Sumner is a city located in Lawrence County Illinois. Sumner has a 2020 population of 2,944. Sumner is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -7.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,178 in 2010.
The average household income in Sumner is $41,004 with a poverty rate of 29.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $555 per month, and the median house value is $43,800. The median age in Sumner is 33.8 years, 34.1 years for males, and 33.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sumnerwas:
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 7.21%.
86.14% of Sumner residents speak only English, while 13.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.24% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumner is White, with 32.54% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumner is Hispanic, with 65.63% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 13.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.08%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sumner
94.34% of Sumner residents were born in the United States, with 75.56% having been born in Illinois. 5.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.