Makanda, Illinois Population 2021

520
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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.

Makanda Demographics

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

  • White: 92.69%
  • Asian: 4.08%
  • Two or more races: 1.70%
  • Black or African American: 1.02%
  • Native American: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.17%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Makanda, Illinois is 520 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 530.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 561.

Makanda, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White54592.69%
Asian244.08%
Two or More Races101.70%
Black or African American61.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.17%
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Makanda Population by Race

Makanda Population Pyramid $2021

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Makanda Median Age

41.1


Total

44.2


Male

37.8


Female

Makanda Adults

There are 426 adults, (77 of whom are seniors) in Makanda.

Makanda Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Makanda Sex Ratio

Female

282

47.96%

Male

306

52.04%

Makanda Population by Age

Makanda Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Makanda Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female12%88%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
All69.5%30.5%
Married81.8%18.2%
Male100%0%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Makanda Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2202.6769.5
Married1323.1181.8
Non Family591.264.4
Female253.8812
Male42.5100

3.09

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

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Makanda Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade51.22%
High School Graduate6515.82%
Some College10224.82%
Associates Degree6916.79%
Bachelors Degree8219.95%
Graduate Degree8821.41%
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Makanda Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Makanda Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White384379147
Asian212121
Black33
Hispanic222
Islander11

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Makanda Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,000$43,393$40,104
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$31,875$$
Some College$32,813$35,179$
Bachelors Degree$$125,208$43,750
Graduate Degree$65,313$91,250$41,094

$41,000

Average Earnings

$43,393

Average Male

$40,104

Average Female

Makanda Earnings by Educational Attainment

Makanda Language by Age

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Makanda Language

94.33% of Makanda residents speak only English, while 5.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.27% of the population.

Makanda Language

Makanda Poverty by Race

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6.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.54%

Male Poverty Rate

6.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Makanda

The race most likely to be in poverty in Makanda is Black, with 16.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Makanda is White, with 6.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.69%.

Makanda Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College14.62%
Bachelors or Greater4.71%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Makanda Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed1.96%
Male Employed1.17%

Makanda Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Makanda Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$68,750$107,904
Families$80,104$122,755
Married Families$82,500-
Non Families$52,841$52,739
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Income by Household Type

Makanda Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.7%

Male Marriage Rate

61.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Makanda Married by Age and Sex

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Makanda 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 45-54.

Makanda Marital Status by Race

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Makanda Marital Status

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46

Number of Veterans

39

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War18
Second Gulf War18
Vietnam12
Korea4
World War II

Makanda Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5418
55 to 6412
75+8
65 to 748
18 to 34

Makanda Veterans by Age

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Makanda Veterans by Race

Makanda Veterans by Education

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4.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Makanda Veterans by Education

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63.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Makanda Employment by Age

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Makanda Employment by Race

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Makanda 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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73.81%

Born in Makanda

96.60%

Native Born

3.40%

Foreign Born

0.51%

Non Citizen

2.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.60% of Makanda residents were born in the United States, with 73.81% having been born in Illinois. 0.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Makanda Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021520-5-0.95%
2020525-5-0.94%
2019530-5-0.93%
2018535-4-0.74%
2017539-9-1.64%
2016548-3-0.54%
2015551-1-0.18%
2014552-4-0.72%
2013556-4-0.71%
20125600.00%
2011560-1-0.18%
20105610.00%

Makanda Population by Year