Tilton, Illinois Population 2022

2,648
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Tilton is a city located in Vermilion County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 2,648, it is the 451st largest city in Illinois and the 9480th largest city in the United States. Tilton is currently declining at a rate of -0.23% annually and its population has decreased by -5.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,797 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Tilton has a population density of 826 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tilton is $62,626 with a poverty rate of 9.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $747 per month, and the median house value is $67,000. The median age in Tilton is 46.9 years, 44.3 years for males, and 50.8 years for females.

Tilton Demographics

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

  • White: 95.89%
  • Two or more races: 2.90%
  • Black or African American: 1.22%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Tilton, Illinois is 2,648 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,797.

Tilton, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

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Tilton Population by Race

Tilton Population Pyramid 2022

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Tilton Median Age

50


Total

48.9


Male

51.6


Female

Tilton Adults

There are 2,328 adults, (682 of whom are seniors) in Tilton.

Tilton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Tilton Sex Ratio

Female

1,361

48.66%

Male

1,436

51.34%

Tilton Population by Age

Tilton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tilton Household Types

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tilton Households and Families

2.88

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

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Tilton Households by Type

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Tilton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tilton Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.36%.

Tilton Educational Attainment by Race

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$30,797

Average Earnings

$31,178

Average Male

$30,488

Average Female

Tilton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tilton Language by Age

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Tilton Language

95.52% of Tilton residents speak only English, while 4.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.41% of the population.

Tilton Language

Tilton Poverty by Race

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9.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.50%

Male Poverty Rate

6.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tilton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tilton is White, with 10.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tilton is Multiple, with 12.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.50%.

Tilton Poverty

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Tilton Poverty Rate by Education

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Tilton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tilton Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Tilton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.8%

Male Marriage Rate

38.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Tilton Married by Age and Sex

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Tilton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Tilton Marital Status by Race

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Tilton Marital Status

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278

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Tilton Veterans by War

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Tilton Veterans by Age

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Tilton Veterans by Race

Tilton Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

71.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tilton Veterans by Education

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58.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Tilton Employment by Age

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Tilton Employment by Race

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Tilton 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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88.92%

Born in Tilton

99.68%

Native Born

0.32%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.32%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.68% of Tilton residents were born in the United States, with 88.92% 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.

Tilton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Tilton Population by Year