Sheffield, Illinois Population 2021

845
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Sheffield is a city located in Bureau County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 845, it is the 705th largest city in Illinois and the 11042nd largest city in the United States . Sheffield is currently declining at a rate of -1.05% annually and its population has decreased by -8.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 926 in 2010. Sheffield reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Sheffield has a population density of 1,185 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sheffield is $62,902 with a poverty rate of 11.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $706 per month, and the median house value is $79,200. The median age in Sheffield is 47.7 years, 49.1 years for males, and 45.8 years for females.

Sheffield Demographics

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

  • White: 96.36%
  • Two or more races: 1.82%
  • Black or African American: 1.69%
  • Other race: 0.13%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sheffield, Illinois is 845 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 863.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 926.

Sheffield, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White74296.36%
Two or More Races141.82%
Black or African American131.69%
Some Other Race10.13%
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Sheffield Population by Race

Sheffield Population Pyramid $2021

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Sheffield Median Age

47.7


Total

49.1


Male

45.8


Female

Sheffield Adults

There are 627 adults, (196 of whom are seniors) in Sheffield.

Sheffield Age Dependency

78.7

Age Dependency Ratio

45.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheffield Sex Ratio

Female

393

51.04%

Male

377

48.96%

Sheffield Population by Age

Sheffield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sheffield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female64.9%35.1%
Non Family70.6%29.4%
All77%23%
Married84.4%15.6%
Male100%0%

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sheffield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3612.1377
Married1792.6584.4
Non Family1431.2270.6
Female37364.9
Male25100

2.59

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

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Sheffield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10.17%
9th to 12th Grade538.92%
High School Graduate25042.09%
Some College13322.39%
Associates Degree8914.98%
Bachelors Degree437.24%
Graduate Degree254.21%
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Sheffield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sheffield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White56150959
Black13139
Hispanic1212
2+ Races86
Other Race11

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 black people with a rate of 69.23%.

Sheffield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,197$35,000$25,750
Less Than 9th Grade$16,071$$23,125
High School Graduate$26,250$28,500$22,500
Some College$36,023$50,625$29,583
Bachelors Degree$29,375$54,375$26,250
Graduate Degree$43,750$$

$30,197

Average Earnings

$35,000

Average Male

$25,750

Average Female

Sheffield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sheffield Language by Age

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Sheffield Language

96.68% of Sheffield residents speak only English, while 3.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.07% of the population.

Sheffield Language

Sheffield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7238011.07%
Black13430.77%
Multiple14214.29%

11.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.88%

Male Poverty Rate

11.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheffield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheffield is Black, with 30.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheffield is White, with 11.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.40%.

Sheffield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.52%
High School15.20%
Bachelors or Greater13.24%
Some College4.50%

Sheffield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed16.67%
Female Employed7.19%
Male Employed7.11%

Sheffield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sheffield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,458$62,902
Families$59,375$70,146
Married Families$68,125-
Non Families$36,625$48,394
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Income by Household Type

Sheffield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

56.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Sheffield Married by Age and Sex

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Sheffield 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 35-44.

Sheffield Marital Status by Race

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Sheffield Marital Status

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93

Number of Veterans

88

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam35
Korea27
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War6
World War II

Sheffield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+42
65 to 7422
55 to 6421
18 to 346
35 to 542

Sheffield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9014.88%
2+ Races337.50%

Sheffield Veterans by Race

Sheffield Veterans by Education

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3.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheffield Veterans by Education

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62.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Sheffield Employment by Age

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Sheffield Employment by Race

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Sheffield 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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79.74%

Born in Sheffield

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Sheffield residents were born in the United States, with 79.74% 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.

Sheffield Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021845-9-1.05%
2020854-9-1.04%
2019863-9-1.03%
2018872-4-0.46%
2017876-6-0.68%
2016882-6-0.68%
2015888-9-1.00%
2014897-8-0.88%
2013905-6-0.66%
2012911-6-0.65%
2011917-7-0.76%
20109240.00%

Sheffield Population by Year