Elizabeth is a city located in Jo Daviess County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 680, it is the 793rd largest city in Illinois and the 17311th largest city in the United States. Elizabeth is currently declining at a rate of -1.02% annually and its population has decreased by -24.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 906 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Elizabeth has a population density of 779 people per square mile.
The average household income in Elizabeth is $60,825 with a poverty rate of 15.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $665 per month, and the median house value is $89,200. The median age in Elizabeth is 46.1 years, 40.8 years for males, and 51.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Elizabethwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.26%.
98.01% of Elizabeth residents speak only English, while 1.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.64% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Elizabeth is White, with 14.92% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Elizabeth is Multiple, with 9.09% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.86%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Elizabeth
99.45% of Elizabeth residents were born in the United States, with 52.98% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.