1.12%

Foreign Born

0.37%

Non Citizen

0.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.88% of Compton residents were born in the United States, with 83.52% having been born in Illinois. 0.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Compton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Compton Population by Year