Downs, Illinois Population 2022

1,241
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Downs is a city located in McLean County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,241, it is the 622nd largest city in Illinois and the 13673rd largest city in the United States. Downs is currently growing at a rate of 1.64% annually but its population has decreased by -12.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,417 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Downs has a population density of 418 people per square mile.

The average household income in Downs is $103,045 with a poverty rate of 2.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,051 per month, and the median house value is $190,500. The median age in Downs is 34.7 years, 33.7 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.

Downs Demographics

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

  • White: 91.32%
  • Two or more races: 6.85%
  • Black or African American: 0.99%
  • Other race: 0.64%
  • Asian: 0.21%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Downs, Illinois is 1,241 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,417.

Downs, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Downs Population by Race

Downs Population Pyramid 2022

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Downs Median Age

33.7


Total

33.5


Male

34


Female

Downs Adults

There are 966 adults, (164 of whom are seniors) in Downs.

Downs Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Downs Sex Ratio

Female

713

50.32%

Male

704

49.68%

Downs Population by Age

Downs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Downs Household Types

85.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Downs Households and Families

3.22

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Downs Households by Type

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Downs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Downs 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 white people with a rate of 51.59%.

Downs Educational Attainment by Race

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$60,690

Average Earnings

$79,183

Average Male

$50,083

Average Female

Downs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Downs Language by Age

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Downs Language

99.00% of Downs residents speak only English, while 1.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.61% of the population.

Downs Language

Downs Poverty by Race

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2.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.71%

Male Poverty Rate

2.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Downs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Downs is White, with 2.42% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.90%.

Downs Poverty

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Downs Poverty Rate by Education

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Downs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Downs Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Downs Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.9%

Male Marriage Rate

58.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Downs Married by Age and Sex

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Downs Marriage

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

Downs Marital Status by Race

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Downs Marital Status

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105

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Downs Veterans by War

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Downs Veterans by Age

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Downs Veterans by Race

Downs Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

4.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Downs Veterans by Education

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77.8%

Labor Force Participation

76.7%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Downs Employment by Age

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Downs Employment by Race

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Downs 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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73.18%

Born in Downs

97.81%

Native Born

2.19%

Foreign Born

0.64%

Non Citizen

1.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.81% of Downs residents were born in the United States, with 73.18% having been born in Illinois. 0.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Downs Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Downs Population by Year