Mound City, Illinois Population 2022

514
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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 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.

Mound City Demographics

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

  • White: 61.39%
  • Black or African American: 37.45%
  • Two or more races: 0.77%
  • Asian: 0.39%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mound City, Illinois is 514 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 526.

Mound City, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White47761.39%
Black or African American29137.45%
Asian30.39%
Two or More Races60.77%
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Mound City Population by Race

Mound City Population Pyramid 2022

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Mound City Median Age

37.9


Total

42.9


Male

30.1


Female

Mound City Adults

There are 568 adults, (84 of whom are seniors) in Mound City.

Mound City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mound City Sex Ratio

Female

367

47.23%

Male

410

52.77%

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
Married85.7%14.3%
Male83.3%16.7%
All48.4%51.6%
Non Family30.4%69.6%
Female23.9%76.1%

48.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mound City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2483.1348.4
Married773.7385.7
Male12383.3
Female674.7523.9
Non Family921.4830.4

4.06

Average Family Size

3.13

Average Household Size

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Mound City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade81.57%
9th to 12th Grade458.82%
High School Graduate22443.92%
Some College16933.14%
Associates Degree285.49%
Bachelors Degree132.55%
Graduate Degree234.51%
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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
Asian332
White30927323
Black19617911
Hispanic22

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 66.67%.

Mound City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,477$$27,344
Less Than 9th Grade$2,500$$
High School Graduate$$12,017$25,313
Some College$36,471$37,132$33,125
Bachelors Degree$43,977$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,477

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$27,344

Average Female

Mound City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mound City Language by Age

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Mound City Language

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.

Mound City Language

Mound City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple6350.00%
Black29111940.89%
White4627917.10%
OtherNaN%

26.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.98%

Male Poverty Rate

32.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mound City

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%.

Mound City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade66.04%
High School28.13%
Some College15.23%
Bachelors or Greater11.11%

Mound City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.26%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed63.16%

Mound City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mound City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,364$43,569
Families$60,135$53,229
Married Families$64,750-
Non Families$12,273$26,200
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Income by Household Type

Mound City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.0%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

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 35-44.

Mound City Marital Status by Race

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Mound City Marital Status

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21

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War5
Vietnam2
Korea
World War II

Mound City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 345
35 to 546
55 to 648
65 to 742
75+

Mound City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White82.30%
Black135.99%

Mound City Veterans by Race

Mound City Veterans by Education

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9.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mound City Veterans by Education

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44.9%

Labor Force Participation

40.6%

Employment Rate

9.5%

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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62.81%

Born in Mound City

99.23%

Native Born

0.77%

Foreign Born

0.39%

Non Citizen

0.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Mound City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20105880.00%
2011582-6-1.02%
2012576-6-1.03%
2013570-6-1.04%
2014564-6-1.05%
2015558-6-1.06%
2016552-6-1.08%
2017546-6-1.09%
2018540-6-1.10%
2019534-6-1.11%
2020526-8-1.50%
2021520-6-1.14%
2022514-6-1.15%

Mound City Population by Year