Ramsey is a city located in Fayette County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 885, it is the 722nd largest city in Illinois and the 15648th largest city in the United States. Ramsey is currently declining at a rate of -1.45% annually and its population has decreased by -2.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 911 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Ramsey has a population density of 796 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ramsey is $46,303 with a poverty rate of 19.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $709 per month, and the median house value is $58,100. The median age in Ramsey is 37.3 years, 36.3 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ramseywas:
98.53% of Ramsey residents speak only English, while 1.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.47% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ramsey is White, with 18.31% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ramsey is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.66%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ramsey
99.66% of Ramsey residents were born in the United States, with 90.01% 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.