Gibson City, Illinois Population 2022

3,489
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Gibson City is a city located in Ford County Illinois. Gibson City has a 2020 population of 3,489. Gibson City is currently growing at a rate of 0.20% annually and its population has increased by 0.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,475 in 2010.

The average household income in Gibson City is $60,928 with a poverty rate of 11.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $588 per month, and the median house value is $98,900. The median age in Gibson City is 40.5 years, 40.1 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.

Gibson City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gibson Citywas:

  • White: 96.32%
  • Two or more races: 1.68%
  • Black or African American: 1.62%
  • Native American: 0.39%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gibson City, Illinois is 3,489 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,475.

Gibson City, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,21796.32%
Black or African American541.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.39%
Two or More Races561.68%
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Gibson City Population by Race

Gibson City Population Pyramid 2022

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Gibson City Median Age

43.8


Total

39


Male

45.6


Female

Gibson City Adults

There are 2,578 adults, (638 of whom are seniors) in Gibson City.

Gibson City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Gibson City Sex Ratio

Female

1,779

53.26%

Male

1,561

46.74%

Gibson City Population by Age

Gibson City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gibson City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.9%9.1%
Male72.7%27.3%
All67.6%32.4%
Female53.9%46.1%
Non Family49.9%50.1%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gibson City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5852.0567.6
Married6503.1390.9
Male332.2472.7
Female1522.353.9
Non Family7501.0549.9

2.93

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

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Gibson City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade743.13%
9th to 12th Grade2078.76%
High School Graduate83035.12%
Some College53222.51%
Associates Degree1807.62%
Bachelors Degree33114.01%
Graduate Degree2098.84%
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Gibson City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gibson City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American131313
2+ Races323211
White2,2401,977516
Hispanic5757
Black5436

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Gibson City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,651$45,710$29,722
Less Than 9th Grade$23,692$$24,261
High School Graduate$21,115$22,230$
Some College$45,125$54,375$27,361
Bachelors Degree$55,368$63,036$52,000
Graduate Degree$57,169$$56,507

$33,651

Average Earnings

$45,710

Average Male

$29,722

Average Female

Gibson City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gibson City Language by Age

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Gibson City Language

99.74% of Gibson City residents speak only English, while 0.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.26% of the population.

Gibson City Language

Gibson City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black442556.82%
Multiple561425.00%
Hispanic611422.95%
White3,10632310.40%
OtherNaN%

11.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.52%

Male Poverty Rate

10.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gibson City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gibson City is Black, with 56.82% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.38%.

Gibson City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.92%
High School11.56%
Some College12.43%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Gibson City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.82%
Male Unemployed90.24%
Female Employed4.11%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Gibson City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gibson City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,544$62,200
Families$68,977$86,700
Married Families$86,300-
Non Families$31,014$33,890
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Income by Household Type

Gibson City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Gibson City Married by Age and Sex

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Gibson City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Gibson City Marital Status by Race

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Gibson City Marital Status

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233

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War24
First Gulf War15
Vietnam90
Korea8
World War II

Gibson City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5469
55 to 6436
65 to 7465
75+63

Gibson City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2228.97%
2+ Races1131.43%

Gibson City Veterans by Race

Gibson City Veterans by Education

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21.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gibson City Veterans by Education

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64.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.2%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Gibson City Employment by Age

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Gibson City Employment by Race

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Gibson City 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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85.12%

Born in Gibson City

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Gibson City residents were born in the United States, with 85.12% 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 Europe.

Gibson City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19503,0290.00%
19603,4534241.32%
19703,45410.00%
19803,498440.13%
19903,396-102-0.30%
20003,373-23-0.07%
20103,407340.10%
20113,41470.21%
20123,42170.21%
20133,42870.20%
20143,43570.20%
20153,44270.20%
20163,44970.20%
20173,45670.20%
20183,46370.20%
20193,47070.20%
20203,47550.14%
20213,48270.20%
20223,48970.20%

Gibson City Population by Year