Washburn is a city located in Marshall County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,008, it is the 683rd largest city in Illinois and the 14819th largest city in the United States. Washburn is currently declining at a rate of -1.18% annually and its population has decreased by -9.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,109 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Washburn has a population density of 1,400 people per square mile.
The average household income in Washburn is $64,196 with a poverty rate of 17.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $766 per month, and the median house value is $77,300. The median age in Washburn is 33 years, 30.4 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Washburnwas:
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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 2+ races people with a rate of 40.00%.
97.88% of Washburn residents speak only English, while 2.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.93% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Washburn is Native, with 33.33% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Washburn is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Washburn
100.00% of Washburn residents were born in the United States, with 82.51% 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.