Shawneetown, Illinois Population 2022

1,018
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Shawneetown is a city located in Gallatin County Illinois. It is also the county seat of Gallatin County. With a 2020 population of 1,018, it is the 681st largest city in Illinois and the 14775th largest city in the United States. Shawneetown is currently declining at a rate of -1.74% annually and its population has decreased by -19.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,272 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Shawneetown has a population density of 1,387 people per square mile.

The average household income in Shawneetown is $47,487 with a poverty rate of 38.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $423 per month, and the median house value is $64,400. The median age in Shawneetown is 39.8 years, 35 years for males, and 43.4 years for females.

Shawneetown Demographics

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

  • White: 94.65%
  • Two or more races: 5.35%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Shawneetown, Illinois is 1,018 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,272.

Shawneetown, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Shawneetown Population by Race

Shawneetown Population Pyramid 2022

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Shawneetown Median Age

36.7


Total

35.2


Male

41


Female

Shawneetown Adults

There are 869 adults, (275 of whom are seniors) in Shawneetown.

Shawneetown Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

67.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Shawneetown Sex Ratio

Female

648

50.94%

Male

624

49.06%

Shawneetown Population by Age

Shawneetown Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Shawneetown Household Types

58.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shawneetown Households and Families

3.26

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Shawneetown Households by Type

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Shawneetown Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Shawneetown Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.95%.

Shawneetown Educational Attainment by Race

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$27,306

Average Earnings

$30,938

Average Male

$25,188

Average Female

Shawneetown Earnings by Educational Attainment

Shawneetown Language by Age

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Shawneetown Language

98.66% of Shawneetown residents speak only English, while 1.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.34% of the population.

Shawneetown Language

Shawneetown Poverty by Race

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38.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

34.13%

Male Poverty Rate

41.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shawneetown

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shawneetown is White, with 36.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shawneetown is Hispanic, with 3.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 47.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.84%.

Shawneetown Poverty

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Shawneetown Poverty Rate by Education

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Shawneetown Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Shawneetown Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Shawneetown Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

34.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Shawneetown Married by Age and Sex

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Shawneetown Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Shawneetown Marital Status by Race

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Shawneetown Marital Status

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62

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Shawneetown Veterans by War

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Shawneetown Veterans by Age

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Shawneetown Veterans by Race

Shawneetown Veterans by Education

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4.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

58.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shawneetown Veterans by Education

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48.3%

Labor Force Participation

43.8%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Shawneetown Employment by Age

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Shawneetown Employment by Race

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Shawneetown 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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66.98%

Born in Shawneetown

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Shawneetown residents were born in the United States, with 66.98% 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.

Shawneetown Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Shawneetown Population by Year