Tower Hill is a city located in Shelby County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 459, it is the 930th largest city in Illinois and the 19658th largest city in the United States. Tower Hill is currently declining at a rate of -2.75% annually and its population has decreased by -5.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 485 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Tower Hill has a population density of 457 people per square mile.
The average household income in Tower Hill is $66,791 with a poverty rate of 20.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $681 per month, and the median house value is $50,000. The median age in Tower Hill is 30.3 years, 29.9 years for males, and 30.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Tower Hillwas:
99.32% of Tower Hill residents speak only English, while 0.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.68% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Tower Hill is White, with 21.27% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Tower Hill is Multiple, with 10.87% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.75%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Tower Hill
99.38% of Tower Hill residents were born in the United States, with 89.89% 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.