Makanda is a city located in Jackson County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 520, it is the 856th largest city in Illinois and the 13134th largest city in the United States . Makanda is currently declining at a rate of -0.95% annually and its population has decreased by -7.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 561 in 2010. Makanda reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 5 miles, Makanda has a population density of 98 people per square mile.
The average household income in Makanda is $107,904 with a poverty rate of 6.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,013 per month, and the median house value is $231,100. The median age in Makanda is 41.1 years, 44.2 years for males, and 37.8 years for females.