Homer, Illinois Population 2022

1,049
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Homer is a city located in Champaign County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,049, it is the 676th largest city in Illinois and the 14622nd largest city in the United States. Homer is currently declining at a rate of -1.13% annually and its population has decreased by -20.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,320 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Homer has a population density of 1,071 people per square mile.

The average household income in Homer is $72,174 with a poverty rate of 10.64%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $794 per month, and the median house value is $109,400. The median age in Homer is 36.4 years, 36.8 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.

Homer Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Homerwas:

  • White: 97.27%
  • Two or more races: 1.89%
  • Native American: 0.83%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Homer, Illinois is 1,049 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,320.

Homer, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Homer Population by Race

Homer Population Pyramid 2022

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Homer Median Age

30.9


Total

30.3


Male

34


Female

Homer Adults

There are 940 adults, (156 of whom are seniors) in Homer.

Homer Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Homer Sex Ratio

Female

655

49.62%

Male

665

50.38%

Homer Population by Age

Homer Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Homer Household Types

81.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Homer Households and Families

3.18

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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Homer Households by Type

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Homer Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Homer Educational Attainment by Race

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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 white people with a rate of 18.11%.

Homer Educational Attainment by Race

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$46,500

Average Earnings

$58,661

Average Male

$33,155

Average Female

Homer Earnings by Educational Attainment

Homer Language by Age

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Homer Language

99.52% of Homer residents speak only English, while 0.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.24% of the population.

Homer Language

Homer Poverty by Race

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10.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.47%

Male Poverty Rate

12.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Homer

The race most likely to be in poverty in Homer is White, with 10.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Homer is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.72%.

Homer Poverty

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Homer Poverty Rate by Education

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Homer Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Homer Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Homer Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Homer Married by Age and Sex

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Homer Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Homer Marital Status by Race

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Homer Marital Status

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59

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Homer Veterans by War

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Homer Veterans by Age

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Homer Veterans by Race

Homer Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Homer Veterans by Education

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68.7%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Homer Employment by Age

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Homer Employment by Race

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Homer 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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84.77%

Born in Homer

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Homer residents were born in the United States, with 84.77% 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 Europe.

Homer Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Homer Population by Year