Prophetstown, Illinois Population 2022

1,920
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Prophetstown is a city located in Whiteside County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,920, it is the 507th largest city in Illinois and the 11175th largest city in the United States. Prophetstown is currently declining at a rate of -0.67% annually and its population has decreased by -1.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,946 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Prophetstown has a population density of 1,434 people per square mile.

The average household income in Prophetstown is $67,167 with a poverty rate of 9.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $716 per month, and the median house value is $96,700. The median age in Prophetstown is 47.4 years, 45.3 years for males, and 48.1 years for females.

Prophetstown Demographics

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

  • White: 96.84%
  • Two or more races: 1.78%
  • Black or African American: 0.97%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Prophetstown, Illinois is 1,920 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,946.

Prophetstown, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,90396.84%
Black or African American190.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.41%
Two or More Races351.78%
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Prophetstown Population by Race

Prophetstown Population Pyramid 2022

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Prophetstown Median Age

48.1


Total

50


Male

48


Female

Prophetstown Adults

There are 1,636 adults, (591 of whom are seniors) in Prophetstown.

Prophetstown Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

56.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Prophetstown Sex Ratio

Female

1,009

51.35%

Male

956

48.65%

Prophetstown Population by Age

Prophetstown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Prophetstown Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.3%11.7%
All77.9%22.1%
Male73.5%26.5%
Non Family72.2%27.8%
Female46.9%53.1%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Prophetstown Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7742.3277.9
Married3493.2788.3
Male342.7973.5
Female493.3946.9
Non Family3421.1572.2

3.19

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Prophetstown Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade402.83%
9th to 12th Grade422.97%
High School Graduate59141.86%
Some College35625.21%
Associates Degree1067.51%
Bachelors Degree17012.04%
Graduate Degree1077.58%
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Prophetstown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Prophetstown Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,3531,274277
Native American88
2+ Races1818
Hispanic2121
Black1916

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 20.47%.

Prophetstown Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,762$52,667$22,143
Less Than 9th Grade$13,523$$
High School Graduate$47,917$59,444$21,750
Some College$24,583$50,000$19,107
Bachelors Degree$51,389$51,528$
Graduate Degree$$$

$34,762

Average Earnings

$52,667

Average Male

$22,143

Average Female

Prophetstown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Prophetstown Language by Age

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Prophetstown Language

99.20% of Prophetstown residents speak only English, while 0.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.64% of the population.

Prophetstown Language

Prophetstown Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black191263.16%
White1,7271579.09%
OtherNaN%

9.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.12%

Male Poverty Rate

11.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prophetstown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prophetstown is Black, with 63.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prophetstown is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.31%.

Prophetstown Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.29%
High School8.38%
Some College9.29%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Prophetstown Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.91%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.03%
Female Unemployed22.64%

Prophetstown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Prophetstown Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,294$73,761
Families$74,583$86,621
Married Families$95,250-
Non Families$39,545$53,996
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Income by Household Type

Prophetstown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

40.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Prophetstown Married by Age and Sex

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Prophetstown Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Prophetstown Marital Status by Race

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Prophetstown Marital Status

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258

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War17
First Gulf War29
Vietnam63
Korea23
World War II10

Prophetstown Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3410
35 to 5440
55 to 6430
65 to 7460
75+118

Prophetstown Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White23414.71%
Black210.53%
Native American8100.00%
2+ Races1477.78%
Hispanic733.33%

Prophetstown Veterans by Race

Prophetstown Veterans by Education

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3.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prophetstown Veterans by Education

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51.7%

Labor Force Participation

46.7%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Prophetstown Employment by Age

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Prophetstown Employment by Race

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Prophetstown 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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73.49%

Born in Prophetstown

98.83%

Native Born

1.17%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.83% of Prophetstown residents were born in the United States, with 73.49% 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.

Prophetstown Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,0800.00%
20112,067-13-0.62%
20122,054-13-0.63%
20132,041-13-0.63%
20142,028-13-0.64%
20152,015-13-0.64%
20162,002-13-0.65%
20171,989-13-0.65%
20181,976-13-0.65%
20191,963-13-0.66%
20201,946-17-0.87%
20211,933-13-0.67%
20221,920-13-0.67%

Prophetstown Population by Year