Perry, Illinois Population 2022

298
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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.

Perry Demographics

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

  • White: 96.72%
  • Black or African American: 2.92%
  • Two or more races: 0.36%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Perry, Illinois is 298 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 314.

Perry, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26596.72%
Black or African American82.92%
Two or More Races10.36%
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Perry Population by Race

Perry Population Pyramid 2022

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Perry Median Age

54.1


Total

52.8


Male

54.4


Female

Perry Adults

There are 237 adults, (88 of whom are seniors) in Perry.

Perry Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

59.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Perry Sex Ratio

Female

143

52.19%

Male

131

47.81%

Perry Population by Age

Perry Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Perry Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96%4%
Non Family82.7%17.3%
All82.3%17.7%
Female78.6%21.4%
Male0%100%

82.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Perry Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1471.8682.3
Married502.5896
Male82.380
Female143.3678.6
Non Family751.0582.7

2.63

Average Family Size

1.86

Average Household Size

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Perry Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade62.70%
High School Graduate9442.34%
Some College7031.53%
Associates Degree2913.06%
Bachelors Degree125.41%
Graduate Degree114.95%
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Perry Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Perry Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic222
White21320721
Black66
2+ Races11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

Perry Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,375$31,875$23,281
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$12,292$12,083$12,500
Some College$38,333$55,625$23,906
Bachelors Degree$25,500$$25,500
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,375

Average Earnings

$31,875

Average Male

$23,281

Average Female

Perry Earnings by Educational Attainment

Perry Language by Age

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Perry Language

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.

Perry Language

Perry Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple11100.00%
Hispanic22100.00%
Black8675.00%
White2635320.15%
OtherNaN%

22.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.19%

Male Poverty Rate

20.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perry

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%.

Perry Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.67%
High School31.91%
Some College17.17%
Bachelors or Greater8.70%

Perry Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed15.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Perry Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Perry Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,750$44,744
Families$60,000$63,471
Married Families$73,750-
Non Families$18,906$26,767
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Income by Household Type

Perry Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.4%

Male Marriage Rate

36.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Perry Married by Age and Sex

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Perry Marriage

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

Perry Marital Status by Race

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Perry Marital Status

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18

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War4
Vietnam10
Korea1
World War II

Perry Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 542
55 to 64
65 to 748
75+8

Perry Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White177.39%
2+ Races1100.00%

Perry Veterans by Race

Perry Veterans by Education

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5.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perry Veterans by Education

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41.5%

Labor Force Participation

40.7%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Perry Employment by Age

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Perry Employment by Race

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Perry 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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82.12%

Born in Perry

97.08%

Native Born

2.92%

Foreign Born

2.19%

Non Citizen

0.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Perry Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20103970.00%
2011389-8-2.02%
2012381-8-2.06%
2013373-8-2.10%
2014365-8-2.14%
2015357-8-2.19%
2016349-8-2.24%
2017341-8-2.29%
2018333-8-2.35%
2019325-8-2.40%
2020314-11-3.38%
2021306-8-2.55%
2022298-8-2.61%

Perry Population by Year