Maroa, Illinois Population 2022

1,533
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Maroa is a city located in Macon County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,533, it is the 557th largest city in Illinois and the 12421st largest city in the United States. Maroa is currently declining at a rate of -1.41% annually and its population has decreased by -2.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,577 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Maroa has a population density of 869 people per square mile.

The average household income in Maroa is $74,638 with a poverty rate of 4.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $687 per month, and the median house value is $101,800. The median age in Maroa is 41.1 years, 37.6 years for males, and 42.5 years for females.

Maroa Demographics

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

  • White: 70.99%
  • Two or more races: 12.92%
  • Other race: 7.57%
  • Asian: 5.30%
  • Black or African American: 3.23%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Maroa, Illinois is 1,533 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,577.

Maroa, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,40770.99%
Black or African American643.23%
Asian1055.30%
Some Other Race1507.57%
Two or More Races25612.92%
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Maroa Population by Race

Maroa Population Pyramid 2022

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Maroa Median Age

32.4


Total

32.1


Male

32.8


Female

Maroa Adults

There are 1,236 adults, (219 of whom are seniors) in Maroa.

Maroa Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

73.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Maroa Sex Ratio

Female

940

47.43%

Male

1,042

52.57%

Maroa Population by Age

Maroa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Maroa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married82.1%17.9%
All73.9%26.1%
Non Family70.9%29.1%
Female31%69%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Maroa Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6593.0173.9
Married3793.9282.1
Male203.25100
Female713.2131
Non Family1891.0770.9

3.75

Average Family Size

3.01

Average Household Size

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Maroa Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade90.80%
9th to 12th Grade807.12%
High School Graduate33329.65%
Some College25122.35%
Associates Degree1018.99%
Bachelors Degree23520.93%
Graduate Degree11410.15%
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Maroa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Maroa Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black555555
Asian303030
White928905253
2+ Races444411
Other Race66
Hispanic66

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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Maroa Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,711$45,625$27,283
Less Than 9th Grade$36,080$$
High School Graduate$44,432$54,205$26,667
Some College$36,250$56,563$26,959
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$58,646$75,250$49,886

$36,711

Average Earnings

$45,625

Average Male

$27,283

Average Female

Maroa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Maroa Language by Age

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Maroa Language

88.57% of Maroa residents speak only English, while 11.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.77% of the population.

Maroa Language

Maroa Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,407785.54%
Asian10554.76%
OtherNaN%

4.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.21%

Male Poverty Rate

6.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Maroa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Maroa is White, with 5.54% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.88%.

Maroa Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.11%
High School3.60%
Some College5.68%
Bachelors or Greater2.01%

Maroa Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.93%
Male Unemployed18.75%
Female Employed7.06%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Maroa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Maroa Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,708$72,770
Families$75,921$85,020
Married Families$83,906-
Non Families$32,083$39,030
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Income by Household Type

Maroa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.6%

Male Marriage Rate

59.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Maroa Married by Age and Sex

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Maroa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Maroa Marital Status by Race

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Maroa Marital Status

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131

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War11
First Gulf War30
Vietnam33
Korea22
World War II6

Maroa Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5431
55 to 6436
65 to 7427
75+37

Maroa Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White11911.67%
2+ Races1221.43%

Maroa Veterans by Race

Maroa Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Maroa Veterans by Education

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66.8%

Labor Force Participation

65.6%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Maroa Employment by Age

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Maroa Employment by Race

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Maroa 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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76.39%

Born in Maroa

92.23%

Native Born

7.77%

Foreign Born

7.77%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.23% of Maroa residents were born in the United States, with 76.39% having been born in Illinois. 7.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Maroa Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,8010.00%
20111,779-22-1.22%
20121,757-22-1.24%
20131,735-22-1.25%
20141,713-22-1.27%
20151,691-22-1.28%
20161,669-22-1.30%
20171,647-22-1.32%
20181,625-22-1.34%
20191,603-22-1.35%
20201,577-26-1.62%
20211,555-22-1.40%
20221,533-22-1.41%

Maroa Population by Year