Geneseo, Illinois Population 2022

6,529
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Geneseo is a city located in Henry County Illinois. Geneseo has a 2020 population of 6,529. Geneseo is currently declining at a rate of -0.08% annually and its population has decreased by -0.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,539 in 2010.

The average household income in Geneseo is $74,427 with a poverty rate of 5.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $795 per month, and the median house value is $156,400. The median age in Geneseo is 43 years, 41.3 years for males, and 44.4 years for females.

Geneseo Demographics

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

  • White: 96.95%
  • Two or more races: 1.43%
  • Asian: 1.16%
  • Other race: 0.46%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Geneseo, Illinois is 6,529 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,539.

Geneseo, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,36696.95%
Asian761.16%
Some Other Race300.46%
Two or More Races941.43%
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Geneseo Population by Race

Geneseo Population Pyramid 2022

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Geneseo Median Age

47.1


Total

44.8


Male

48.6


Female

Geneseo Adults

There are 5,062 adults, (1,792 of whom are seniors) in Geneseo.

Geneseo Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

54.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46

Child Dependency Ratio

Geneseo Sex Ratio

Female

3,546

54.01%

Male

3,020

45.99%

Geneseo Population by Age

Geneseo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Geneseo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married95.5%4.5%
Male77.6%22.4%
All73.2%26.8%
Female55.7%44.3%
Non Family45.3%54.7%

73.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Geneseo Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9032.2373.2
Married1,4122.7295.5
Male2232.8477.6
Female2623.655.7
Non Family1,0061.0545.3

2.72

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Geneseo Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade731.53%
9th to 12th Grade811.69%
High School Graduate1,39329.15%
Some College1,29227.03%
Associates Degree50010.46%
Bachelors Degree99620.84%
Graduate Degree4449.29%
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Geneseo Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Geneseo Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race303030
Hispanic818181
2+ Races737351
White4,6634,5091,359
Asian1313

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Geneseo Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,198$58,462$28,846
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$31,364$42,780$19,375
Some College$37,735$51,123$25,290
Bachelors Degree$45,691$69,671$38,802
Graduate Degree$94,816$102,426$72,946

$43,198

Average Earnings

$58,462

Average Male

$28,846

Average Female

Geneseo Earnings by Educational Attainment

Geneseo Language by Age

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Geneseo Language

97.32% of Geneseo residents speak only English, while 2.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.18% of the population.

Geneseo Language

Geneseo Poverty by Race

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5.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.48%

Male Poverty Rate

6.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Geneseo

The race most likely to be in poverty in Geneseo is White, with 5.72% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.79%.

Geneseo Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade5.84%
High School3.46%
Some College5.93%
Bachelors or Greater1.46%

Geneseo Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.07%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed5.25%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Geneseo Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Geneseo Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,211$70,625
Families$75,172$84,678
Married Families$85,481-
Non Families$30,441$39,180
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Income by Household Type

Geneseo Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Geneseo Married by Age and Sex

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Geneseo Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Geneseo Marital Status by Race

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Geneseo Marital Status

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456

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War180
First Gulf War57
Vietnam76
Korea23
World War II5

Geneseo Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34143
35 to 5447
55 to 6469
65 to 7483
75+114

Geneseo Veterans by Age

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Geneseo Veterans by Race

Geneseo Veterans by Education

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7.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Geneseo Veterans by Education

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57.1%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Geneseo Employment by Age

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Geneseo Employment by Race

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Geneseo 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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71.12%

Born in Geneseo

99.80%

Native Born

0.20%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.80% of Geneseo residents were born in the United States, with 71.12% 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 Asia.

Geneseo Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18703,0420.00%
18803,5184761.46%
18903,182-336-1.00%
19003,3561740.53%
19103,199-157-0.48%
19203,3751760.54%
19303,406310.09%
19403,8244181.16%
19504,3255011.24%
19605,1698441.80%
19705,8406711.23%
19806,3735330.88%
19905,990-383-0.62%
20006,4804900.79%
20106,5861060.16%
20116,581-5-0.08%
20126,576-5-0.08%
20136,571-5-0.08%
20146,566-5-0.08%
20156,561-5-0.08%
20166,556-5-0.08%
20176,551-5-0.08%
20186,546-5-0.08%
20196,541-5-0.08%
20206,539-2-0.03%
20216,534-5-0.08%
20226,529-5-0.08%

Geneseo Population by Year