Mound City, Illinois Population 2021

484
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Mound City is a city located in Pulaski County Illinois. It is also the county seat of Pulaski County. With a 2020 population of 484, it is the 881st largest city in Illinois and the 13458th largest city in the United States . Mound City is currently declining at a rate of -2.02% annually and its population has decreased by -17.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 588 in 2010. Mound City reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Mound City has a population density of 717 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mound City is $38,147 with a poverty rate of 35.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $522 per month, and the median house value is $34,600. The median age in Mound City is 36.7 years, 48.3 years for males, and 30.5 years for females.

Mound City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mound Citywas:

  • Black or African American: 50.81%
  • White: 47.85%
  • Two or more races: 0.81%
  • Asian: 0.54%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mound City, Illinois is 484 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 504.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 588.

Mound City, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American37850.81%
White35647.85%
Two or More Races60.81%
Asian40.54%
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Mound City Population by Race

Mound City Population Pyramid $2021

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Mound City Median Age

36.7


Total

48.3


Male

30.5


Female

Mound City Adults

There are 577 adults, (78 of whom are seniors) in Mound City.

Mound City Age Dependency

49.1

Age Dependency Ratio

15.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Mound City Sex Ratio

Female

379

50.94%

Male

365

49.06%

Mound City Population by Age

Mound City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mound City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female36.4%63.6%
Non Family46.7%53.3%
Male50%50%
All57.1%42.9%
Married82.7%17.3%

57.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mound City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2473.0157.1
Non Family921.4346.7
Married813.7382.7
Female444.5236.4
Male303.750

3.86

Average Family Size

3.01

Average Household Size

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Mound City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade81.67%
9th to 12th Grade5711.92%
High School Graduate18438.49%
Some College17035.56%
Associates Degree234.81%
Bachelors Degree183.77%
Graduate Degree183.77%
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Mound City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mound City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black24423016
White22617518
Hispanic44
Asian442

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 50.00%.

Mound City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,583$36,154$23,375
Less Than 9th Grade$$2,500$
High School Graduate$25,000$$24,000
Some College$33,750$37,115$
Bachelors Degree$43,250$$44,167
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,583

Average Earnings

$36,154

Average Male

$23,375

Average Female

Mound City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mound City Language by Age

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Mound City Language

98.06% of Mound City residents speak only English, while 1.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.39% of the population.

Mound City Language

Mound City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black37819752.12%
White3166119.30%
Multiple6350.00%

35.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.84%

Male Poverty Rate

47.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mound City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mound City is Black, with 52.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mound City is White, with 19.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.25%.

Mound City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade52.31%
Some College32.64%
High School29.89%
Bachelors or Greater11.11%

Mound City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed60.00%
Female Unemployed37.50%
Female Employed4.44%
Male Employed3.00%

Mound City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mound City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,875$38,147
Families$36,696$45,651
Married Families$60,972-
Non Families$15,625$23,698
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Income by Household Type

Mound City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.8%

Male Marriage Rate

30.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Mound City Married by Age and Sex

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Mound City 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 55-64.

Mound City Marital Status by Race

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Mound City Marital Status

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38

Number of Veterans

31

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War7
Vietnam5
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Mound City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6420
35 to 5410
18 to 345
65 to 743
75+

Mound City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black289.52%
White103.58%
Hispanic250.00%

Mound City Veterans by Race

Mound City Veterans by Education

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34.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mound City Veterans by Education

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38%

Labor Force Participation

32.4%

Employment Rate

14.8%

Unemployment Rate

Mound City Employment by Age

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Mound City Employment by Race

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Mound City 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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72.45%

Born in Mound City

97.72%

Native Born

2.28%

Foreign Born

1.21%

Non Citizen

1.08%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.72% of Mound City residents were born in the United States, with 72.45% having been born in Illinois. 1.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Mound City Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021484-10-2.02%
2020494-10-1.98%
2019504-10-1.95%
2018514-12-2.28%
2017526-9-1.68%
2016535-5-0.93%
2015540-14-2.53%
2014554-11-1.95%
2013565-6-1.05%
2012571-4-0.70%
2011575-16-2.71%
20105910.00%

Mound City Population by Year