Pittsfield, Illinois Population 2022

4,132
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Pittsfield is a city located in Pike County Illinois. It is also the county seat of Pike County. With a 2020 population of 4,132, it is the 368th largest city in Illinois and the 7423rd largest city in the United States. Pittsfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.89% annually and its population has decreased by -1.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,215 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Pittsfield has a population density of 867 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pittsfield is $62,308 with a poverty rate of 12.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $570 per month, and the median house value is $92,200. The median age in Pittsfield is 40.3 years, 36.6 years for males, and 44.6 years for females.

Pittsfield Demographics

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

  • White: 96.13%
  • Black or African American: 2.70%
  • Two or more races: 0.52%
  • Other race: 0.40%
  • Asian: 0.24%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pittsfield, Illinois is 4,132 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,215.

Pittsfield, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Pittsfield Population by Race

Pittsfield Population Pyramid 2022

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Pittsfield Median Age

44.8


Total

41.2


Male

45.9


Female

Pittsfield Adults

There are 3,384 adults, (1,026 of whom are seniors) in Pittsfield.

Pittsfield Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Pittsfield Sex Ratio

Female

2,273

53.93%

Male

1,942

46.07%

Pittsfield Population by Age

Pittsfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pittsfield Household Types

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pittsfield Households and Families

2.83

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

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Pittsfield Households by Type

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Pittsfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pittsfield Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.70%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.06%.

Pittsfield Educational Attainment by Race

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$34,605

Average Earnings

$37,935

Average Male

$32,098

Average Female

Pittsfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pittsfield Language by Age

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Pittsfield Language

97.65% of Pittsfield residents speak only English, while 2.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.01% of the population.

Pittsfield Language

Pittsfield Poverty by Race

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12.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.45%

Male Poverty Rate

11.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pittsfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pittsfield is White, with 11.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pittsfield is Multiple, with 100.00% 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 19.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.42%.

Pittsfield Poverty

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Pittsfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Pittsfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pittsfield Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Pittsfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

40.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Pittsfield Married by Age and Sex

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Pittsfield 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 55-64.

Pittsfield Marital Status by Race

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Pittsfield Marital Status

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324

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Pittsfield Veterans by War

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Pittsfield Veterans by Age

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Pittsfield Veterans by Race

Pittsfield Veterans by Education

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6.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pittsfield Veterans by Education

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51.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.8%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Pittsfield Employment by Age

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Pittsfield Employment by Race

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Pittsfield 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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79.43%

Born in Pittsfield

99.74%

Native Born

0.26%

Foreign Born

0.21%

Non Citizen

0.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.74% of Pittsfield residents were born in the United States, with 79.43% having been born in Illinois. 0.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Pittsfield Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Pittsfield Population by Year