Rapids City, Illinois Population 2022

964
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Rapids City is a city located in Rock Island County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 964, it is the 695th largest city in Illinois and the 15102nd largest city in the United States. Rapids City is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -4.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,010 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Rapids City has a population density of 593 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rapids City is $87,594 with a poverty rate of 10.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $875 per month, and the median house value is $195,200. The median age in Rapids City is 41.9 years, 41.3 years for males, and 43.6 years for females.

Rapids City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rapids Citywas:

  • White: 95.64%
  • Asian: 1.98%
  • Two or more races: 1.68%
  • Other race: 0.59%
  • Black or African American: 0.10%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rapids City, Illinois is 964 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,010.

Rapids City, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Rapids City Population by Race

Rapids City Population Pyramid 2022

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Rapids City Median Age

39


Total

37.6


Male

41.7


Female

Rapids City Adults

There are 722 adults, (198 of whom are seniors) in Rapids City.

Rapids City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55

Child Dependency Ratio

Rapids City Sex Ratio

Female

481

47.62%

Male

529

52.38%

Rapids City Population by Age

Rapids City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rapids City Household Types

89.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rapids City Households and Families

3

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Rapids City Households by Type

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Rapids City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rapids City Educational Attainment by Race

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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 33.91%.

Rapids City Educational Attainment by Race

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$57,102

Average Earnings

$84,375

Average Male

$44,125

Average Female

Rapids City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rapids City Language by Age

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Rapids City Language

98.23% of Rapids City residents speak only English, while 1.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.15% of the population.

Rapids City Language

Rapids City Poverty by Race

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10.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.37%

Male Poverty Rate

6.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rapids City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rapids City is White, with 9.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rapids City is Hispanic, with 35.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.05%.

Rapids City Poverty

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Rapids City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rapids City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rapids City Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Rapids City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

70.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.7%

Male Marriage Rate

69.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Rapids City Married by Age and Sex

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Rapids City 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.

Rapids City Marital Status by Race

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Rapids City Marital Status

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66

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Rapids City Veterans by War

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Rapids City Veterans by Age

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Rapids City Veterans by Race

Rapids City Veterans by Education

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9.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rapids City Veterans by Education

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55%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Rapids City Employment by Age

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Rapids City Employment by Race

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Rapids City 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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61.58%

Born in Rapids City

97.13%

Native Born

2.87%

Foreign Born

0.20%

Non Citizen

2.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.13% of Rapids City residents were born in the United States, with 61.58% having been born in Illinois. 0.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Rapids City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Rapids City Population by Year