Tallula, Illinois Population 2021

470
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Tallula is a city located in Menard County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 470, it is the 895th largest city in Illinois and the 13581st largest city in the United States . Tallula is currently declining at a rate of -0.42% annually and its population has decreased by -3.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 488 in 2010. Tallula reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Tallula has a population density of 885 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tallula is $68,865 with a poverty rate of 7.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $671 per month, and the median house value is $83,600. The median age in Tallula is 47.1 years, 47.1 years for males, and 47.5 years for females.

Tallula Demographics

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

  • White: 99.61%
  • Two or more races: 0.39%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Tallula, Illinois is 470 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 474.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 488.

Tallula, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White50999.61%
Two or More Races20.39%
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Tallula Population by Race

Tallula Population Pyramid $2021

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Tallula Median Age

47.1


Total

47.1


Male

47.5


Female

Tallula Adults

There are 407 adults, (103 of whom are seniors) in Tallula.

Tallula Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Tallula Sex Ratio

Female

246

48.14%

Male

265

51.86%

Tallula Population by Age

Tallula Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tallula Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family77%23%
All84.1%15.9%
Married84.7%15.3%
Male95%5%
Female100%0%

84.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tallula Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2202.3284.1
Married1312.8684.7
Non Family611.1377
Male202.5595
Female82100

2.72

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Tallula Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade82.25%
9th to 12th Grade226.18%
High School Graduate18451.69%
Some College8724.44%
Associates Degree164.49%
Bachelors Degree257.02%
Graduate Degree143.93%
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Tallula Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tallula Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.57%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.96%.

Tallula Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,173$44,792$36,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$48,571$50,000$
Some College$41,250$42,083$34,167
Bachelors Degree$48,906$30,833$
Graduate Degree$$$

$43,173

Average Earnings

$44,792

Average Male

$36,250

Average Female

Tallula Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tallula Language by Age

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Tallula Language

98.96% of Tallula residents speak only English, while 1.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.04% of the population.

Tallula Language

Tallula Poverty by Race

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7.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.04%

Male Poverty Rate

8.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tallula

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tallula is White, with 7.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tallula is White, with 7.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.35%.

Tallula Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College11.65%
High School5.43%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Tallula Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed45.45%
Male Employed8.70%
Female Employed3.57%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Tallula Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tallula Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,778$68,865
Families$79,306$81,534
Married Families$87,569-
Non Families$41,250$33,759
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Income by Household Type

Tallula Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.0%

Male Marriage Rate

62.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Tallula Married by Age and Sex

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Tallula Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Tallula Marital Status by Race

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Tallula Marital Status

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33

Number of Veterans

31

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam15
Second Gulf War9
Korea8
First Gulf War6
World War II

Tallula Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7411
75+8
18 to 346
55 to 644
35 to 544

Tallula Veterans by Age

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Tallula Veterans by Race

Tallula Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tallula Veterans by Education

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64.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

Tallula Employment by Age

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Tallula Employment by Race

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Tallula 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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84.74%

Born in Tallula

99.61%

Native Born

0.39%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.61% of Tallula residents were born in the United States, with 84.74% 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.

Tallula Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021470-2-0.42%
2020472-2-0.42%
2019474-2-0.42%
20184760.00%
2017476-3-0.63%
201647920.42%
2015477-5-1.04%
2014482-3-0.62%
2013485-3-0.61%
201248810.21%
2011487-2-0.41%
20104890.00%

Tallula Population by Year