Paris, Illinois Population 2022

7,994
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Paris is a city located in Edgar County Illinois. Paris has a 2020 population of 7,994. It is also the county seat of Edgar County. Paris is currently declining at a rate of -1.20% annually and its population has decreased by -9.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,849 in 2010.

The average household income in Paris is $54,950 with a poverty rate of 15.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $614 per month, and the median house value is $74,900. 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: 99.27%
  • Other race: 0.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.22%
  • Two or more races: 0.13%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Paris, Illinois is 7,994 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,994.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,849.

Paris, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,31199.27%
Some Other Race320.38%
Black or African American180.22%
Two or More Races110.13%
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Paris Population by Race

Paris Population Pyramid $2022

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Paris Median Age

42.8


Total

40.3


Male

45.8


Female

Paris Adults

There are 6,614 adults, (1,719 of whom are seniors) in Paris.

Paris Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Paris Sex Ratio

Female

4,301

51.37%

Male

4,071

48.63%

Paris Population by Age

Paris Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Paris Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female42.4%57.6%
Male54.7%45.3%
Non Family57%43%
All68.8%31.2%
Married89%11%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Paris Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7092.268.8
Married1,6662.6889
Non Family1,2521.157
Female6322.8542.4
Male1593.1754.7

2.68

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Paris Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3415.78%
9th to 12th Grade4297.27%
High School Graduate2,27638.55%
Some College1,39523.63%
Associates Degree59510.08%
Bachelors Degree5258.89%
Graduate Degree3435.81%
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Paris Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Paris Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,7275,059868
Hispanic14866
Other Race3231
Black189
2+ Races11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 96.88%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.16%.

Paris Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,591$41,395$25,788
Less Than 9th Grade$23,719$24,609$
High School Graduate$26,633$30,203$23,125
Some College$40,833$49,833$24,355
Bachelors Degree$51,217$52,697$43,824
Graduate Degree$56,125$63,142$45,147

$33,591

Average Earnings

$41,395

Average Male

$25,788

Average Female

Paris Earnings by Educational Attainment

Paris Language by Age

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Paris Language

99.08% of Paris residents speak only English, while 0.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.58% of the population.

Paris Language

Paris Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,0331,27115.82%
Black44100.00%
OtherNaN%

15.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.33%

Male Poverty Rate

18.63%

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 4.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.57%.

Paris Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.64%
High School11.18%
Some College9.56%
Bachelors or Greater3.53%

Paris Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed11.36%
Male Unemployed7.62%
Female Unemployed7.58%
Male Employed4.98%

Paris Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Paris Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$44,209$54,950
Families$55,768$66,477
Married Families$67,075-
Non Families$22,184$29,697
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Income by Household Type

Paris Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.9%

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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592

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam174
Second Gulf War85
First Gulf War80
Korea69
World War II29

Paris Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+198
35 to 54174
65 to 74129
55 to 6470
18 to 3421

Paris Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5909.00%
Hispanic1711.49%
Black211.11%

Paris Veterans by Race

Paris Veterans by Education

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7.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Paris Veterans by Education

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58.2%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

5.9%

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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61.49%

Born in Paris

99.88%

Native Born

0.12%

Foreign Born

0.01%

Non Citizen

0.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.88% of Paris residents were born in the United States, with 61.49% having been born in Illinois. 0.01% 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
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20227,994-97-1.20%
20218,091-97-1.18%
20208,188-97-1.17%
20198,285-97-1.16%
20188,382-15-0.18%
20178,397-60-0.71%
20168,45730.04%
20158,454-61-0.72%
20148,515-65-0.76%
20138,580-99-1.14%
20128,679-115-1.31%
20118,794-55-0.62%
20108,849-228-0.25%
20009,077900.10%
19908,987-898-0.95%
19809,885-86-0.09%
19709,9711480.15%
19609,8233630.38%
19509,4601790.19%
19409,2815000.56%
19308,7817960.95%
19207,9853210.41%
19107,6641,5592.30%
19006,1051,1092.02%
18904,9966231.34%
18804,3731,3163.65%
18703,0570.00%

Paris Population by Year