Oconee is a city located in Shelby County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 133, it is the 1247th largest city in Illinois and the 25790th largest city in the United States. Oconee is currently declining at a rate of -2.92% annually and its population has decreased by -5.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 141 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Oconee has a population density of 374 people per square mile.
The average household income in Oconee is $53,812 with a poverty rate of 1.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $669 per month, and the median house value is $74,400. The median age in Oconee is 37 years, 40.5 years for males, and 33.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Oconeewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.08%.
97.69% of Oconee residents speak only English, while 2.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.54% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Oconee is White, with 1.52% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Oconee is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.56%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Oconee
98.54% of Oconee residents were born in the United States, with 92.70% having been born in Illinois. 1.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.