El Paso, Illinois Population 2022

2,746
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El Paso is a city located in Woodford County Illinois. El Paso has a 2020 population of 2,746. El Paso is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually and its population has decreased by -0.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,756 in 2010.

The average household income in El Paso is $76,823 with a poverty rate of 7.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $773 per month, and the median house value is $117,900. The median age in El Paso is 37.4 years, 35.7 years for males, and 38.8 years for females.

El Paso Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of El Pasowas:

  • White: 97.37%
  • Black or African American: 1.61%
  • Two or more races: 1.02%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of El Paso, Illinois is 2,746 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,756.

El Paso, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,77997.37%
Black or African American461.61%
Two or More Races291.02%
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El Paso Population by Race

El Paso Population Pyramid 2022

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El Paso Median Age

36.9


Total

33.4


Male

40.6


Female

El Paso Adults

There are 2,099 adults, (429 of whom are seniors) in El Paso.

El Paso Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

El Paso Sex Ratio

Female

1,304

45.69%

Male

1,550

54.31%

El Paso Population by Age

El Paso Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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El Paso Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.5%8.5%
All76.5%23.5%
Non Family71.8%28.2%
Female52.9%47.1%
Male43.3%56.7%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

El Paso Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9812.7176.5
Married4593.6391.5
Male903.4643.3
Female1022.9852.9
Non Family3301.1471.8

3.25

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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El Paso Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade341.86%
9th to 12th Grade914.99%
High School Graduate76241.75%
Some College42623.34%
Associates Degree1779.70%
Bachelors Degree27815.23%
Graduate Degree573.12%
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El Paso Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

El Paso Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,7671,656335
2+ Races55
Hispanic77
Black4632

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 18.96%.

El Paso Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,832$63,274$35,091
Less Than 9th Grade$31,500$$11,000
High School Graduate$39,125$46,196$27,120
Some College$40,458$44,500$36,603
Bachelors Degree$71,750$89,145$31,719
Graduate Degree$57,321$101,500$56,250

$41,832

Average Earnings

$63,274

Average Male

$35,091

Average Female

El Paso Earnings by Educational Attainment

El Paso Language by Age

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El Paso Language

97.59% of El Paso residents speak only English, while 2.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.15% of the population.

El Paso Language

El Paso Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic77100.00%
Black411946.34%
White2,6711897.08%
OtherNaN%

7.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.71%

Male Poverty Rate

5.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in El Paso

The race most likely to be in poverty in El Paso is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.09%.

El Paso Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.40%
High School9.62%
Some College3.70%
Bachelors or Greater7.16%

El Paso Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed1.71%
Female Unemployed0.00%

El Paso Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

El Paso Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,442$78,636
Families$74,964$87,533
Married Families$88,438-
Non Families$31,071$53,771
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Income by Household Type

El Paso Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.2%

Female Marriage Rate

El Paso Married by Age and Sex

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El Paso 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 35-44.

El Paso Marital Status by Race

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El Paso Marital Status

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158

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War25
First Gulf War9
Vietnam63
Korea
World War II10

El Paso Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3417
35 to 5446
55 to 6432
65 to 7448
75+15

El Paso Veterans by Age

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El Paso Veterans by Race

El Paso Veterans by Education

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5.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

El Paso Veterans by Education

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59.2%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

El Paso Employment by Age

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El Paso Employment by Race

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El Paso 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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87.04%

Born in El Paso

97.97%

Native Born

2.03%

Foreign Born

2.03%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.97% of El Paso residents were born in the United States, with 87.04% having been born in Illinois. 2.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

El Paso Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19802,6760.00%
20002,695190.04%
20102,8101150.42%
20112,805-5-0.18%
20122,800-5-0.18%
20132,795-5-0.18%
20142,790-5-0.18%
20152,785-5-0.18%
20162,780-5-0.18%
20172,775-5-0.18%
20182,770-5-0.18%
20192,765-5-0.18%
20202,756-9-0.33%
20212,751-5-0.18%
20222,746-5-0.18%

El Paso Population by Year