Jerseyville, Illinois Population 2022

8,311
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Jerseyville is a city located in Jersey County Illinois. It is also the county seat of Jersey County. With a 2020 population of 8,311, it is the 259th largest city in Illinois and the 4735th largest city in the United States. Jerseyville is currently declining at a rate of -0.16% annually and its population has decreased by -0.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,337 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Jerseyville has a population density of 1,591 people per square mile.

The average household income in Jerseyville is $65,964 with a poverty rate of 10.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $631 per month, and the median house value is $109,300. The median age in Jerseyville is 39.2 years, 38.2 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.

Jerseyville Demographics

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

  • White: 95.98%
  • Two or more races: 3.42%
  • Asian: 0.33%
  • Black or African American: 0.22%
  • Other race: 0.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Jerseyville, Illinois is 8,311 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,337.

Jerseyville, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Jerseyville Population by Race

Jerseyville Population Pyramid 2022

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Jerseyville Median Age

39.7


Total

38.7


Male

43.5


Female

Jerseyville Adults

There are 6,068 adults, (1,351 of whom are seniors) in Jerseyville.

Jerseyville Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Jerseyville Sex Ratio

Female

4,322

54.99%

Male

3,538

45.01%

Jerseyville Population by Age

Jerseyville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jerseyville Household Types

68.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jerseyville Households and Families

3.24

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Jerseyville Households by Type

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Jerseyville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jerseyville Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.14%.

Jerseyville Educational Attainment by Race

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$41,825

Average Earnings

$47,296

Average Male

$35,617

Average Female

Jerseyville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jerseyville Language by Age

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Jerseyville Language

97.71% of Jerseyville residents speak only English, while 2.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.46% of the population.

Jerseyville Language

Jerseyville Poverty by Race

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10.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.55%

Male Poverty Rate

11.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jerseyville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jerseyville is Black, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jerseyville is Multiple, with 7.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.19%.

Jerseyville Poverty

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Jerseyville Poverty Rate by Education

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Jerseyville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jerseyville Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Jerseyville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Jerseyville Married by Age and Sex

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Jerseyville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Jerseyville Marital Status by Race

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Jerseyville Marital Status

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476

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Jerseyville Veterans by War

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Jerseyville Veterans by Age

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Jerseyville Veterans by Race

Jerseyville Veterans by Education

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10.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jerseyville Veterans by Education

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56.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.3%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Jerseyville Employment by Age

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Jerseyville Employment by Race

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Jerseyville 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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81.13%

Born in Jerseyville

99.41%

Native Born

0.59%

Foreign Born

0.03%

Non Citizen

0.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.41% of Jerseyville residents were born in the United States, with 81.13% having been born in Illinois. 0.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Jerseyville Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Jerseyville Population by Year