Christian County, Illinois Population 2022

Christian County, Illinois's estimated population is 31,257 with a growth rate of -1.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Christian County, Illinois is the 47th largest county in Illinois. The 2010 Population was 34,763 and has seen a growth of -10.09% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18401,8780.00%
18503,2031,32570.55%
186010,4927,289227.57%
187020,3639,87194.08%
188028,2277,86438.62%
189030,5312,3048.16%
190032,7902,2597.40%
191034,5941,8045.50%
192038,4583,86411.17%
193037,538-920-2.39%
194038,5641,0262.73%
195038,8162520.65%
196037,207-1,609-4.15%
197035,948-1,259-3.38%
198036,4464981.39%
199034,418-2,028-5.56%
201034,7633451.00%
201134,702-61-0.18%
201234,518-184-0.53%
201334,148-370-1.07%
201433,813-335-0.98%
201533,463-350-1.04%
201633,230-233-0.70%
201733,007-223-0.67%
201832,653-354-1.07%
201932,304-349-1.07%
202031,955-349-1.08%
202131,606-349-1.09%
202231,257-349-1.10%
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Christian County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,53396.42%
Black or African American5041.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native700.21%
Asian2280.70%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander960.29%
Some Other Race20.01%
Two or More Races2720.83%
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Christian County, Illinois Population by Race

Christian County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2022

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Christian County, Illinois Median Age

43.7


Total

42.1


Male

45.6


Female

Christian County, Illinois Adults

There are 26,155 adults, (6,444 of whom are seniors) in Christian County, Illinois.

Christian County, Illinois Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Christian County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

16,102

49.23%

Male

16,603

50.77%

Christian County, Illinois Population by Age

Christian County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Christian County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All73.9%26.1%
Male67.5%32.5%
Non Family65%35%
Female52.1%47.9%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Christian County, Illinois Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,9772.2273.9
Married6,2922.8887.2
Male6093.1667.5
Female1,3113.1752.1
Non Family5,7651.1865

2.85

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

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Christian County, Illinois Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6902.91%
9th to 12th Grade2,1008.85%
High School Graduate9,45439.86%
Some College4,81820.31%
Associates Degree2,40110.12%
Bachelors Degree3,02312.75%
Graduate Degree1,2315.19%
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Christian County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Christian County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race222
2+ Races1438962
Hispanic371271136
Asian20213557
Native American696913
White22,51020,0973,982
Black3432664
Islander87

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Christian County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,685$49,826$29,857
Less Than 9th Grade$23,948$32,563$15,263
High School Graduate$36,454$47,633$25,669
Some College$37,485$50,821$28,236
Bachelors Degree$46,204$57,420$39,402
Graduate Degree$62,405$63,917$60,242

$38,685

Average Earnings

$49,826

Average Male

$29,857

Average Female

Christian County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Christian County, Illinois Language by Age

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Christian County, Illinois Language

97.80% of Christian County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 2.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.95% of the population.

Christian County, Illinois Language

Christian County, Illinois Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native624979.03%
Black25911845.56%
Multiple2456426.12%
White29,8343,06610.28%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic33920.59%

10.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.83%

Male Poverty Rate

13.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Christian County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Christian County, Illinois is Native, with 79.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Christian County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 0.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.24%.

Christian County, Illinois Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.49%
High School12.41%
Some College5.17%
Bachelors or Greater1.98%

Christian County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.45%
Male Unemployed30.27%
Female Employed6.15%
Female Unemployed49.25%

Christian County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Christian County, Illinois Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,120$66,056
Families$68,249$82,368
Married Families$79,632-
Non Families$30,412$40,740
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Income by Household Type

Christian County, Illinois Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Christian County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

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Christian County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Christian County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

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Christian County, Illinois Marital Status

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2,471

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War514
First Gulf War376
Vietnam815
Korea185
World War II102

Christian County, Illinois Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34302
35 to 54600
55 to 64342
65 to 74567
75+660

Christian County, Illinois Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4049.54%
Black51.36%
Native American6289.86%
Hispanic20.52%

Christian County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Christian County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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9.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Christian County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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57.4%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Christian County, Illinois Employment by Age

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Christian County, Illinois Employment by Race

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Christian County, Illinois 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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86.88%

Born in Christian County, Illinois

98.74%

Native Born

1.26%

Foreign Born

0.70%

Non Citizen

0.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.74% of Christian County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 86.88% having been born in Illinois. 0.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Christian County, Illinois Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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