Donovan is a city located in Iroquois County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 241, it is the 1111th largest city in Illinois and the 23145th largest city in the United States. Donovan is currently declining at a rate of -2.03% annually and its population has decreased by -11.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 272 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Donovan has a population density of 735 people per square mile.
The average household income in Donovan is $45,530 with a poverty rate of 17.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $825 per month, and the median house value is $65,800. The median age in Donovan is 38.3 years, 32.8 years for males, and 39.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Donovanwas:
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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 9.63%.
96.93% of Donovan residents speak only English, while 3.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.07% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Donovan is White, with 14.29% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Donovan is Multiple, with 53.33% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.39%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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100.00% of Donovan residents were born in the United States, with 85.66% 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 Europe.