Gays, Illinois Population 2021

240
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Gays is a city located in Moultrie County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 240, it is the 1081st largest city in Illinois and the 16096th largest city in the United States . Gays is currently declining at a rate of -2.83% annually and its population has decreased by -14.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 281 in 2010. Gays reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 0 miles, Gays has a population density of 592 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gays is $57,323 with a poverty rate of 11.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $650 per month, and the median house value is $72,500. The median age in Gays is 46.5 years, 48.7 years for males, and 43.8 years for females.

Gays Demographics

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

  • White: 91.19%
  • Native American: 6.17%
  • Two or more races: 2.64%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gays, Illinois is 240 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 254.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 281.

Gays, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White20791.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native146.17%
Two or More Races62.64%
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Gays Population by Race

Gays Population Pyramid $2021

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Gays Median Age

46.5


Total

48.7


Male

43.8


Female

Gays Adults

There are 191 adults, (39 of whom are seniors) in Gays.

Gays Age Dependency

49.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Gays Sex Ratio

Female

109

48.02%

Male

118

51.98%

Gays Population by Age

Gays Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gays Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female20%80%
Non Family72.7%27.3%
All78.2%21.8%
Married91.1%8.9%
Male100%0%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gays Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1012.2578.2
Married562.8291.1
Non Family33072.7
Female103.120
Male22.5100

2.66

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Gays Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade21.25%
9th to 12th Grade63.75%
High School Graduate7245.00%
Some College3421.25%
Associates Degree2918.13%
Bachelors Degree95.63%
Graduate Degree85.00%
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Gays Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gays Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White15014217
Native American1010

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 white people with a rate of 11.33%.

Gays Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,375$44,750$31,667
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$38,125$41,750$25,000
Some College$37,361$53,571$35,417
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$55,625

$37,375

Average Earnings

$44,750

Average Male

$31,667

Average Female

Gays Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gays Language by Age

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Gays Language

99.54% of Gays residents speak only English, while 0.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.46% of the population.

Gays Language

Gays Poverty by Race

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11.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.86%

Male Poverty Rate

10.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gays

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gays is White, with 12.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gays is White, with 12.08% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.18%.

Gays Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.00%
Some College7.94%
High School5.56%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Gays Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed14.04%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Gays Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gays Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,250$57,323
Families$67,000$64,400
Married Families$78,750-
Non Families$33,750$32,127
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Income by Household Type

Gays Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Gays Married by Age and Sex

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Gays 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 55-64.

Gays Marital Status by Race

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Gays Marital Status

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10

Number of Veterans

10

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4
Korea2
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Gays Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 644
75+3
65 to 742
35 to 541
18 to 34

Gays Veterans by Age

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Gays Veterans by Race

Gays Veterans by Education

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10.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gays Veterans by Education

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69.6%

Labor Force Participation

66.5%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Gays Employment by Age

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Gays Employment by Race

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Gays 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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86.34%

Born in Gays

99.56%

Native Born

0.44%

Foreign Born

0.44%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.56% of Gays residents were born in the United States, with 86.34% having been born in Illinois. 0.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Gays Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021240-7-2.83%
2020247-7-2.76%
2019254-7-2.68%
2018261-3-1.14%
201726410.38%
2016263-7-2.59%
2015270-2-0.74%
2014272-2-0.73%
2013274-2-0.72%
2012276-4-1.43%
2011280-1-0.36%
20102810.00%

Gays Population by Year