Georgetown, Illinois Population 2021

7,075
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Georgetown is a city located in Vermilion County Illinois. Georgetown has a 2020 population of 7,075. Georgetown is currently declining at a rate of -1.43% annually and its population has decreased by -10.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,902 in 2010. Georgetown reached it's highest population of 7,902 in 2010.

The average household income in Georgetown is $59,091 with a poverty rate of 16.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $600 per month, and the median house value is $75,200. The median age in Georgetown is 40.1 years, 38.6 years for males, and 41.3 years for females.

Georgetown Demographics

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

  • White: 93.52%
  • Black or African American: 3.82%
  • Two or more races: 1.73%
  • Native American: 0.59%
  • Asian: 0.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.12%
  • Other race: 0.01%
The current population of Georgetown, Illinois is 7,075 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,384.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,902.

Georgetown, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,98593.52%
Black or African American2853.82%
Two or More Races1291.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native440.59%
Asian160.21%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.12%
Some Other Race10.01%
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Georgetown Population by Race

Georgetown Population Pyramid $2021

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Georgetown Median Age

40.1


Total

38.6


Male

41.3


Female

Georgetown Adults

There are 5,550 adults, (1,248 of whom are seniors) in Georgetown.

Georgetown Age Dependency

73.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Georgetown Sex Ratio

Female

3,905

52.28%

Male

3,564

47.72%

Georgetown Population by Age

Georgetown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Georgetown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
Non Family74.1%25.9%
All74%26%
Female55.3%44.7%
Male47.3%52.7%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Georgetown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0662.4474
Married1,3912.8384.4
Non Family1,0031.2374.1
Female4273.455.3
Male2453.4247.3

2.84

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Georgetown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1442.88%
9th to 12th Grade2214.42%
High School Graduate2,28745.70%
Some College1,08521.68%
Associates Degree55411.07%
Bachelors Degree51410.27%
Graduate Degree1993.98%
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Georgetown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Georgetown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,7334,407655
Black14314330
2+ Races605212
Hispanic3321
Native American19
Asian161616
Islander99

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Georgetown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,152$44,083$27,331
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$30,885$37,031$26,453
Some College$29,420$44,853$23,606
Bachelors Degree$54,091$58,125$45,313
Graduate Degree$44,152$$44,063

$35,152

Average Earnings

$44,083

Average Male

$27,331

Average Female

Georgetown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Georgetown Language by Age

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Georgetown Language

98.49% of Georgetown residents speak only English, while 1.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.88% of the population.

Georgetown Language

Georgetown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,7461,12516.68%
Multiple1296046.51%
Hispanic1034139.81%
Black285186.32%

16.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.85%

Male Poverty Rate

15.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Georgetown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Georgetown is Multiple, with 46.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Georgetown is Black, with 6.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.41%.

Georgetown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.12%
Some College17.69%
High School10.45%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Georgetown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed56.76%
Female Unemployed36.46%
Female Employed12.24%
Male Employed3.14%

Georgetown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Georgetown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,165$59,091
Families$56,069$67,172
Married Families$66,820-
Non Families$32,540$39,997
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Income by Household Type

Georgetown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Georgetown Married by Age and Sex

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Georgetown 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 45-54.

Georgetown Marital Status by Race

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Georgetown Marital Status

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526

Number of Veterans

458

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam192
Korea73
Second Gulf War46
First Gulf War35
World War II7

Georgetown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74164
55 to 64145
75+125
35 to 5454
18 to 3438

Georgetown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5149.76%
Hispanic914.29%
Islander9100.00%
2+ Races35.00%

Georgetown Veterans by Race

Georgetown Veterans by Education

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4.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Georgetown Veterans by Education

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56.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Georgetown Employment by Age

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Georgetown Employment by Race

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Georgetown 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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87.49%

Born in Georgetown

99.40%

Native Born

0.60%

Foreign Born

0.23%

Non Citizen

0.37%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.40% of Georgetown residents were born in the United States, with 87.49% having been born in Illinois. 0.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Georgetown Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,075-103-1.43%
20207,178-103-1.41%
20197,281-103-1.39%
20187,384-119-1.59%
20177,503-80-1.05%
20167,583-69-0.90%
20157,652-64-0.83%
20147,716-77-0.99%
20137,793-33-0.42%
20127,826-58-0.74%
20117,884-18-0.23%
20107,9020.00%

Georgetown Population by Year