Dwight, Illinois Population 2022

3,986
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Dwight is a city located in Livingston County Illinois. Dwight has a 2020 population of 3,986. Dwight is currently declining at a rate of -0.57% annually and its population has decreased by -1.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,032 in 2010.

The average household income in Dwight is $68,190 with a poverty rate of 15.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $750 per month, and the median house value is $124,500. The median age in Dwight is 43.5 years, 41 years for males, and 45.9 years for females.

Dwight Demographics

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

  • White: 92.06%
  • Other race: 4.03%
  • Two or more races: 3.35%
  • Black or African American: 0.55%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dwight, Illinois is 3,986 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,032.

Dwight, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,51492.06%
Black or African American210.55%
Some Other Race1544.03%
Two or More Races1283.35%
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Dwight Population by Race

Dwight Population Pyramid 2022

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Dwight Median Age

40.7


Total

40.9


Male

40.5


Female

Dwight Adults

There are 2,968 adults, (739 of whom are seniors) in Dwight.

Dwight Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Dwight Sex Ratio

Female

2,019

52.89%

Male

1,798

47.11%

Dwight Population by Age

Dwight Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dwight Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married89.3%10.7%
All69.2%30.8%
Female51.8%48.2%
Non Family51.6%48.4%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dwight Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5442.3369.2
Married7033.2689.3
Male112.45100
Female3032.3851.8
Non Family5271.0851.6

2.97

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Dwight Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1224.58%
9th to 12th Grade1385.18%
High School Graduate1,13942.76%
Some College63623.87%
Associates Degree1806.76%
Bachelors Degree2599.72%
Graduate Degree1907.13%
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Dwight Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dwight Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,4342,206449
2+ Races6161
Hispanic148130
Other Race9173
Black217

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 18.45%.

Dwight Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,683$42,282$32,460
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$33,514$37,763$23,780
Some College$41,507$45,952$40,222
Bachelors Degree$43,438$43,281$50,139
Graduate Degree$65,156$96,563$47,135

$40,683

Average Earnings

$42,282

Average Male

$32,460

Average Female

Dwight Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dwight Language by Age

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Dwight Language

98.66% of Dwight residents speak only English, while 1.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.74% of the population.

Dwight Language

Dwight Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1414100.00%
White3,32549114.77%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic2725821.32%
Multiple1281310.16%

15.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.36%

Male Poverty Rate

15.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dwight

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dwight is Multiple, with 10.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.98%.

Dwight Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.43%
High School16.45%
Some College10.50%
Bachelors or Greater4.84%

Dwight Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.16%
Male Unemployed76.92%
Female Employed12.80%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Dwight Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dwight Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,543$73,402
Families$72,072$84,795
Married Families$93,139-
Non Families$30,850$50,671
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Income by Household Type

Dwight Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Dwight Married by Age and Sex

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Dwight 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 45-54.

Dwight Marital Status by Race

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Dwight Marital Status

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208

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War25
First Gulf War54
Vietnam74
Korea13
World War II7

Dwight Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 343
35 to 5471
55 to 6434
65 to 7457
75+43

Dwight Veterans by Age

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Dwight Veterans by Race

Dwight Veterans by Education

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11.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dwight Veterans by Education

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58.3%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Dwight Employment by Age

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Dwight Employment by Race

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Dwight 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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87.97%

Born in Dwight

99.32%

Native Born

0.68%

Foreign Born

0.68%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.32% of Dwight residents were born in the United States, with 87.97% having been born in Illinois. 0.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dwight Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19302,5340.00%
19502,8433090.58%
19603,0862430.82%
19703,8417552.21%
19804,1463050.77%
19904,230840.20%
20004,3631330.31%
20104,260-103-0.24%
20114,237-23-0.54%
20124,214-23-0.54%
20134,191-23-0.55%
20144,168-23-0.55%
20154,145-23-0.55%
20164,122-23-0.55%
20174,099-23-0.56%
20184,076-23-0.56%
20194,053-23-0.56%
20204,032-21-0.52%
20214,009-23-0.57%
20223,986-23-0.57%

Dwight Population by Year