East Galesburg, Illinois Population 2021

766
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East Galesburg is a city located in Knox County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 766, it is the 730th largest city in Illinois and the 11486th largest city in the United States . East Galesburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -5.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 812 in 2010. East Galesburg reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, East Galesburg has a population density of 561 people per square mile.

The average household income in East Galesburg is $80,914 with a poverty rate of 12.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $670 per month, and the median house value is $103,800. The median age in East Galesburg is 50.9 years, 51 years for males, and 50.8 years for females.

East Galesburg Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of East Galesburgwas:

  • White: 97.72%
  • Two or more races: 2.11%
  • Asian: 0.16%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of East Galesburg, Illinois is 766 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 774.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 812.

East Galesburg, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White60197.72%
Two or More Races132.11%
Asian10.16%
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East Galesburg Population by Race

East Galesburg Population Pyramid $2021

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East Galesburg Median Age

50.9


Total

51


Male

50.8


Female

East Galesburg Adults

There are 531 adults, (144 of whom are seniors) in East Galesburg.

East Galesburg Age Dependency

58.9

Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Child Dependency Ratio

East Galesburg Sex Ratio

Female

311

50.57%

Male

304

49.43%

East Galesburg Population by Age

East Galesburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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East Galesburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female43.5%56.5%
Non Family61.7%38.3%
All72.5%27.5%
Male78.6%21.4%
Married85.1%14.9%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

East Galesburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3052.0272.5
Married1482.4885.1
Non Family1201.2961.7
Female232.7443.5
Male142.1478.6

2.44

Average Family Size

2.02

Average Household Size

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East Galesburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade51.03%
9th to 12th Grade214.31%
High School Graduate17636.14%
Some College12024.64%
Associates Degree5411.09%
Bachelors Degree6413.14%
Graduate Degree479.65%
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East Galesburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

East Galesburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White476452105
Hispanic531
2+ Races554
Asian111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

East Galesburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,792$41,324$36,250
Less Than 9th Grade$40,625$$
High School Graduate$37,596$39,808$12,292
Some College$39,375$44,375$37,969
Bachelors Degree$45,000$35,000$52,500
Graduate Degree$$161,875$54,167

$39,792

Average Earnings

$41,324

Average Male

$36,250

Average Female

East Galesburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

East Galesburg Language by Age

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East Galesburg Language

98.15% of East Galesburg residents speak only English, while 1.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.01% of the population.

East Galesburg Language

East Galesburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5947612.79%
Asian11100.00%

12.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.18%

Male Poverty Rate

13.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in East Galesburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in East Galesburg is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in East Galesburg is White, with 12.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.78%.

East Galesburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School12.50%
Less Than 9th Grade11.54%
Bachelors or Greater9.91%
Some College4.60%

East Galesburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed8.65%
Female Employed4.91%
Female Unemployed0.00%

East Galesburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

East Galesburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,844$80,914
Families$71,635$91,406
Married Families$76,071-
Non Families$38,929$60,593
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Income by Household Type

East Galesburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

58.8%

Female Marriage Rate

East Galesburg Married by Age and Sex

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East Galesburg 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.

East Galesburg Marital Status by Race

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East Galesburg Marital Status

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67

Number of Veterans

61

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam28
First Gulf War8
Korea4
Second Gulf War2
World War II

East Galesburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7427
35 to 5419
55 to 6412
75+9
18 to 34

East Galesburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6712.76%
Hispanic240.00%

East Galesburg Veterans by Race

East Galesburg Veterans by Education

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7.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

East Galesburg Veterans by Education

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66.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.9%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

East Galesburg Employment by Age

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East Galesburg Employment by Race

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East Galesburg 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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82.93%

Born in East Galesburg

98.54%

Native Born

1.46%

Foreign Born

0.98%

Non Citizen

0.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.54% of East Galesburg residents were born in the United States, with 82.93% having been born in Illinois. 0.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

East Galesburg Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021766-4-0.52%
2020770-4-0.52%
2019774-4-0.51%
2018778-11-1.39%
2017789-5-0.63%
2016794-2-0.25%
2015796-9-1.12%
20148050.00%
2013805-2-0.25%
2012807-9-1.10%
20118160.00%
20108160.00%

East Galesburg Population by Year