Verona is a city located in Grundy County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 206, it is the 1150th largest city in Illinois and the 23921st largest city in the United States. Verona is currently declining at a rate of -0.48% annually and its population has decreased by -20.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 259 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Verona has a population density of 1,245 people per square mile.
The average household income in Verona is $73,132 with a poverty rate of 21.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $975 per month, and the median house value is $96,100. The median age in Verona is 38.2 years, 37.4 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Veronawas:
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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 12.84%.
84.90% of Verona residents speak only English, while 15.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.10% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Verona is White, with 16.96% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Verona is Hispanic, with 48.57% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.42%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Verona
93.82% of Verona residents were born in the United States, with 82.63% having been born in Illinois. 1.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.