Sheffield is a city located in Bureau County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 801, it is the 752nd largest city in Illinois and the 16260th largest city in the United States. Sheffield is currently declining at a rate of -1.23% annually and its population has decreased by -3.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 828 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Sheffield has a population density of 1,123 people per square mile.
The average household income in Sheffield is $62,902 with a poverty rate of 13.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $733 per month, and the median house value is $77,400. The median age in Sheffield is 47.7 years, 49.1 years for males, and 45.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sheffieldwas:
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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 50.00%.
96.60% of Sheffield residents speak only English, while 3.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.61% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheffield is Black, with 50.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheffield is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.97%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sheffield
100.00% of Sheffield residents were born in the United States, with 79.23% 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.