Elmwood, Illinois Population 2023

2,046

Elmwood is a city located in Peoria County Illinois. With a 2023 population of 2,046, it is the 493rd largest city in Illinois and the 10822nd largest city in the United States.Elmwood is currently declining at a rate of -0.20% annually and its population has decreased by -17.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,492 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Elmwood has a population density of 1,438 people per square mile.

The average household income in Elmwood is $80,155 with a poverty rate of 18.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Elmwood is 36.9 years, 40.7 years for males, and 34.3 years for females.

Elmwood Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Elmwood was:

  • White: 98.56%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Asian: 0.52%
  • 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 Elmwood, Illinois is 2,046 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,492.

Elmwood, Illinois Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Elmwood Population by Race

Elmwood Population Pyramid 2023

Elmwood Median Age

36.9

Total

40.7

Male

34.3

Female

Elmwood Adults

There are 1,741 adults, (345 of whom are seniors) in Elmwood.

Elmwood Age Dependency

78.5

Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Elmwood Sex Ratio

Female1,36454.74%
Male1,12845.26%

Elmwood Population by Age

Elmwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.5

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Elmwood Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Elmwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Elmwood Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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%.

Elmwood Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$35,965

Average Earnings

$48,687

Average Male

$27,008

Average Female

Elmwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Elmwood Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Elmwood Language

99.51% of Elmwood residents speak only English, while 0.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.58% of the population.

Elmwood Language

Elmwood Poverty by Race

rate

18.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.37%

Male Poverty Rate

16.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Elmwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Elmwood is White, with 19.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Elmwood is White, with 19.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.05%.

Elmwood Poverty

Elmwood Poverty Rate by Education

Elmwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Elmwood Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Elmwood Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Elmwood Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Elmwood 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.

Elmwood Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Elmwood Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

129

Number of Veterans

129

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Elmwood Veterans by War

Elmwood Veterans by Age

count

Elmwood Veterans by Race

Elmwood Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Elmwood Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

69.4%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Elmwood Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Elmwood Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Elmwood Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

103.60%

Born in Elmwood

120.60%

Native Born

0.49%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

120.60% of Elmwood residents were born in the United States, with 103.60% 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.

Elmwood Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Elmwood Population by Year