Perry is a city located in Pike County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 298, it is the 1058th largest city in Illinois and the 22055th largest city in the United States. Perry is currently declining at a rate of -2.61% annually and its population has decreased by -5.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 314 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Perry has a population density of 772 people per square mile.
The average household income in Perry is $48,049 with a poverty rate of 22.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $513 per month, and the median house value is $62,300. The median age in Perry is 53.2 years, 48.6 years for males, and 58 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Perrywas:
96.32% of Perry residents speak only English, while 3.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.94% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Perry is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Perry is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.77%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Perry
97.08% of Perry residents were born in the United States, with 82.12% having been born in Illinois. 2.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.