Milan, Illinois Population 2021

4,939
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Milan is a city located in Rock Island County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 4,939, it is the 332nd largest city in Illinois and the 4796th largest city in the United States . Milan is currently declining at a rate of -0.52% annually and its population has decreased by -3.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,099 in 2010. Milan reached it's highest population of 6,264 in 1980. Spanning over 7 miles, Milan has a population density of 790 people per square mile.

The average household income in Milan is $66,681 with a poverty rate of 10.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $758 per month, and the median house value is $108,300. The median age in Milan is 43.6 years, 45.1 years for males, and 41.9 years for females.

Milan Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Milan was:

  • White: 90.01%
  • Black or African American: 6.27%
  • Two or more races: 1.44%
  • Other race: 1.33%
  • Asian: 0.95%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Milan, Illinois is 4,939 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,017.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,099.

Milan, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,55190.01%
Black or African American3176.27%
Two or More Races731.44%
Some Other Race671.33%
Asian480.95%
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Milan Population by Race

Milan Population Pyramid $2021

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Milan Median Age

43.6


Total

45.1


Male

41.9


Female

Milan Adults

There are 4,077 adults, (1,093 of whom are seniors) in Milan.

Milan Age Dependency

69.4

Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Milan Sex Ratio

Female

2,670

52.81%

Male

2,386

47.19%

Milan Population by Age

Milan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Milan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.6%8.4%
All63.3%36.7%
Male60.2%39.8%
Female57%43%
Non Family44.7%55.3%

63.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Milan Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4852.0363.3
Non Family1,1661.1644.7
Married8582.7491.6
Female3582.8857
Male1032.8360.2

2.7

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

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Milan Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade370.96%
9th to 12th Grade3067.97%
High School Graduate1,53039.83%
Some College96825.20%
Associates Degree3779.82%
Bachelors Degree3278.51%
Graduate Degree2967.71%
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Milan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Milan Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,4683,176566
Hispanic181132
Black12712542
Other Race6741
2+ Races3838
Asian272715

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.56%.

Milan Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,672$53,393$28,869
Less Than 9th Grade$48,276$$48,922
High School Graduate$33,056$50,282$21,406
Some College$33,711$54,152$26,673
Bachelors Degree$47,426$$46,140
Graduate Degree$46,125$$45,375

$37,672

Average Earnings

$53,393

Average Male

$28,869

Average Female

Milan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Milan Language by Age

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Milan Language

96.56% of Milan residents speak only English, while 3.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.16% of the population.

Milan Language

Milan Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,34644210.17%
Black3177222.71%
Hispanic275155.45%
Multiple73912.33%

10.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.81%

Male Poverty Rate

10.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Milan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Milan is Black, with 22.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Milan is Hispanic, with 5.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.40%.

Milan Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School12.88%
Less Than 9th Grade6.12%
Some College3.57%
Bachelors or Greater3.53%

Milan Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed28.36%
Female Employed7.29%
Male Employed3.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Milan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Milan Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,327$66,681
Families$80,313$90,225
Married Families$98,385-
Non Families$27,226$38,555
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Income by Household Type

Milan Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

40.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Milan Married by Age and Sex

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Milan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Milan Marital Status by Race

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Milan Marital Status

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414

Number of Veterans

405

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam203
First Gulf War70
World War II20
Second Gulf War19
Korea10

Milan Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+123
65 to 74117
55 to 64107
35 to 5457
18 to 3410

Milan Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White40410.80%
Black105.29%
Hispanic73.38%

Milan Veterans by Race

Milan Veterans by Education

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4.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Milan Veterans by Education

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61.6%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Milan Employment by Age

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Milan Employment by Race

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Milan 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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68.31%

Born in Milan

98.04%

Native Born

1.96%

Foreign Born

1.31%

Non Citizen

0.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.04% of Milan residents were born in the United States, with 68.31% having been born in Illinois. 1.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Milan Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,939-26-0.52%
20204,965-26-0.52%
20194,991-26-0.52%
20185,017-46-0.91%
20175,063-26-0.51%
20165,089-50-0.97%
20155,139-32-0.62%
20145,171-12-0.23%
20135,183-8-0.15%
20125,19130.06%
20115,188-9-0.17%
20105,197-151-0.29%
20005,348-483-0.86%
19905,831-433-0.71%
19806,2641,3912.54%
19704,8731,8084.75%
19603,0650.00%

Milan Population by Year