Pontoon Beach is a city located in Illinois. Pontoon Beach has a 2020 population of 5,884. Pontoon Beach is currently growing at a rate of 0.07% annually and its population has increased by 0.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,876 in 2010.
The average household income in Pontoon Beach is $62,929 with a poverty rate of 13.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $913 per month, and the median house value is $109,000. The median age in Pontoon Beach is 35.1 years, 36.1 years for males, and 34.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pontoon Beachwas:
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 asian people with a rate of 30.85%.
84.40% of Pontoon Beach residents speak only English, while 15.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.43% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Pontoon Beach is White, with 16.56% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Pontoon Beach is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.39%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Pontoon Beach
92.80% of Pontoon Beach residents were born in the United States, with 64.43% having been born in Illinois. 3.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.