La Harpe is a city located in Hancock County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,163, it is the 639th largest city in Illinois and the 14054th largest city in the United States. La Harpe is currently declining at a rate of -0.51% annually and its population has decreased by -1.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,175 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, La Harpe has a population density of 853 people per square mile.
The average household income in La Harpe is $53,102 with a poverty rate of 11.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $573 per month, and the median house value is $66,500. The median age in La Harpe is 43.5 years, 39.7 years for males, and 49.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of La Harpewas:
99.10% of La Harpe residents speak only English, while 0.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.82% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in La Harpe is White, with 13.36% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in La Harpe is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.25%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in La Harpe
99.92% of La Harpe residents were born in the United States, with 62.52% having been born in Illinois. 0.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.