Scales Mound, Illinois Population 2022

448
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Scales Mound is a city located in Jo Daviess County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 448, it is the 940th largest city in Illinois and the 19800th largest city in the United States. Scales Mound is currently growing at a rate of 1.36% annually but its population has decreased by -10.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 502 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Scales Mound has a population density of 713 people per square mile.

The average household income in Scales Mound is $74,259 with a poverty rate of 6.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $671 per month, and the median house value is $117,700. The median age in Scales Mound is 40.4 years, 37.6 years for males, and 45 years for females.

Scales Mound Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Scales Moundwas:

  • White: 95.22%
  • Two or more races: 1.79%
  • Black or African American: 1.20%
  • Other race: 1.00%
  • Native American: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.40%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Scales Mound, Illinois is 448 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 502.

Scales Mound, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Scales Mound Population by Race

Scales Mound Population Pyramid 2022

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Scales Mound Median Age

37.9


Total

37.8


Male

40.1


Female

Scales Mound Adults

There are 371 adults, (109 of whom are seniors) in Scales Mound.

Scales Mound Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50

Child Dependency Ratio

Scales Mound Sex Ratio

Female

237

47.21%

Male

265

52.79%

Scales Mound Population by Age

Scales Mound Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Scales Mound Household Types

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Scales Mound Households and Families

2.81

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Scales Mound Households by Type

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Scales Mound Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Scales Mound Educational Attainment by Race

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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 16.36%.

Scales Mound Educational Attainment by Race

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$35,000

Average Earnings

$36,364

Average Male

$32,857

Average Female

Scales Mound Earnings by Educational Attainment

Scales Mound Language by Age

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Scales Mound Language

99.35% of Scales Mound residents speak only English, while 0.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.43% of the population.

Scales Mound Language

Scales Mound Poverty by Race

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6.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.42%

Male Poverty Rate

7.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Scales Mound

The race most likely to be in poverty in Scales Mound is White, with 6.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Scales Mound is Multiple, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.95%.

Scales Mound Poverty

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Scales Mound Poverty Rate by Education

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Scales Mound Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Scales Mound Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Scales Mound Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

63.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.6%

Male Marriage Rate

60.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Scales Mound Married by Age and Sex

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Scales Mound Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Scales Mound Marital Status by Race

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Scales Mound Marital Status

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39

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Scales Mound Veterans by War

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Scales Mound Veterans by Age

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Scales Mound Veterans by Race

Scales Mound Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Scales Mound Veterans by Education

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68.7%

Labor Force Participation

68.4%

Employment Rate

0.4%

Unemployment Rate

Scales Mound Employment by Age

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Scales Mound Employment by Race

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Scales Mound 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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37.85%

Born in Scales Mound

99.60%

Native Born

0.40%

Foreign Born

0.40%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.60% of Scales Mound residents were born in the United States, with 37.85% having been born in Illinois. 0.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Scales Mound Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Scales Mound Population by Year