Edwardsville, Illinois Population 2022

25,980
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Edwardsville is a city located in Madison County Illinois. Edwardsville has a 2020 population of 25,980. It is also the county seat of Madison County. Edwardsville is currently growing at a rate of 0.97% annually and its population has increased by 6.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,408 in 2010.

The average household income in Edwardsville is $103,907 with a poverty rate of 13.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $971 per month, and the median house value is $228,300. The median age in Edwardsville is 28.3 years, 28.5 years for males, and 28.1 years for females.

Edwardsville Demographics

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

  • White: 82.54%
  • Black or African American: 11.26%
  • Two or more races: 2.99%
  • Asian: 2.63%
  • Native American: 0.36%
  • Other race: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Edwardsville, Illinois is 25,980 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,980.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 24,408.

Edwardsville, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20,77582.54%
Black or African American2,83411.26%
Two or More Races7532.99%
Asian6612.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native910.36%
Some Other Race570.23%
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Edwardsville Population by Race

Edwardsville Population Pyramid $2022

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Edwardsville Median Age

28.3


Total

28.5


Male

28.1


Female

Edwardsville Adults

There are 20,073 adults, (2,655 of whom are seniors) in Edwardsville.

Edwardsville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

15.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Edwardsville Sex Ratio

Female

12,998

51.64%

Male

12,173

48.36%

Edwardsville Population by Age

Edwardsville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Edwardsville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male40.3%59.7%
Non Family41.1%58.9%
Female63%37%
All67.4%32.6%
Married89.4%10.6%

67.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Edwardsville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,4612.5967.4
Married4,3203.2589.4
Non Family3,2651.6441.1
Female6432.9263
Male2332.7340.3

3.14

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Edwardsville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade960.71%
9th to 12th Grade2531.87%
High School Graduate2,27516.78%
Some College2,44418.03%
Associates Degree1,0948.07%
Bachelors Degree4,33631.99%
Graduate Degree3,05622.55%
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Edwardsville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Edwardsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White11,81811,6086,615
Black1,013915398
Asian289289217
Hispanic23323384
2+ Races22918841
Native American868652
Other Race14147

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 asian people with a rate of 75.09%.

Edwardsville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$57,245$66,280$46,780
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$32,257$42,146$20,833
Some College$44,513$54,936$40,179
Bachelors Degree$63,168$76,092$49,905
Graduate Degree$69,683$89,917$60,000

$57,245

Average Earnings

$66,280

Average Male

$46,780

Average Female

Edwardsville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Edwardsville Language by Age

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Edwardsville Language

94.24% of Edwardsville residents speak only English, while 5.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.06% of the population.

Edwardsville Language

Edwardsville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,1862,21712.19%
Black1,97232716.58%
Asian63419029.97%
Hispanic50611923.52%
Multiple642406.23%
Other12NaN%

13.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.03%

Male Poverty Rate

14.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Edwardsville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Edwardsville is Asian, with 29.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Edwardsville is Multiple, with 6.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.11%.

Edwardsville Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.16%
High School7.12%
Some College5.85%
Bachelors or Greater1.61%

Edwardsville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed54.01%
Female Unemployed26.15%
Female Employed16.91%
Male Employed9.01%

Edwardsville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Edwardsville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$77,411$103,907
Families$113,411$137,063
Married Families$123,208-
Non Families$36,090$48,125
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Income by Household Type

Edwardsville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.0%

Male Marriage Rate

39.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Edwardsville Married by Age and Sex

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Edwardsville 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 35-44.

Edwardsville Marital Status by Race

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Edwardsville Marital Status

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1,478

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War533
Vietnam511
First Gulf War320
Korea91
World War II15

Edwardsville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54470
65 to 74394
18 to 34258
75+234
55 to 64122

Edwardsville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2967.77%
Black1184.92%
Asian5611.05%
Hispanic91.92%
2+ Races82.34%

Edwardsville Veterans by Race

Edwardsville Veterans by Education

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3.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edwardsville Veterans by Education

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66.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Edwardsville Employment by Age

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Edwardsville Employment by Race

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Edwardsville 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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61.82%

Born in Edwardsville

95.15%

Native Born

4.85%

Foreign Born

1.70%

Non Citizen

3.15%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.15% of Edwardsville residents were born in the United States, with 61.82% having been born in Illinois. 1.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Edwardsville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202225,9802490.97%
202125,7312490.98%
202025,4822490.99%
201925,2332491.00%
201824,984-118-0.47%
201725,102-62-0.25%
201625,164660.26%
201525,0982160.87%
201424,8821330.54%
201324,7491340.54%
201224,6152050.84%
201124,41020.01%
201024,4082,9171.28%
200021,4916,9123.96%
199014,5792,0991.57%
198012,4801,4101.21%
197011,0701,0741.03%
19609,9961,2201.31%
19508,7767680.92%
19408,0081,7732.53%
19306,2358991.57%
19205,3363220.62%
19105,0148571.89%
19004,1575961.56%
18903,5616742.12%
18802,8870.00%

Edwardsville Population by Year