Newman is a city located in Douglas County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 760, it is the 763rd largest city in Illinois and the 16595th largest city in the United States. Newman is currently declining at a rate of -1.17% annually and its population has decreased by -2.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 778 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Newman has a population density of 1,239 people per square mile.
The average household income in Newman is $56,482 with a poverty rate of 11.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $696 per month, and the median house value is $90,500. The median age in Newman is 51.1 years, 42.9 years for males, and 52.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Newmanwas:
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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 white people with a rate of 17.22%.
97.13% of Newman residents speak only English, while 2.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.64% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Newman is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Newman is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.30%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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97.30% of Newman residents were born in the United States, with 75.80% having been born in Illinois. 0.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.