Dakota, Illinois Population 2022

498
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Dakota is a city located in Stephenson County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 498, it is the 906th largest city in Illinois and the 19164th largest city in the United States. Dakota is currently declining at a rate of -0.20% annually and its population has decreased by -0.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 500 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Dakota has a population density of 2,004 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dakota is $64,814 with a poverty rate of 6.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $644 per month, and the median house value is $87,500. The median age in Dakota is 35.6 years, 33.8 years for males, and 35.9 years for females.

Dakota Demographics

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

  • White: 99.45%
  • Two or more races: 0.55%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Dakota, Illinois is 498 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 500.

Dakota, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White71799.45%
Two or More Races40.55%
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Dakota Population by Race

Dakota Population Pyramid 2022

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Dakota Median Age

32.8


Total

29.5


Male

35.5


Female

Dakota Adults

There are 522 adults, (99 of whom are seniors) in Dakota.

Dakota Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47

Child Dependency Ratio

Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

357

49.51%

Male

364

50.49%

Dakota Population by Age

Dakota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.8%22.2%
All73.4%26.6%
Female72.3%27.7%
Non Family65.9%34.1%
Male62.5%37.5%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dakota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2333.0973.4
Married1263.577.8
Male16462.5
Female473.4972.3
Non Family441.1865.9

3.35

Average Family Size

3.09

Average Household Size

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Dakota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.74%
9th to 12th Grade174.19%
High School Graduate17142.12%
Some College10425.62%
Associates Degree4110.10%
Bachelors Degree379.11%
Graduate Degree338.13%
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Dakota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White40138170
2+ Races22
Hispanic33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.46%.

Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,884$37,276$22,273
Less Than 9th Grade$$46,000$
High School Graduate$31,250$36,944$25,568
Some College$36,705$43,542$
Bachelors Degree$$55,625$
Graduate Degree$36,382$36,645$

$35,884

Average Earnings

$37,276

Average Male

$22,273

Average Female

Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dakota Language by Age

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Dakota Language

99.11% of Dakota residents speak only English, while 0.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.89% of the population.

Dakota Language

Dakota Poverty by Race

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6.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.25%

Male Poverty Rate

7.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dakota is White, with 6.28% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.04%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.63%.

Dakota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School12.28%
Some College1.38%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.94%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.91%
Female Unemployed66.67%

Dakota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dakota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,750$73,576
Families$69,125$75,165
Married Families$81,000-
Non Families$31,667$45,857
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Income by Household Type

Dakota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Dakota Married by Age and Sex

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Dakota 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 Over 65.

Dakota Marital Status by Race

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Dakota Marital Status

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15

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2
First Gulf War
Vietnam11
Korea
World War II

Dakota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 542
55 to 64
65 to 7411
75+2

Dakota Veterans by Age

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Dakota Veterans by Race

Dakota Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dakota Veterans by Education

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57.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Dakota Employment by Age

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Dakota Employment by Race

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Dakota 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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62.41%

Born in Dakota

99.58%

Native Born

0.42%

Foreign Born

0.42%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.58% of Dakota residents were born in the United States, with 62.41% having been born in Illinois. 0.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dakota Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20105060.00%
2011505-1-0.20%
2012504-1-0.20%
2013503-1-0.20%
2014502-1-0.20%
2015501-1-0.20%
2016500-1-0.20%
2017499-1-0.20%
2018498-1-0.20%
2019497-1-0.20%
202050030.60%
2021499-1-0.20%
2022498-1-0.20%

Dakota Population by Year