Hume is a city located in Edgar County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 313, it is the 1043rd largest city in Illinois and the 21802nd largest city in the United States. Hume is currently declining at a rate of -1.88% annually and its population has decreased by -3.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 325 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Hume has a population density of 554 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hume is $54,376 with a poverty rate of 15.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $722 per month, and the median house value is $65,100. The median age in Hume is 50 years, 52.5 years for males, and 42.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Humewas:
100.00% of Hume residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Hume is White, with 12.67% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Hume is Hispanic, with 41.51% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.97%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Hume
99.80% of Hume residents were born in the United States, with 74.14% 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.