Meredosia, Illinois Population 2021

944
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Meredosia is a city located in Morgan County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 944, it is the 677th largest city in Illinois and the 10546th largest city in the United States . Meredosia is currently declining at a rate of -1.46% annually and its population has decreased by -9.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,044 in 2010. Meredosia reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Meredosia has a population density of 1,092 people per square mile.

The average household income in Meredosia is $53,509 with a poverty rate of 10.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $578 per month, and the median house value is $69,400. The median age in Meredosia is 47.6 years, 47.8 years for males, and 47.1 years for females.

Meredosia Demographics

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

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Meredosia, Illinois is 944 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 972.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,044.

Meredosia, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

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Meredosia Population by Race

Meredosia Population Pyramid $2021

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Meredosia Median Age

47.6


Total

47.8


Male

47.1


Female

Meredosia Adults

There are 696 adults, (240 of whom are seniors) in Meredosia.

Meredosia Age Dependency

95.4

Age Dependency Ratio

52.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Meredosia Sex Ratio

Female

474

53.20%

Male

417

46.80%

Meredosia Population by Age

Meredosia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Meredosia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family65.7%34.3%
All81.5%18.5%
Married86.5%13.5%
Male92.1%7.9%
Female92.6%7.4%

81.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Meredosia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3622.4681.5
Married1923.0586.5
Non Family1051.1665.7
Male38392.1
Female272.5692.6

2.81

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Meredosia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade152.32%
9th to 12th Grade416.34%
High School Graduate35554.87%
Some College12419.17%
Associates Degree6810.51%
Bachelors Degree426.49%
Graduate Degree20.31%
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Meredosia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Meredosia Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.34%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 6.80%.

Meredosia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,375$32,386$23,750
Less Than 9th Grade$25,417$$16,250
High School Graduate$22,917$30,739$11,776
Some College$33,750$36,103$31,000
Bachelors Degree$43,750$58,125$36,500
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,375

Average Earnings

$32,386

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Meredosia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Meredosia Language by Age

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Meredosia Language

99.77% of Meredosia residents speak only English, while 0.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.23% of the population.

Meredosia Language

Meredosia Poverty by Race

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10.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.05%

Male Poverty Rate

12.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Meredosia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Meredosia is White, with 10.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Meredosia is White, with 10.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 6.01%.

Meredosia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.71%
High School9.30%
Bachelors or Greater6.82%
Some College5.21%

Meredosia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed16.48%
Male Employed9.55%

Meredosia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Meredosia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,063$53,509
Families$60,694$57,474
Married Families$63,333-
Non Families$30,982$37,033
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Income by Household Type

Meredosia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Meredosia Married by Age and Sex

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Meredosia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Meredosia Marital Status by Race

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Meredosia Marital Status

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116

Number of Veterans

113

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam47
First Gulf War27
Korea10
Second Gulf War9
World War II2

Meredosia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7452
35 to 5442
75+19
55 to 643
18 to 34

Meredosia Veterans by Age

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Meredosia Veterans by Race

Meredosia Veterans by Education

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7.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Meredosia Veterans by Education

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49.9%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Meredosia Employment by Age

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Meredosia Employment by Race

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Meredosia 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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88.33%

Born in Meredosia

99.66%

Native Born

0.34%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.66% of Meredosia residents were born in the United States, with 88.33% 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.

Meredosia Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021944-14-1.46%
2020958-14-1.44%
2019972-14-1.42%
2018986-6-0.60%
2017992-12-1.20%
20161,004-13-1.28%
20151,017-3-0.29%
20141,020-4-0.39%
20131,024-11-1.06%
20121,035-10-0.96%
20111,0450.00%
20101,0450.00%

Meredosia Population by Year