Edgewood is a city located in Effingham County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 390, it is the 983rd largest city in Illinois and the 20626th largest city in the United States. Edgewood is currently declining at a rate of -1.02% annually and its population has decreased by -17.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 470 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Edgewood has a population density of 390 people per square mile.
The average household income in Edgewood is $50,619 with a poverty rate of 7.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $656 per month, and the median house value is $59,200. The median age in Edgewood is 36.7 years, 34.6 years for males, and 38.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Edgewoodwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
97.37% of Edgewood residents speak only English, while 2.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.63% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Edgewood is White, with 7.66% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Edgewood is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.02%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Edgewood
97.23% of Edgewood residents were born in the United States, with 85.53% having been born in Illinois. 2.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.