Hecker is a city located in Monroe County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 419, it is the 964th largest city in Illinois and the 20212th largest city in the United States. Hecker is currently declining at a rate of -1.18% annually and its population has decreased by -26.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 569 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Hecker has a population density of 1,659 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hecker is $66,769 with a poverty rate of 2.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $585 per month, and the median house value is $135,700. The median age in Hecker is 34.5 years, 35.1 years for males, and 32.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Heckerwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
98.91% of Hecker residents speak only English, while 1.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.73% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Hecker is White, with 2.35% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Hecker is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 1.18%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Hecker
99.47% of Hecker residents were born in the United States, with 65.91% having been born in Illinois. 0.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.