Limestone, Illinois Population 2022

1,550
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Limestone is a city located in Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,550, it is the 554th largest city in Illinois and the 12369th largest city in the United States. Limestone is currently declining at a rate of -0.26% annually and its population has decreased by -0.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,558 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Limestone has a population density of 593 people per square mile.

The average household income in Limestone is $87,825 with a poverty rate of 4.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,250 per month, and the median house value is $166,000. The median age in Limestone is 41.2 years, 35.8 years for males, and 43.5 years for females.

Limestone Demographics

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

  • White: 98.57%
  • Black or African American: 0.91%
  • Two or more races: 0.33%
  • Other race: 0.20%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Limestone, Illinois is 1,550 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,558.

Limestone, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,51498.57%
Black or African American140.91%
Some Other Race30.20%
Two or More Races50.33%
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Limestone Population by Race

Limestone Population Pyramid 2022

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Limestone Median Age

37.5


Total

36.7


Male

42.1


Female

Limestone Adults

There are 1,222 adults, (270 of whom are seniors) in Limestone.

Limestone Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33

Child Dependency Ratio

Limestone Sex Ratio

Female

743

48.37%

Male

793

51.63%

Limestone Population by Age

Limestone Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Limestone Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.2%4.8%
All94.4%5.6%
Female93.5%6.5%
Non Family92%8%

94.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Limestone Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6122.5194.4
Married4162.6995.2
Male73.71100
Female773.2793.5
Non Family1121.2292

2.75

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Limestone Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade242.15%
High School Graduate34631.06%
Some College31027.83%
Associates Degree24021.54%
Bachelors Degree998.89%
Graduate Degree958.53%
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Limestone Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Limestone Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races222
Hispanic772
White1,1071,083192
Black33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Limestone Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,204$62,188$43,523
Less Than 9th Grade$63,333$63,333$
High School Graduate$37,250$45,938$30,179
Some College$65,658$90,658$43,333
Bachelors Degree$45,192$46,875$40,833
Graduate Degree$250,000$52,500$250,000

$52,204

Average Earnings

$62,188

Average Male

$43,523

Average Female

Limestone Earnings by Educational Attainment

Limestone Language by Age

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Limestone Language

98.98% of Limestone residents speak only English, while 1.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.82% of the population.

Limestone Language

Limestone Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple5360.00%
Black14642.86%
Hispanic26519.23%
White1,496553.68%
OtherNaN%

4.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.77%

Male Poverty Rate

6.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Limestone

The race most likely to be in poverty in Limestone is Multiple, with 60.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.22%.

Limestone Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.50%
High School4.05%
Some College3.09%
Bachelors or Greater1.03%

Limestone Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.30%
Female Unemployed36.36%

Limestone Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Limestone Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$90,750$129,096
Families$104,231$145,891
Married Families$121,000-
Non Families$46,667$47,752
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Income by Household Type

Limestone Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.7%

Male Marriage Rate

59.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Limestone Married by Age and Sex

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Limestone Marriage

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

Limestone Marital Status by Race

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Limestone Marital Status

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105

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War11
First Gulf War11
Vietnam34
Korea3
World War II

Limestone Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 349
35 to 5423
55 to 6419
65 to 7434
75+20

Limestone Veterans by Age

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Limestone Veterans by Race

Limestone Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Limestone Veterans by Education

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71%

Labor Force Participation

68.6%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Limestone Employment by Age

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Limestone Employment by Race

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Limestone 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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95.44%

Born in Limestone

99.87%

Native Born

0.13%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.13%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.87% of Limestone residents were born in the United States, with 95.44% 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.

Limestone Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,5980.00%
20111,594-4-0.25%
20121,590-4-0.25%
20131,586-4-0.25%
20141,582-4-0.25%
20151,578-4-0.25%
20161,574-4-0.25%
20171,570-4-0.25%
20181,566-4-0.25%
20191,562-4-0.26%
20201,558-4-0.26%
20211,554-4-0.26%
20221,550-4-0.26%

Limestone Population by Year