Tampico is a city located in Whiteside County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 669, it is the 802nd largest city in Illinois and the 17401st largest city in the United States. Tampico is currently declining at a rate of -1.47% annually and its population has decreased by -13.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 771 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Tampico has a population density of 1,699 people per square mile.
The average household income in Tampico is $69,319 with a poverty rate of 9.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $713 per month, and the median house value is $78,700. The median age in Tampico is 45.2 years, 40.9 years for males, and 47.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Tampicowas:
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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 white people with a rate of 9.35%.
95.74% of Tampico residents speak only English, while 4.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.71% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Tampico is White, with 10.69% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Tampico is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.44%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Tampico
99.09% of Tampico residents were born in the United States, with 85.08% 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 Latin America.