Granite City, Illinois Population 2021

27,618
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Granite City Demographics

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

  • White: 84.66%
  • Black or African American: 10.62%
  • Two or more races: 2.25%
  • Other race: 1.31%
  • Asian: 0.60%
  • Native American: 0.55%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Granite City, Illinois is 27,618based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 28,428.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 29,849.

Granite City, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,22284.66%
Black or African American3,04010.62%
Two or More Races6452.25%
Some Other Race3761.31%
Asian1730.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native1560.55%
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Granite City Population By Race

Granite City Population Pyramid 2021

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Granite City Median Age

41.8


Total

38.2


Male

45.5


Female

Granite City Adults

There are 22,626 adults, (4,741 of whom are seniors) in Granite City.

Granite City Age Dependency

60

Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Granite City Sex Ratio

Mujer

14,384

50.27%

Masculino

14,228

49.73%

Granite City Population by Age

Granite City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Granite City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
Masculino69.6%30.4%
All64.4%35.6%
Non Family49.9%50.1%
Mujer41.9%58.1%

64.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Granite City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,2922.3164.4
Married5,1352.9884.4
Non Family4,7421.249.9
Mujer1,677341.9
Masculino7383.1969.6

2.93

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Granite City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7573.62%
9th to 12th Grade1,4737.04%
High School Graduate7,88737.67%
Some College5,93728.36%
Associates Degree2,25710.78%
Bachelors Degree1,6037.66%
Graduate Degree1,0244.89%
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Granite City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Granite City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White17,56715,8292,327
Black1,8331,582116
Hispanic1,204980106
Other Race22011710
Native American15615628
Asian15414438
2+ Races15214518

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 asian people with a rate of 24.68%.

Granite City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Masculino Mujer
Overall$36,178$45,967$27,459
Less Than 9th Grade$18,293$33,929$13,194
High School Graduate$35,842$43,792$25,236
Some College$35,173$47,258$26,901
Bachelors Degree$45,494$59,750$35,150
Graduate Degree$72,862$58,333$75,352

$36,178

Average Earnings

$45,967

Average Male

$27,459

Average Female

Granite City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Granite City Language by Age

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Granite City Language

95.00% of Granite City residents speak only English, while 5.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.86% of the population.

Granite City Language

Granite City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,7823,28814.43%
Black2,9801,62354.46%
Hispanic1,99462631.39%
Multiple64515724.34%
Other3608523.61%
Native1568554.49%
Asian1683319.64%

19.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.84%

Male Poverty Rate

22.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Granite City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Granite City is Native, with 54.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Granite City is White, with 14.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.58%.

Granite City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.62%
Some College17.40%
High School15.97%
Bachelors or Greater6.82%

Granite City Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.54%
Female Employed13.54%
Male Unemployed10.06%
Male Employed7.48%

Granite City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Granite City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,469$60,830
Families$63,244$72,010
Married Families$73,576$85,015
Non Families$29,669$41,258
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Income by Household Type

Granite City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Granite City Married by Age and Sex

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Granite 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 45-54.

Granite City Marital Status by Race

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Granite City Marital Status

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2,138

Number of Veterans

2,037

Male Veterans

101

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam719
Second Gulf War334
First Gulf War245
Korea167
World War II81

Granite City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74537
35 to 54480
75+467
55 to 64457
18 to 34197

Granite City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,07110.46%
Hispanic564.24%
Black452.17%
2+ Races137.18%
Native American95.77%

Granite City Veterans by Race

Granite City Veterans by Education

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10.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Granite City Veterans by Education

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60.4%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Granite City Employment by Age

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Granite City Employment by Race

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Granite 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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68.85%

Born in Granite City

96.93%

Native Born

3.07%

Foreign Born

2.21%

Non Citizen

0.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.93% of Granite City residents were born in the United States, with 68.85% having been born in Illinois. 2.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Granite City Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202127,618-270-0.97%
202027,888-270-0.96%
201928,158-270-0.95%
201828,428-243-0.85%
201728,671-166-0.58%
201628,837-142-0.49%
201528,979-158-0.54%
201429,137-197-0.67%
201329,334-185-0.63%
201229,519-174-0.59%
201129,693-96-0.32%
201029,789-1,512-0.49%
200031,301-1,561-0.49%
199032,862-3,953-1.13%
198036,815-3,870-0.99%
197040,6856120.15%
196040,07310,6083.12%
195029,4656,4912.52%
194022,974-2,156-0.89%
193025,13010,3735.47%
192014,7574,8544.07%
19109,9036,78112.24%
19003,1220.00%

Granite City Population by Year