Gallatin County, Illinois Population 2020

Gallatin County, Illinois's estimated population is 5,036 with a growth rate of -0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gallatin County, Illinois is the 98th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20205,036-11-0.22%
20195,047-11-0.22%
20185,058-11-0.22%
20175,069-88-1.71%
20165,157-65-1.24%
20155,222-58-1.10%
20145,280-107-1.99%
20135,387-4-0.07%
20125,391-99-1.80%
20115,490-84-1.51%
20105,574-1,335-19.32%
19906,909-681-8.97%
19807,5901722.32%
19707,418-220-2.88%
19607,638-2,180-22.20%
19509,818-1,596-13.98%
194011,4141,32313.11%
193010,091-2,765-21.51%
192012,856-1,772-12.11%
191014,628-1,208-7.63%
190015,8369016.03%
189014,9352,07416.13%
188012,8611,72715.51%
187011,1343,07938.22%
18608,0552,60747.85%
18505,448-5,312-49.37%
184010,7603,35545.31%
18307,4054,250134.71%
18203,1550.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.22%
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Founded
1812
County Seat

Gallatin County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,98996.74%
Two or More Races941.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.52%
Asian220.43%
Some Other Race130.25%
Black or African American120.23%

Gallatin County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

Gallatin County, Illinois Median Age

45.3


Total

44.6


Male

46.2


Female

Gallatin County, Illinois Adults

There are 4,088 adults, (1,210 of whom are seniors) in Gallatin County, Illinois.

Gallatin County, Illinois Age Dependency

79.2

Age Dependency Ratio

42

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Gallatin County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

2,685

52.07%

Male

2,472

47.93%

Gallatin County, Illinois Households and Families

Gallatin County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gallatin County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.7%12.3%
All75.1%24.9%
Male65.8%34.2%
Female64.2%35.8%
Non Family63%37%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3142.2375.1
Married1,1012.7787.7
Non Family7361.1163
Female3632.8364.2
Male1142.2265.8

2.66

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gallatin County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1493.98%
9th to 12th Grade3028.06%
High School Graduate1,52540.69%
Some College1,03727.67%
Associates Degree3639.69%
Bachelors Degree2797.44%
Graduate Degree932.48%

Gallatin County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6333,206371
Hispanic53381
Asian2222
Multiple Races1714
Black126
Native American1010
Other Race91

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 white people with a rate of 10.21%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,757$43,005$27,469
Less Than High School$30,100$32,100$20,000
High School Grad$32,348$39,300$20,938
Some College$35,060$45,719$30,703
Bachelors Degree$46,250$56,607$38,625
Graduate Degree$72,159$69,688$

$35,757

Average Earnings

$43,005

Average Male

$27,469

Average Female

Gallatin County, Illinois Language

Gallatin County, Illinois Language by Age

Gallatin County, Illinois Language

98.96% of Gallatin County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.63% of the population.

Gallatin County, Illinois Poverty

Gallatin County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,91693318.98%
Multiple944345.74%
Native2727100.00%
Hispanic7511.33%
Black1218.33%

19.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.63%

Male Poverty Rate

21.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gallatin County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gallatin County, Illinois is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gallatin County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 1.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.48%
High School15.02%
Some College14.14%
Bachelors or Greater8.60%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed48.48%
Female Unemployed45.71%
Female Employed12.56%
Male Employed5.43%

Gallatin County, Illinois Income

Gallatin County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,500$57,026
Families$52,130$67,090
Married Families$67,550-
Non Families$21,280$31,296

Gallatin County, Illinois Marital Status

Gallatin County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Gallatin County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Gallatin County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Gallatin County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Gallatin County, Illinois Veterans

415

Number of Veterans

414

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam153
First Gulf War65
Second Gulf War58
Korea34
World War II16
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74137
75+101
35 to 5475
55 to 6460
18 to 3442
Name Veterans % of Total
White40910.22%
Hispanic1016.67%
Black650.00%

$Gallatin County, Illinois Veterans by Education

7.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gallatin County, Illinois Employment Status

53.2%

Labor Force Participation

50.8%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Gallatin County, Illinois Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.61%

Born in Illinois

99.24%

Native Born

0.76%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.24% of Gallatin County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 66.61% 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 Asia.

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