Farmer City is a city located in Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,786, it is the 521st largest city in Illinois and the 11556th largest city in the United States. Farmer City is currently declining at a rate of -1.16% annually and its population has decreased by -13.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,063 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Farmer City has a population density of 746 people per square mile.
The average household income in Farmer City is $63,868 with a poverty rate of 10.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $880 per month, and the median house value is $120,600. The median age in Farmer City is 44.8 years, 39.6 years for males, and 45.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Farmer Citywas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
100.00% of Farmer City residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Farmer City is White, with 10.82% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Farmer City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.84%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Farmer City
100.00% of Farmer City residents were born in the United States, with 77.65% 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.