Sailor Springs is a city located in Clay County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 87, it is the 1310th largest city in Illinois and the 27036th largest city in the United States. Sailor Springs is currently declining at a rate of -1.14% annually and its population has decreased by -23.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 114 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Sailor Springs has a population density of 334 people per square mile.
The average household income in Sailor Springs is $44,971 with a poverty rate of 20.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Sailor Springs is 56.4 years, 52.7 years for males, and 57.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sailor Springswas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 1.15%.
97.27% of Sailor Springs residents speak only English, while 2.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.73% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sailor Springs is White, with 19.05% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sailor Springs is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.17%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sailor Springs
100.00% of Sailor Springs residents were born in the United States, with 95.61% 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.