Pawnee, Illinois Population 2024

2,662

Pawnee is a city located in Sangamon County Illinois. Pawnee has a 2024 population of 2,662. Pawnee is currently declining at a rate of -0.82% annually and its population has decreased by -0.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,680 in 2020.

The average household income in Pawnee is $84,795 with a poverty rate of 9.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Pawnee is 40 years, 41 years for males, and 37.9 years for females.

Pawnee Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pawnee was:

  • White: 93.03%
  • Two or more races: 5.9%
  • Black or African American: 1.07%
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
Land Area (mi²)
1.2 sq mi
Density (mi²)
2,161.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-0.67% (-18)
The current population of Pawnee, Illinois is 2,662 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,680.

Pawnee, Illinois Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White2,44393.03%
Two or more races1555.9%
Black or African American281.07%
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Pawnee Population by Race

Pawnee Population Pyramid 2024

Pawnee Median Age

40

Total

41

Male

37.9

Female

Pawnee Adults

There are 2,109 adults, (414 of whom are seniors) in Pawnee.

Pawnee Age Dependency

54.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Pawnee Sex Ratio

Female1,31750.15%
Male1,30949.85%

Pawnee Population by Age

Pawnee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,1152.3678.221.8
Married5212.8493.96.1
Non Family3451.2570.729.3
Female1912.7451.348.7
Male583.2970.729.3
showing: 5 rows

2.76

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Pawnee Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Pawnee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pawnee Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 26.92%.

Pawnee Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$52,526

Average Earnings

$54,437

Average Male

$46,111

Average Female

Pawnee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pawnee Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Pawnee Language

98.92% of Pawnee residents speak only English, while 1.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.64% of the population.

Pawnee Language

Pawnee Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2,4431827.45%
Multiple1558051.61%
Hispanic38513.16%
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9.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.04%

Male Poverty Rate

13.9%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pawnee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pawnee is Multiple, with 51.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pawnee is White, with 7.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.28%.

Pawnee Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.86%
High School14.29%
Some College9.44%
Bachelors or Greater
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Pawnee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed66.67%
Female Employed8.81%
Male Employed3.49%
Male Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Pawnee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pawnee Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Pawnee Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Pawnee Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Pawnee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Pawnee Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Pawnee Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

215

Number of Veterans

215

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Pawnee Veterans by War

count

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Pawnee Veterans by Age

count

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Pawnee Veterans by Race

Pawnee Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

7.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pawnee Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

63.3%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Pawnee Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Pawnee Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Pawnee Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

87.93%

Born in Pawnee

100%

Native Born

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Pawnee residents were born in the United States, with 87.93% having been born in Illinois. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Pawnee Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20292,552-22-0.85%
20282,574-22-0.85%
20272,596-22-0.84%
20262,618-22-0.83%
20252,640-22-0.83%
20242,662-22-0.82%
20232,684-22-0.81%
20222,706-22-0.81%
20212,728481.79%
20202,680110.41%
20192,669-26-0.96%
20182,695-25-0.92%
20172,720-23-0.84%
20162,743-16-0.58%
20152,759-12-0.43%
20142,771-10-0.36%
20132,781-6-0.22%
20122,787-5-0.18%
20112,792120.43%
20102,7801335.02%
20002,647702.72%
19802,577
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Pawnee Population by Year