Moweaqua, Illinois Population 2022

1,750
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Moweaqua is a city located in Shelby County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,750, it is the 525th largest city in Illinois and the 11667th largest city in the United States. Moweaqua is currently declining at a rate of -0.40% annually and its population has decreased by -0.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,764 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Moweaqua has a population density of 824 people per square mile.

The average household income in Moweaqua is $67,595 with a poverty rate of 10.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $807 per month, and the median house value is $89,400. The median age in Moweaqua is 46.6 years, 46.9 years for males, and 46.3 years for females.

Moweaqua Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Moweaquawas:

  • White: 98.01%
  • Two or more races: 1.44%
  • Black or African American: 0.50%
  • Asian: 0.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Moweaqua, Illinois is 1,750 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,764.

Moweaqua, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,17198.01%
Black or African American110.50%
Asian10.05%
Two or More Races321.44%
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Moweaqua Population by Race

Moweaqua Population Pyramid 2022

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Moweaqua Median Age

36.9


Total

34.7


Male

39.7


Female

Moweaqua Adults

There are 1,624 adults, (428 of whom are seniors) in Moweaqua.

Moweaqua Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Moweaqua Sex Ratio

Female

1,128

50.93%

Male

1,087

49.07%

Moweaqua Population by Age

Moweaqua Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Moweaqua Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93%7%
All78%22%
Non Family64.5%35.5%
Male64.2%35.8%
Female48.6%51.4%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Moweaqua Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8772.4678
Married4573.1693
Male672.8464.2
Female742.7848.6
Non Family2791.1564.5

3.01

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Moweaqua Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade151.02%
9th to 12th Grade875.91%
High School Graduate59340.31%
Some College32522.09%
Associates Degree17311.76%
Bachelors Degree20013.60%
Graduate Degree785.30%
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Moweaqua Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Moweaqua Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black111111
2+ Races141414
Hispanic121212
White1,4451,344253
Asian1

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Moweaqua Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,610$48,947$28,472
Less Than 9th Grade$10,250$$
High School Graduate$41,000$50,257$14,563
Some College$38,500$41,667$32,125
Bachelors Degree$51,875$75,313$41,250
Graduate Degree$29,750$51,250$22,250

$40,610

Average Earnings

$48,947

Average Male

$28,472

Average Female

Moweaqua Earnings by Educational Attainment

Moweaqua Language by Age

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Moweaqua Language

99.71% of Moweaqua residents speak only English, while 0.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.29% of the population.

Moweaqua Language

Moweaqua Poverty by Race

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10.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.31%

Male Poverty Rate

10.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moweaqua

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moweaqua is White, with 10.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moweaqua is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.68%.

Moweaqua Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade53.62%
High School7.20%
Some College10.04%
Bachelors or Greater3.00%

Moweaqua Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.92%
Male Unemployed64.71%
Female Employed8.86%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Moweaqua Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Moweaqua Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,250$67,107
Families$76,000$75,339
Married Families$86,250-
Non Families$33,194$46,000
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Income by Household Type

Moweaqua Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Moweaqua Married by Age and Sex

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Moweaqua 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 35-44.

Moweaqua Marital Status by Race

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Moweaqua Marital Status

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118

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War14
First Gulf War17
Vietnam35
Korea23
World War II

Moweaqua Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3414
35 to 5415
55 to 6414
65 to 7427
75+48

Moweaqua Veterans by Age

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Moweaqua Veterans by Race

Moweaqua Veterans by Education

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3.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moweaqua Veterans by Education

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65.6%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Moweaqua Employment by Age

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Moweaqua Employment by Race

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Moweaqua 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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88.89%

Born in Moweaqua

99.59%

Native Born

0.41%

Foreign Born

0.05%

Non Citizen

0.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.59% of Moweaqua residents were born in the United States, with 88.89% having been born in Illinois. 0.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Moweaqua Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,8310.00%
20111,824-7-0.38%
20121,817-7-0.38%
20131,810-7-0.39%
20141,803-7-0.39%
20151,796-7-0.39%
20161,789-7-0.39%
20171,782-7-0.39%
20181,775-7-0.39%
20191,768-7-0.39%
20201,764-4-0.23%
20211,757-7-0.40%
20221,750-7-0.40%

Moweaqua Population by Year