Dowell, Illinois Population 2022

360
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Dowell is a city located in Jackson County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 360, it is the 998th largest city in Illinois and the 21082nd largest city in the United States. Dowell is currently declining at a rate of -1.10% annually and its population has decreased by -2.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 368 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Dowell has a population density of 923 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dowell is $41,426 with a poverty rate of 25.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $767 per month, and the median house value is $29,100. The median age in Dowell is 35.2 years, 35.3 years for males, and 33.7 years for females.

Dowell Demographics

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

  • White: 97.19%
  • Other race: 1.40%
  • Two or more races: 1.40%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dowell, Illinois is 360 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 368.

Dowell, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34697.19%
Some Other Race51.40%
Two or More Races51.40%
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Dowell Population by Race

Dowell Population Pyramid 2022

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Dowell Median Age

39.1


Total

35.5


Male

43.1


Female

Dowell Adults

There are 307 adults, (65 of whom are seniors) in Dowell.

Dowell Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Dowell Sex Ratio

Female

174

48.88%

Male

182

51.12%

Dowell Population by Age

Dowell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dowell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
Male80%20%
All75.3%24.7%
Non Family69.2%30.8%
Female54.5%45.5%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dowell Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1582.2575.3
Married722.7883.3
Male102.780
Female113.0954.5
Non Family651.4669.2

2.69

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Dowell Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade41.61%
9th to 12th Grade3514.06%
High School Graduate13253.01%
Some College5020.08%
Associates Degree114.42%
Bachelors Degree124.82%
Graduate Degree52.01%
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Dowell Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dowell Educational Attainment by Race

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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 6.97%.

Dowell Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,089$26,042$24,167
Less Than 9th Grade$22,292$21,875$
High School Graduate$19,792$19,792$
Some College$26,250$41,875$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$39,375$$

$25,089

Average Earnings

$26,042

Average Male

$24,167

Average Female

Dowell Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dowell Language by Age

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Dowell Language

96.07% of Dowell residents speak only English, while 3.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.72% of the population.

Dowell Language

Dowell Poverty by Race

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25.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.88%

Male Poverty Rate

29.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dowell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dowell is White, with 26.01% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.27%.

Dowell Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.33%
High School25.76%
Some College4.92%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Dowell Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.95%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed12.35%
Female Unemployed71.43%

Dowell Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dowell Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,111$42,402
Families$36,250$43,161
Married Families$41,250-
Non Families$33,958$38,109
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Income by Household Type

Dowell Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Dowell Married by Age and Sex

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Dowell Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Dowell Marital Status by Race

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Dowell Marital Status

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36

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War4
First Gulf War8
Vietnam24
Korea
World War II

Dowell Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 544
55 to 6412
65 to 7410
75+10

Dowell Veterans by Age

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Dowell Veterans by Race

Dowell Veterans by Education

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25.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dowell Veterans by Education

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63.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

15.8%

Unemployment Rate

Dowell Employment by Age

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Dowell Employment by Race

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Dowell 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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86.24%

Born in Dowell

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Dowell residents were born in the United States, with 86.24% 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.

Dowell Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20104080.00%
2011404-4-0.98%
2012400-4-0.99%
2013396-4-1.00%
2014392-4-1.01%
2015388-4-1.02%
2016384-4-1.03%
2017380-4-1.04%
2018376-4-1.05%
2019372-4-1.06%
2020368-4-1.08%
2021364-4-1.09%
2022360-4-1.10%

Dowell Population by Year