Paris, Illinois Population 2022

8,181
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Paris is a city located in Edgar County Illinois. It is also the county seat of Edgar County. With a 2020 population of 8,181, it is the 261st largest city in Illinois and the 4796th largest city in the United States. Paris is currently declining at a rate of -0.67% annually and its population has decreased by -5.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,616 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Paris has a population density of 1,444 people per square mile.

The average household income in Paris is $54,950 with a poverty rate of 14.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $651 per month, and the median house value is $74,800. The median age in Paris is 42.8 years, 40.3 years for males, and 45.8 years for females.

Paris Demographics

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

  • White: 97.97%
  • Other race: 0.94%
  • Black or African American: 0.80%
  • Two or more races: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Paris, Illinois is 8,181 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,616.

Paris, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Paris Population by Race

Paris Population Pyramid 2022

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Paris Median Age

43.5


Total

41.8


Male

46.1


Female

Paris Adults

There are 7,034 adults, (1,830 of whom are seniors) in Paris.

Paris Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Paris Sex Ratio

Female

4,442

51.56%

Male

4,174

48.44%

Paris Population by Age

Paris Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Paris Household Types

67.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Paris Households and Families

2.47

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

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Paris Households by Type

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Paris Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Paris Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.00%.

Paris Educational Attainment by Race

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$32,005

Average Earnings

$43,656

Average Male

$25,902

Average Female

Paris Earnings by Educational Attainment

Paris Language by Age

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Paris Language

98.80% of Paris residents speak only English, while 1.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.60% of the population.

Paris Language

Paris Poverty by Race

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14.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.06%

Male Poverty Rate

16.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Paris

The race most likely to be in poverty in Paris is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.53%.

Paris Poverty

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Paris Poverty Rate by Education

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Paris Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Paris Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Paris Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Paris Married by Age and Sex

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Paris Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Paris Marital Status by Race

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Paris Marital Status

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598

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Paris Veterans by War

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Paris Veterans by Age

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Paris Veterans by Race

Paris Veterans by Education

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7.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Paris Veterans by Education

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57.5%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Paris Employment by Age

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Paris Employment by Race

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Paris 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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61.87%

Born in Paris

99.57%

Native Born

0.43%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.57% of Paris residents were born in the United States, with 61.87% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Paris Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Paris Population by Year