Poplar Grove, Illinois Population 2021

5,206
map placeholder

Poplar Grove is a city located in Boone County Illinois. Poplar Grove has a 2020 population of 5,206. Poplar Grove is currently growing at a rate of 0.52% annually and its population has increased by 2.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,062 in 2010. Poplar Grove reached it's highest population of 5,206 in 2021.

The average household income in Poplar Grove is $79,473 with a poverty rate of 11.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,508 per month, and the median house value is $154,100. The median age in Poplar Grove is 32.5 years, 34.3 years for males, and 30.8 years for females.

Poplar Grove Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Poplar Grove was:

  • White: 93.36%
  • Black or African American: 6.64%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Poplar Grove, Illinois is 5,206 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,125.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,062.

Poplar Grove, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,79293.36%
Black or African American3416.64%
Loading...

Poplar Grove Population by Race

Poplar Grove Population Pyramid $2021

Loading...

Poplar Grove Median Age

32.5


Total

34.3


Male

30.8


Female

Poplar Grove Adults

There are 3,388 adults, (484 of whom are seniors) in Poplar Grove.

Poplar Grove Age Dependency

76.8

Age Dependency Ratio

16.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

60.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Poplar Grove Sex Ratio

Female

2,698

52.56%

Male

2,435

47.44%

Poplar Grove Population by Age

Poplar Grove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Loading...

Poplar Grove Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.9%8.1%
All83.4%16.6%
Non Family75%25%
Female56.5%43.5%
Male30.4%69.6%

83.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Poplar Grove Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5803.2583.4
Married1,1543.691.9
Non Family2521.6575
Male1123.7930.4
Female622.2356.5

3.41

Average Family Size

3.25

Average Household Size

Loading...

Poplar Grove Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade341.13%
9th to 12th Grade2287.57%
High School Graduate1,13437.67%
Some College69122.96%
Associates Degree2197.28%
Bachelors Degree51717.18%
Graduate Degree1876.21%
Loading...

Poplar Grove Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Poplar Grove Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,6872,444692
Hispanic163144
Black16016012

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 white people with a rate of 25.75%.

Poplar Grove Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,506$57,399$21,802
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$38,750$45,043$
Some College$30,141$47,950$21,079
Bachelors Degree$73,438$95,739$62,214
Graduate Degree$60,284$$60,455

$43,506

Average Earnings

$57,399

Average Male

$21,802

Average Female

Poplar Grove Earnings by Educational Attainment

Poplar Grove Language by Age

Loading...

Poplar Grove Language

94.49% of Poplar Grove residents speak only English, while 5.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.30% of the population.

Poplar Grove Language

Poplar Grove Poverty by Race

Loading...

11.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.53%

Male Poverty Rate

12.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Poplar Grove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Poplar Grove is White, with 12.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Poplar Grove is White, with 12.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.12%.

Poplar Grove Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.56%
High School14.73%
Some College9.45%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Poplar Grove Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Female Employed10.22%
Male Employed2.14%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Poplar Grove Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Poplar Grove Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$68,444$79,473
Families$69,888$82,011
Married Families$71,489-
Non Families$43,587$60,457
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Poplar Grove Marital Status

Loading...

Marriage Rates

62.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.9%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Poplar Grove Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Poplar Grove 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 35-44.

Poplar Grove Marital Status by Race

Loading...

Poplar Grove Marital Status

Loading...

190

Number of Veterans

159

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam82
First Gulf War78
Second Gulf War47
Korea22
World War II

Poplar Grove Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7476
35 to 5450
18 to 3428
75+25
55 to 6411

Poplar Grove Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White1785.51%
Black1211.11%

Poplar Grove Veterans by Race

Poplar Grove Veterans by Education

Loading...

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Poplar Grove Veterans by Education

Loading...

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Poplar Grove Employment by Age

Loading...

Poplar Grove Employment by Race

Loading...

Poplar Grove Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

78.80%

Born in Poplar Grove

98.46%

Native Born

1.54%

Foreign Born

0.64%

Non Citizen

0.90%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.46% of Poplar Grove residents were born in the United States, with 78.80% having been born in Illinois. 0.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Poplar Grove Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,206270.52%
20205,179270.52%
20195,152270.53%
20185,125-3-0.06%
20175,128-3-0.06%
20165,13110.02%
20155,130-12-0.23%
20145,142320.63%
20135,110300.59%
20125,080-13-0.26%
20115,093310.61%
20105,0620.00%

Poplar Grove Population by Year