Towanda, Illinois Population 2022

421
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Towanda is a city located in McLean County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 421, it is the 962nd largest city in Illinois and the 20176th largest city in the United States. Towanda is currently declining at a rate of -1.17% annually and its population has decreased by -2.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 431 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Towanda has a population density of 566 people per square mile.

The average household income in Towanda is $81,545 with a poverty rate of 7.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $733 per month, and the median house value is $145,100. The median age in Towanda is 47.6 years, 47.1 years for males, and 51.1 years for females.

Towanda Demographics

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

  • White: 96.77%
  • Other race: 2.05%
  • Two or more races: 0.88%
  • Black or African American: 0.29%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Towanda, Illinois is 421 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 431.

Towanda, Illinois Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White33096.77%
Black or African American10.29%
Some Other Race72.05%
Two or More Races30.88%
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Towanda Population by Race

Towanda Population Pyramid 2022

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Towanda Median Age

50.9


Total

47.7


Male

51.6


Female

Towanda Adults

There are 291 adults, (83 of whom are seniors) in Towanda.

Towanda Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24

Child Dependency Ratio

Towanda Sex Ratio

Female

164

48.09%

Male

177

51.91%

Towanda Population by Age

Towanda Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Towanda Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married97%3%
All85.4%14.6%
Non Family80%20%
Female70%30%
Male63.6%36.4%

85.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Towanda Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1572.1785.4
Married662.897
Male113.0963.6
Female103.870
Non Family701.280

2.9

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

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Towanda Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade10.38%
9th to 12th Grade83.02%
High School Graduate12346.42%
Some College4015.09%
Associates Degree269.81%
Bachelors Degree5219.62%
Graduate Degree155.66%
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Towanda Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Towanda Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White25925067
Other Race33
2+ Races33
Hispanic33

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 25.87%.

Towanda Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,556$45,227$30,357
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$40,833$42,361$20,625
Some College$33,750$35,625$29,375
Bachelors Degree$58,250$58,333$
Graduate Degree$$$

$40,556

Average Earnings

$45,227

Average Male

$30,357

Average Female

Towanda Earnings by Educational Attainment

Towanda Language by Age

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Towanda Language

100.00% of Towanda residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Towanda Language

Towanda Poverty by Race

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7.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.78%

Male Poverty Rate

9.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Towanda

The race most likely to be in poverty in Towanda is White, with 8.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Towanda is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.06%.

Towanda Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School6.50%
Some College6.06%
Bachelors or Greater2.99%

Towanda Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.83%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed5.56%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Towanda Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Towanda Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,250$82,583
Families$81,250$80,666
Married Families$85,714-
Non Families$45,357$83,593
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Income by Household Type

Towanda Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Towanda Married by Age and Sex

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Towanda Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Towanda Marital Status by Race

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Towanda Marital Status

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34

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War4
Vietnam12
Korea2
World War II

Towanda Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 549
55 to 646
65 to 7410
75+9

Towanda Veterans by Age

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Towanda Veterans by Race

Towanda Veterans by Education

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5.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Towanda Veterans by Education

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60.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Towanda Employment by Age

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Towanda Employment by Race

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Towanda 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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85.63%

Born in Towanda

99.12%

Native Born

0.88%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.12% of Towanda residents were born in the United States, with 85.63% 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.

Towanda Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20104800.00%
2011475-5-1.04%
2012470-5-1.05%
2013465-5-1.06%
2014460-5-1.08%
2015455-5-1.09%
2016450-5-1.10%
2017445-5-1.11%
2018440-5-1.12%
2019435-5-1.14%
2020431-4-0.92%
2021426-5-1.16%
2022421-5-1.17%

Towanda Population by Year