Mound City is a city located in Pulaski County Illinois. It is also the county seat of Pulaski County. With a 2020 population of 514, it is the 895th largest city in Illinois and the 18968th largest city in the United States. Mound City is currently declining at a rate of -1.15% annually and its population has decreased by -2.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 526 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Mound City has a population density of 761 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mound City is $38,147 with a poverty rate of 26.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $531 per month, and the median house value is $30,700. The median age in Mound City is 36.7 years, 48.3 years for males, and 30.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mound Citywas:
99.60% of Mound City residents speak only English, while 0.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.40% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mound City is Multiple, with 50.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mound City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.23%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mound City
99.23% of Mound City residents were born in the United States, with 62.81% having been born in Illinois. 0.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.