Stanford is a city located in McLean County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 600, it is the 842nd largest city in Illinois and the 18064th largest city in the United States. Stanford is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -13.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 695 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Stanford has a population density of 906 people per square mile.
The average household income in Stanford is $62,504 with a poverty rate of 18.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $731 per month, and the median house value is $87,600. The median age in Stanford is 33.6 years, 28.2 years for males, and 38 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Stanfordwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
97.94% of Stanford residents speak only English, while 2.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.11% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Stanford is White, with 19.11% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Stanford is Multiple, with 8.57% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.86%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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98.85% of Stanford residents were born in the United States, with 86.47% having been born in Illinois. 0.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.