South Roxana, Illinois Population 2021

1,973
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South Roxana is a city located in Madison County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,973, it is the 480th largest city in Illinois and the 7682nd largest city in the United States . South Roxana is currently declining at a rate of -0.45% annually and its population has decreased by -3.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,053 in 2010. South Roxana reached it's highest population of 2,085 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, South Roxana has a population density of 918 people per square mile.

The average household income in South Roxana is $51,944 with a poverty rate of 26.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $671 per month, and the median house value is $76,400. The median age in South Roxana is 31.3 years, 28.2 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.

South Roxana Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of South Roxana was:

  • White: 87.46%
  • Black or African American: 10.32%
  • Two or more races: 2.07%
  • Other race: 0.14%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of South Roxana, Illinois is 1,973 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,000.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,053.

South Roxana, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,81387.46%
Black or African American21410.32%
Two or More Races432.07%
Some Other Race30.14%
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South Roxana Population by Race

South Roxana Population Pyramid $2021

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South Roxana Median Age

31.3


Total

28.2


Male

39.5


Female

South Roxana Adults

There are 1,510 adults, (288 of whom are seniors) in South Roxana.

South Roxana Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.1

Child Dependency Ratio

South Roxana Sex Ratio

Female

1,033

49.83%

Male

1,040

50.17%

South Roxana Population by Age

South Roxana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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South Roxana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male93.1%6.9%
Married91.5%8.5%
All63.7%36.3%
Non Family63.5%36.5%
Female20.6%79.4%

63.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

South Roxana Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7962.663.7
Married2713.1591.5
Non Family2301.2863.5
Female2233.3620.6
Male722.4393.1

2.95

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

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South Roxana Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade614.83%
9th to 12th Grade1169.18%
High School Graduate42733.78%
Some College43734.57%
Associates Degree16312.90%
Bachelors Degree483.80%
Graduate Degree120.95%
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South Roxana Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

South Roxana Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1511,01060
Black9064
Hispanic2313
Other Race33

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 5.21%.

South Roxana Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,893$41,034$23,077
Less Than 9th Grade$16,750$$
High School Graduate$28,750$42,798$
Some College$35,208$50,850$25,735
Bachelors Degree$$$70,804
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,893

Average Earnings

$41,034

Average Male

$23,077

Average Female

South Roxana Earnings by Educational Attainment

South Roxana Language by Age

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South Roxana Language

99.20% of South Roxana residents speak only English, while 0.80% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.80% of the population.

South Roxana Language

South Roxana Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,75736420.72%
Black21418385.51%
Hispanic37924.32%

26.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.10%

Male Poverty Rate

30.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in South Roxana

The race most likely to be in poverty in South Roxana is Black, with 85.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in South Roxana is White, with 20.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.52%.

South Roxana Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade48.59%
High School20.84%
Some College12.17%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

South Roxana Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed66.04%
Female Employed26.92%
Male Employed11.22%

South Roxana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

South Roxana Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,200$51,944
Families$53,500$55,990
Married Families$70,179-
Non Families$34,063$37,759
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Income by Household Type

South Roxana Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.0%

Female Marriage Rate

South Roxana Married by Age and Sex

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South Roxana 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 55-64.

South Roxana Marital Status by Race

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South Roxana Marital Status

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153

Number of Veterans

138

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam42
Second Gulf War31
Korea5
First Gulf War5
World War II

South Roxana Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7448
35 to 5445
18 to 3427
75+20
55 to 6413

South Roxana Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White15311.20%
Hispanic1037.04%

South Roxana Veterans by Race

South Roxana Veterans by Education

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9.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

South Roxana Veterans by Education

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63.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

11.8%

Unemployment Rate

South Roxana Employment by Age

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South Roxana Employment by Race

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South Roxana 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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81.91%

Born in South Roxana

99.52%

Native Born

0.48%

Foreign Born

0.19%

Non Citizen

0.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.52% of South Roxana residents were born in the United States, with 81.91% having been born in Illinois. 0.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

South Roxana Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,973-9-0.45%
20201,982-9-0.45%
20191,991-9-0.45%
20182,000-8-0.40%
20172,008-10-0.50%
20162,018-10-0.49%
20152,028-15-0.73%
20142,043-8-0.39%
20132,051-6-0.29%
20122,057-13-0.63%
20112,070-15-0.72%
20102,0850.00%

South Roxana Population by Year