Manito is a city located in Mason County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,534, it is the 556th largest city in Illinois and the 12413th largest city in the United States. Manito is currently declining at a rate of -0.58% annually and its population has decreased by -6.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,642 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Manito has a population density of 1,014 people per square mile.
The average household income in Manito is $75,173 with a poverty rate of 13.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $643 per month, and the median house value is $99,500. The median age in Manito is 39.3 years, 35.6 years for males, and 40.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Manitowas:
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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 white people with a rate of 14.55%.
99.60% of Manito residents speak only English, while 0.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.40% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Manito is Black, with 85.71% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Manito is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.78%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Manito
100.00% of Manito residents were born in the United States, with 83.13% 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.