Gilson, Illinois Population 2022

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Gilson is a city located in Knox County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 150, it is the 1224th largest city in Illinois and the 25358th largest city in the United States. Gilson is currently declining at a rate of -1.96% annually and its population has decreased by -22.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 194 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Gilson has a population density of 643 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gilson is $93,745 with a poverty rate of 16.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $64,700. The median age in Gilson is 38.6 years, 38.8 years for males, and 37.8 years for females.

Gilson Demographics

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

  • White: 71.65%
  • Native American: 28.35%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Gilson, Illinois is 150 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 194.

Gilson, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Gilson Population by Race

Gilson Population Pyramid 2022

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Gilson Median Age

39.3


Total

39.7


Male

38.5


Female

Gilson Adults

There are 166 adults, (23 of whom are seniors) in Gilson.

Gilson Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

16.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Gilson Sex Ratio

Female

110

56.70%

Male

84

43.30%

Gilson Population by Age

Gilson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gilson Household Types

81.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gilson Households and Families

3.08

Average Family Size

3.08

Average Household Size

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Gilson Households by Type

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Gilson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gilson Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.27%.

Gilson Educational Attainment by Race

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$36,406

Average Earnings

$78,472

Average Male

$32,500

Average Female

Gilson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gilson Language by Age

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Gilson Language

100.00% of Gilson residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Gilson Language

Gilson Poverty by Race

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16.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.10%

Male Poverty Rate

19.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gilson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gilson is White, with 23.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gilson is Other, with NaN% 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 0.00%.

Gilson Poverty

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Gilson Poverty Rate by Education

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Gilson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gilson Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Gilson Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Gilson Married by Age and Sex

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Gilson 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.

Gilson Marital Status by Race

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Gilson Marital Status

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18

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Gilson Veterans by War

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Gilson Veterans by Age

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Gilson Veterans by Race

Gilson Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gilson Veterans by Education

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80.7%

Labor Force Participation

73.5%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Gilson Employment by Age

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Gilson Employment by Race

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Gilson 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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86.60%

Born in Gilson

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Gilson residents were born in the United States, with 86.60% 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.

Gilson Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Gilson Population by Year