Lewistown, Illinois Population 2022

2,038
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Lewistown is a city located in Fulton County Illinois. Lewistown has a 2020 population of 2,038. It is also the county seat of Fulton County. Lewistown is currently declining at a rate of -1.74% annually and its population has decreased by -14.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,384 in 2010.

The average household income in Lewistown is $64,976 with a poverty rate of 18.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $570 per month, and the median house value is $81,600. The median age in Lewistown is 41.6 years, 40.9 years for males, and 43.8 years for females.

Lewistown Demographics

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

  • White: 97.50%
  • Black or African American: 1.04%
  • Other race: 0.78%
  • Two or more races: 0.69%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lewistown, Illinois is 2,038 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,038.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,384.

Lewistown, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,25897.50%
Black or African American241.04%
Some Other Race180.78%
Two or More Races160.69%
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Lewistown Population by Race

Lewistown Population Pyramid $2022

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Lewistown Median Age

41.6


Total

40.9


Male

43.8


Female

Lewistown Adults

There are 1,822 adults, (456 of whom are seniors) in Lewistown.

Lewistown Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lewistown Sex Ratio

Female

1,164

50.26%

Male

1,152

49.74%

Lewistown Population by Age

Lewistown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lewistown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family40.9%59.1%
All68.8%31.2%
Female74.6%25.4%
Male82.1%17.9%
Married85.8%14.2%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lewistown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9332.3868.8
Married4652.9985.8
Non Family3301.1640.9
Female713.2174.6
Male673.2282.1

2.95

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Lewistown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade603.63%
9th to 12th Grade945.69%
High School Graduate75245.52%
Some College40424.46%
Associates Degree1257.57%
Bachelors Degree18010.90%
Graduate Degree372.24%
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Lewistown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lewistown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,5911,450217
Hispanic3126
Black2416
Other Race1818
2+ Races66

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.64%.

Lewistown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,500$43,304$26,059
Less Than 9th Grade$13,393$$
High School Graduate$31,823$39,167$21,250
Some College$33,938$43,819$25,714
Bachelors Degree$59,792$72,188$49,375
Graduate Degree$53,750$$51,806

$37,500

Average Earnings

$43,304

Average Male

$26,059

Average Female

Lewistown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lewistown Language by Age

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Lewistown Language

99.10% of Lewistown residents speak only English, while 0.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.77% of the population.

Lewistown Language

Lewistown Poverty by Race

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18.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.91%

Male Poverty Rate

19.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lewistown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lewistown is White, with 18.68% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.60%.

Lewistown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade45.61%
High School16.53%
Some College15.35%
Bachelors or Greater2.76%

Lewistown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed55.38%
Male Unemployed40.38%
Female Employed9.91%
Male Employed6.75%

Lewistown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lewistown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,096$64,976
Families$68,828$82,743
Married Families$74,063-
Non Families$29,000$30,378
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Income by Household Type

Lewistown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lewistown Married by Age and Sex

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Lewistown 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 35-44.

Lewistown Marital Status by Race

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Lewistown Marital Status

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177

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam62
First Gulf War49
Korea18
Second Gulf War4
World War II

Lewistown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5482
65 to 7456
75+33
55 to 646
18 to 34

Lewistown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1719.64%
2+ Races6100.00%

Lewistown Veterans by Race

Lewistown Veterans by Education

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5.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lewistown Veterans by Education

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56.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

Lewistown Employment by Age

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Lewistown Employment by Race

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Lewistown 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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90.85%

Born in Lewistown

98.49%

Native Born

1.51%

Foreign Born

0.91%

Non Citizen

0.60%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.49% of Lewistown residents were born in the United States, with 90.85% having been born in Illinois. 0.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Lewistown Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20222,038-36-1.74%
20212,074-36-1.71%
20202,110-36-1.68%
20192,146-36-1.65%
20182,182-27-1.22%
20172,209-31-1.38%
20162,240-20-0.88%
20152,260-25-1.09%
20142,285-22-0.95%
20132,307-33-1.41%
20122,340-27-1.14%
20112,367-17-0.71%
20102,3840.00%

Lewistown Population by Year