Pittsburg is a city located in Williamson County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 563, it is the 857th largest city in Illinois and the 18417th largest city in the United States. Pittsburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually and its population has decreased by -33.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 842 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Pittsburg has a population density of 273 people per square mile.
The average household income in Pittsburg is $51,947 with a poverty rate of 11.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $936 per month, and the median house value is $80,800. The median age in Pittsburg is 43.5 years, 38.5 years for males, and 50.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pittsburgwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.38%.
100.00% of Pittsburg residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Pittsburg is White, with 12.21% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Pittsburg is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.23%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Pittsburg
99.05% of Pittsburg residents were born in the United States, with 92.40% 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.