Vergennes is a city located in Jackson County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 223, it is the 1127th largest city in Illinois and the 23538th largest city in the United States. Vergennes is currently declining at a rate of -2.62% annually and its population has decreased by -6.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 238 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Vergennes has a population density of 634 people per square mile.
The average household income in Vergennes is $51,947 with a poverty rate of 9.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $775 per month, and the median house value is $80,900. The median age in Vergennes is 43.8 years, 40.1 years for males, and 47.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Vergenneswas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 40.00%.
96.21% of Vergennes residents speak only English, while 3.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.37% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Vergennes is White, with 10.22% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Vergennes 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 18.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.94%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Vergennes
97.48% of Vergennes residents were born in the United States, with 86.13% having been born in Illinois. 0.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.