Hecker, Illinois Population 2024

419

Hecker is a city located in Monroe County Illinois. Hecker has a 2024 population of 419. Hecker is currently declining at a rate of -0.48% annually and its population has decreased by -2.1% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 428 in 2020.

The average household income in Hecker is $87,809 with a poverty rate of 2.5%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Hecker is 34.9 years, 36 years for males, and 32.9 years for females.

Hecker Demographics

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

  • White: 94.07%
  • Two or more races: 4.44%
  • Black or African American: 1.48%
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
Land Area (mi²)
0.3 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,658.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.1% (-9)
The current population of Hecker, Illinois is 419 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 428.

Hecker, Illinois Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White50894.07%
Two or more races244.44%
Black or African American81.48%
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Hecker Population by Race

Hecker Population Pyramid 2024

Hecker Median Age

34.9

Total

36

Male

32.9

Female

Hecker Adults

There are 391 adults, (63 of whom are seniors) in Hecker.

Hecker Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Hecker Sex Ratio

Female27150.19%
Male26949.81%

Hecker Population by Age

Hecker Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2152.5180.919.1
Married943.5698.91.1
Non Family791.1668.431.6
Male282.6153.646.4
Female142.8685.714.3
showing: 5 rows

2.98

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

80.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Hecker Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Hecker Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hecker Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.15%.

Hecker Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$51,944

Average Earnings

$52,208

Average Male

$50,625

Average Female

Hecker Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hecker Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Hecker Language

100% of Hecker residents speak only English, while speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by of the population.

Hecker Language

Hecker Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White487102.05%
Multiple24312.5%
showing: 2 rows

2.5%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.15%

Male Poverty Rate

3.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hecker

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hecker is Multiple, with 12.5% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hecker is White, with 2.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.35%. Among those working part-time, it was , and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.62%.

Hecker Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School2.35%
Some College0.55%
Less Than 9th Grade
Bachelors or Greater
showing: 4 rows

Hecker Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Employed4.55%
Male Employed
Male Unemployed
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Hecker Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hecker Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Hecker Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

52.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hecker Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Hecker 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 55-64.

Hecker Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Hecker Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

37

Number of Veterans

33

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

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Hecker Veterans by War

count

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Hecker Veterans by Age

count

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Hecker Veterans by Race

Hecker Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hecker Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

76%

Labor Force Participation

72.1%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Hecker Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Hecker Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Hecker Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

64.26%

Born in Hecker

100%

Native Born

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Hecker residents were born in the United States, with 64.26% having been born in Illinois. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Hecker Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029409-2-0.49%
2028411-2-0.48%
2027413-2-0.48%
2026415-2-0.48%
2025417-2-0.48%
2024419-2-0.48%
2023421-2-0.47%
2022423-2-0.47%
2021425-3-0.7%
2020428-51-10.65%
201947930.63%
2018476-4-0.83%
2017480-3-0.62%
201648310.21%
2015482
201448220.42%
2013480
2012480-5-1.03%
2011485-1-0.21%
2010486
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Hecker Population by Year