Sesser, Illinois Population 2021

1,840
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Sesser is a city located in Franklin County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,840, it is the 504th largest city in Illinois and the 7933rd largest city in the United States . Sesser is currently declining at a rate of -0.54% annually and its population has decreased by -4.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,931 in 2010. Sesser reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Sesser has a population density of 1,805 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sesser is $56,612 with a poverty rate of 14.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $700 per month, and the median house value is $76,600. The median age in Sesser is 44.9 years, 43.9 years for males, and 45.5 years for females.

Sesser Demographics

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

  • White: 96.25%
  • Other race: 2.84%
  • Two or more races: 0.90%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sesser, Illinois is 1,840 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,860.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,931.

Sesser, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,49096.25%
Some Other Race442.84%
Two or More Races140.90%
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Sesser Population by Race

Sesser Population Pyramid $2021

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Sesser Median Age

44.9


Total

43.9


Male

45.5


Female

Sesser Adults

There are 1,198 adults, (294 of whom are seniors) in Sesser.

Sesser Age Dependency

71.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Sesser Sex Ratio

Female

782

50.52%

Male

766

49.48%

Sesser Population by Age

Sesser Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sesser Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Female65.1%34.9%
Non Family77.4%22.6%
All77.5%22.5%
Married88%12%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sesser Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6752.2977.5
Married3342.8788
Non Family2261.1277.4
Female832.9565.1
Male322.880

2.79

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Sesser Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade232.12%
9th to 12th Grade797.29%
High School Graduate42939.58%
Some College36433.58%
Associates Degree686.27%
Bachelors Degree978.95%
Graduate Degree242.21%
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Sesser Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sesser Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,041939121
Hispanic3838
Other Race2222
2+ Races55

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 11.62%.

Sesser Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,733$42,813$34,018
Less Than 9th Grade$44,875$50,592$
High School Graduate$26,648$32,750$25,114
Some College$36,108$38,092$35,541
Bachelors Degree$56,875$89,219$44,063
Graduate Degree$$$

$36,733

Average Earnings

$42,813

Average Male

$34,018

Average Female

Sesser Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sesser Language by Age

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Sesser Language

99.05% of Sesser residents speak only English, while 0.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.95% of the population.

Sesser Language

Sesser Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,44119113.25%
Hispanic813745.68%

14.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.67%

Male Poverty Rate

17.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sesser

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sesser is Hispanic, with 45.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sesser is White, with 13.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.68%.

Sesser Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.59%
Some College12.50%
High School12.35%
Bachelors or Greater9.09%

Sesser Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed87.93%
Male Employed6.56%
Female Employed3.23%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sesser Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sesser Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,631$56,612
Families$63,224$65,687
Married Families$73,654-
Non Families$29,884$36,325
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Income by Household Type

Sesser Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.2%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Sesser Married by Age and Sex

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Sesser 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.

Sesser Marital Status by Race

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Sesser Marital Status

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107

Number of Veterans

90

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam38
Korea14
First Gulf War11
Second Gulf War4
World War II

Sesser Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+50
65 to 7430
35 to 5420
55 to 647
18 to 34

Sesser Veterans by Age

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Sesser Veterans by Race

Sesser Veterans by Education

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5.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sesser Veterans by Education

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59.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Sesser Employment by Age

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Sesser Employment by Race

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Sesser 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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80.10%

Born in Sesser

99.35%

Native Born

0.65%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.65%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.35% of Sesser residents were born in the United States, with 80.10% 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.

Sesser Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,840-10-0.54%
20201,850-10-0.54%
20191,860-10-0.53%
20181,870-15-0.80%
20171,885-3-0.16%
20161,888-14-0.74%
20151,902-2-0.11%
20141,904-6-0.31%
20131,910-14-0.73%
20121,924-9-0.47%
20111,933-1-0.05%
20101,9340.00%

Sesser Population by Year