Genoa, Illinois Population 2021

5,782
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Genoa is a city located in Illinois. Genoa has a 2020 population of 5,782. Genoa is currently growing at a rate of 0.43% annually and its population has increased by 1.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,677 in 2010. Genoa reached it's highest population of 5,782 in 2021.

The average household income in Genoa is $77,672 with a poverty rate of 11.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $883 per month, and the median house value is $158,300. The median age in Genoa is 42 years, 41.9 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.

Genoa Demographics

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

  • White: 89.52%
  • Other race: 6.57%
  • Two or more races: 3.56%
  • Black or African American: 0.35%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Genoa, Illinois is 5,782 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,707.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,677.

Genoa, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,10689.52%
Some Other Race3756.57%
Two or More Races2033.56%
Black or African American200.35%
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Genoa Population by Race

Genoa Population Pyramid $2021

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Genoa Median Age

42


Total

41.9


Male

43.4


Female

Genoa Adults

There are 4,548 adults, (758 of whom are seniors) in Genoa.

Genoa Age Dependency

50.5

Age Dependency Ratio

20

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Genoa Sex Ratio

Female

2,635

46.20%

Male

3,069

53.80%

Genoa Population by Age

Genoa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Genoa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male80.3%19.7%
Female62.6%37.4%
Married62.6%37.4%
All58.3%41.7%
Non Family45.7%54.3%

58.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Genoa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1232.6958.3
Married1,2423.2262.6
Non Family6061.1145.7
Female2143.6962.6
Male613.9780.3

3.21

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Genoa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3298.64%
9th to 12th Grade2055.38%
High School Graduate1,19931.49%
Some College93724.61%
Associates Degree51713.58%
Bachelors Degree41911.00%
Graduate Degree2025.30%
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Genoa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Genoa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,0962,815535
Hispanic60944168
Other Race255217
2+ Races831818
Black20

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.92%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 21.69%.

Genoa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,886$52,013$30,601
Less Than 9th Grade$27,692$$29,038
High School Graduate$50,057$77,991$
Some College$39,811$51,658$31,418
Bachelors Degree$46,667$115,066$37,569
Graduate Degree$73,333$$64,102

$41,886

Average Earnings

$52,013

Average Male

$30,601

Average Female

Genoa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Genoa Language by Age

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Genoa Language

89.63% of Genoa residents speak only English, while 10.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.90% of the population.

Genoa Language

Genoa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,4293988.99%
Multiple20315576.35%
Hispanic1,082767.02%
Black2020100.00%

11.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.64%

Male Poverty Rate

13.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Genoa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Genoa is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Genoa is Hispanic, with 7.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.42%.

Genoa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.89%
High School14.60%
Some College3.92%
Bachelors or Greater3.06%

Genoa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed38.79%
Female Employed7.75%
Male Employed6.13%

Genoa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Genoa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$65,807$77,672
Families$70,925$88,512
Married Families$74,223-
Non Families$38,854$46,331
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Income by Household Type

Genoa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Genoa Married by Age and Sex

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Genoa 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.

Genoa Marital Status by Race

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Genoa Marital Status

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520

Number of Veterans

502

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War202
Vietnam138
First Gulf War49
World War II11
Korea

Genoa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34148
35 to 54131
55 to 6495
65 to 7483
75+63

Genoa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White45511.04%
2+ Races6547.45%

Genoa Veterans by Race

Genoa Veterans by Education

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16.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Genoa Veterans by Education

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64.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.2%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Genoa Employment by Age

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Genoa Employment by Race

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Genoa 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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75.16%

Born in Genoa

92.67%

Native Born

7.33%

Foreign Born

6.36%

Non Citizen

0.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.67% of Genoa residents were born in the United States, with 75.16% having been born in Illinois. 6.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Genoa Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,782250.43%
20205,757250.44%
20195,732250.44%
20185,70730.05%
20175,704150.26%
20165,689-1-0.02%
20155,690-12-0.21%
20145,702270.48%
20135,67560.11%
20125,669110.19%
20115,658-19-0.33%
20105,6770.00%

Genoa Population by Year