Grand Tower, Illinois Population 2021

552
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Grand Tower is a city located in Jackson County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 552, it is the 834th largest city in Illinois and the 12883rd largest city in the United States . Grand Tower is currently declining at a rate of -1.08% annually and its population has decreased by -8.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 605 in 2010. Grand Tower reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Grand Tower has a population density of 442 people per square mile.

The average household income in Grand Tower is $43,806 with a poverty rate of 15.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $618 per month, and the median house value is $36,700. The median age in Grand Tower is 37 years, 34.9 years for males, and 44.8 years for females.

Grand Tower Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Grand Towerwas:

  • White: 96.99%
  • Two or more races: 1.59%
  • Other race: 1.42%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Grand Tower, Illinois is 552 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 564.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 605.

Grand Tower, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White54896.99%
Two or More Races91.59%
Some Other Race81.42%
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Grand Tower Population by Race

Grand Tower Population Pyramid $2021

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Grand Tower Median Age

37


Total

34.9


Male

44.8


Female

Grand Tower Adults

There are 433 adults, (95 of whom are seniors) in Grand Tower.

Grand Tower Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Grand Tower Sex Ratio

Female

271

47.96%

Male

294

52.04%

Grand Tower Population by Age

Grand Tower Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Grand Tower Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female63.6%36.4%
Non Family64%36%
All70%30%
Married73.3%26.7%
Male100%0%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grand Tower Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2402.3570
Non Family1111.2364
Married902.7973.3
Female223.5963.6
Male175.76100

3.1

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Grand Tower Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade143.70%
9th to 12th Grade6216.40%
High School Graduate13134.66%
Some College11329.89%
Associates Degree4010.58%
Bachelors Degree143.70%
Graduate Degree41.06%
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Grand Tower Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Grand Tower Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White37129915
Hispanic4
Other Race4
2+ Races333

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Grand Tower Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,107$43,194$19,821
Less Than 9th Grade$18,482$$18,214
High School Graduate$36,806$43,571$27,292
Some College$40,481$45,000$20,694
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$34,107

Average Earnings

$43,194

Average Male

$19,821

Average Female

Grand Tower Earnings by Educational Attainment

Grand Tower Language by Age

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Grand Tower Language

97.37% of Grand Tower residents speak only English, while 2.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.63% of the population.

Grand Tower Language

Grand Tower Poverty by Race

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15.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.80%

Male Poverty Rate

24.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grand Tower

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grand Tower is White, with 15.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grand Tower is White, with 15.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.02%.

Grand Tower Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.21%
Bachelors or Greater27.78%
Some College13.73%
High School5.34%

Grand Tower Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed2.33%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed1.69%

Grand Tower Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Grand Tower Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,559$43,806
Families$50,313$48,655
Married Families$53,542-
Non Families$35,625$34,992
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Income by Household Type

Grand Tower Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.4%

Male Marriage Rate

38.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Grand Tower Married by Age and Sex

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Grand Tower 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 45-54.

Grand Tower Marital Status by Race

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Grand Tower Marital Status

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34

Number of Veterans

28

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam15
First Gulf War8
Second Gulf War4
World War II2
Korea

Grand Tower Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7414
35 to 548
75+6
55 to 645
18 to 341

Grand Tower Veterans by Age

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Grand Tower Veterans by Race

Grand Tower Veterans by Education

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5.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

64.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grand Tower Veterans by Education

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49.3%

Labor Force Participation

45.3%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Grand Tower Employment by Age

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Grand Tower Employment by Race

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Grand Tower 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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87.43%

Born in Grand Tower

99.29%

Native Born

0.71%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.71%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.29% of Grand Tower residents were born in the United States, with 87.43% 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 Latin America.

Grand Tower Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021552-6-1.08%
2020558-6-1.06%
2019564-6-1.05%
2018570-6-1.04%
2017576-9-1.54%
2016585-4-0.68%
2015589-3-0.51%
2014592-4-0.67%
2013596-6-1.00%
2012602-3-0.50%
2011605-1-0.17%
20106060.00%

Grand Tower Population by Year