Mahomet, Illinois Population 2021

13,522
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Mahomet is a city located in Champaign County Illinois. Mahomet has a 2020 population of 13,522. Mahomet is currently declining at a rate of -0.23% annually but its population has increased by 9.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,402 in 2010. Mahomet reached it's highest population of 13,615 in 2018.

The average household income in Mahomet is $107,313 with a poverty rate of 4.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $956 per month, and the median house value is $220,600. The median age in Mahomet is 35.8 years, 36.3 years for males, and 35.5 years for females.

Mahomet Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mahomet was:

  • White: 96.84%
  • Two or more races: 1.89%
  • Asian: 0.48%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.43%
  • Black or African American: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mahomet, Illinois is 13,522 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,615.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,402.

Mahomet, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,03796.84%
Two or More Races2541.89%
Asian640.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander580.43%
Black or African American500.37%
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Mahomet Population by Race

Mahomet Population Pyramid $2021

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Mahomet Median Age

35.8


Total

36.3


Male

35.5


Female

Mahomet Adults

There are 9,728 adults, (1,594 of whom are seniors) in Mahomet.

Mahomet Age Dependency

65.5

Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Mahomet Sex Ratio

Female

7,142

53.05%

Male

6,321

46.95%

Mahomet Population by Age

Mahomet Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mahomet Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married90%10%
All82.6%17.4%
Female66.8%33.2%
Non Family63.6%36.4%

82.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mahomet Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,7902.8182.6
Married3,1303.2590
Non Family1,0111.263.6
Female4613.2966.8
Male1882.99100

3.21

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

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Mahomet Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade650.76%
9th to 12th Grade1011.18%
High School Graduate1,70119.95%
Some College1,91222.43%
Associates Degree8419.86%
Bachelors Degree2,35227.59%
Graduate Degree1,55418.23%
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Mahomet Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mahomet Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,0667,9093,684
Hispanic294285145
Asian515112
Black505011
2+ Races494938
Islander424242

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Mahomet Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,294$68,450$43,302
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$41,431$41,587$41,169
Some College$42,040$53,352$35,261
Bachelors Degree$63,368$79,036$46,278
Graduate Degree$81,368$105,588$63,281

$53,294

Average Earnings

$68,450

Average Male

$43,302

Average Female

Mahomet Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mahomet Language by Age

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Mahomet Language

94.77% of Mahomet residents speak only English, while 5.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.39% of the population.

Mahomet Language

Mahomet Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,3886535.27%
Hispanic748192.54%

4.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.19%

Male Poverty Rate

5.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mahomet

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mahomet is White, with 5.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mahomet is Hispanic, with 2.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.44%.

Mahomet Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.29%
High School8.47%
Some College6.76%
Bachelors or Greater2.07%

Mahomet Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed55.46%
Male Unemployed7.69%
Female Employed2.88%
Male Employed1.52%

Mahomet Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mahomet Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$93,694$107,313
Families$106,218$120,271
Married Families$118,994-
Non Families$37,202$55,138
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Income by Household Type

Mahomet Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.0%

Male Marriage Rate

59.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Mahomet Married by Age and Sex

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Mahomet Marriage

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

Mahomet Marital Status by Race

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Mahomet Marital Status

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668

Number of Veterans

633

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War192
Vietnam167
First Gulf War151
Korea75
World War II20

Mahomet Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54234
65 to 74178
75+121
18 to 3489
55 to 6446

Mahomet Veterans by Age

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Mahomet Veterans by Race

Mahomet Veterans by Education

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11.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mahomet Veterans by Education

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70.6%

Labor Force Participation

68.2%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Mahomet Employment by Age

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Mahomet Employment by Race

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Mahomet 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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74.99%

Born in Mahomet

96.15%

Native Born

3.85%

Foreign Born

1.57%

Non Citizen

2.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.15% of Mahomet residents were born in the United States, with 74.99% having been born in Illinois. 1.57% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mahomet Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202113,522-31-0.23%
202013,553-31-0.23%
201913,584-31-0.23%
201813,615680.50%
201713,5471891.41%
201613,3581341.01%
201513,224610.46%
201413,1632161.67%
201312,9472331.83%
201212,7141591.27%
201112,5551531.23%
201012,4020.00%

Mahomet Population by Year