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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Moweaquawas:
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%.
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Moweaqua
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.