Hardin is a city located in Calhoun County Illinois. Hardin has a 2020 population of 852. It is also the county seat of Calhoun County. Hardin is currently declining at a rate of -1.84% annually and its population has decreased by -11.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 964 in 2010.
The average household income in Hardin is $52,677 with a poverty rate of 22.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $386 per month, and the median house value is $75,700. The median age in Hardin is 48.4 years, 41.4 years for males, and 51.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hardinwas:
97.15% of Hardin residents speak only English, while 2.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.85% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Hardin is White, with 21.53% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Hardin is Hispanic, with 46.51% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.23%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Hardin
99.77% of Hardin residents were born in the United States, with 82.50% having been born in Illinois. 0.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.