Mounds, Illinois Population 2024

598

Mounds is a city located in Pulaski County Illinois. Mounds has a 2024 population of 598. Mounds is currently declining at a rate of -2.29% annually and its population has decreased by -8.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 654 in 2020.

The average household income in Mounds is $33,874 with a poverty rate of 39.9%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mounds is 42.6 years, 36.4 years for males, and 46.5 years for females.

Mounds Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 90.01%
  • White: 7.58%
  • Two or more races: 2.17%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
Land Area (mi²)
1.2 sq mi
Density (mi²)
495.30/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-8.56% (-56)
The current population of Mounds, Illinois is 598 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 654.

Mounds, Illinois Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Black or African American74890.01%
White637.58%
Two or more races182.17%
Native American20.24%
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

Black or African American

White

Two or more races

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Mounds Population by Race

Mounds Population Pyramid 2024

Mounds Median Age

42.6

Total

36.4

Male

46.5

Female

Mounds Adults

There are 617 adults, (164 of whom are seniors) in Mounds.

Mounds Age Dependency

83.4

Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mounds Sex Ratio

Female41750.18%
Male41449.82%

Mounds Population by Age

Mounds Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All3202.658.441.6
Non Family1521.5762.537.5
Married1032.2875.724.3
Female605.031585
Male5111000
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3.46

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

58.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Mounds Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Mounds Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mounds Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 15.81%.

Mounds Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$29,779

Average Earnings

$72,902

Average Male

$28,272

Average Female

Mounds Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mounds Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Mounds Language

99.49% of Mounds residents speak only English, while 0.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.51% of the population.

Mounds Language

Mounds Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black72429240.33%
White593050.85%
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39.9%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.41%

Male Poverty Rate

44.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mounds

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mounds is White, with 50.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mounds is Black, with 40.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.8%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 49.9%.

Mounds Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade62.2%
Some College43.2%
High School30.68%
Bachelors or Greater6.49%
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Mounds Poverty Rate by Education

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed100%
Female Unemployed100%
Female Employed19.47%
Male Employed7.23%
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Mounds Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mounds Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Mounds Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

42.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

34.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Mounds Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Mounds 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 45-54.

Mounds Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Mounds Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

82

Number of Veterans

82

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Mounds Veterans by War

count

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Mounds Veterans by Age

count

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Mounds Veterans by Race

Mounds Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

10.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

80.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mounds Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

31.6%

Labor Force Participation

29%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Mounds Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Mounds Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Mounds Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

77.5%

Born in Mounds

99.52%

Native Born

0.48%

Foreign Born

0.48%

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.52% of Mounds residents were born in the United States, with 77.5% having been born in Illinois. 0.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mounds Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029528-14-2.58%
2028542-14-2.52%
2027556-14-2.46%
2026570-14-2.4%
2025584-14-2.34%
2024598-14-2.29%
2023612-14-2.24%
2022626-14-2.19%
2021640-14-2.14%
2020654-27-3.96%
2019681-19-2.71%
2018700-16-2.23%
2017716-13-1.78%
2016729-8-1.09%
2015737-20-2.64%
2014757-14-1.82%
2013771-10-1.28%
2012781-4-0.51%
2011785-20-2.48%
2010805
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Mounds Population by Year