Jersey County, Illinois Population 2022

Jersey County, Illinois's estimated population is with a growth rate of -0.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jersey County, Illinois is the 55th largest county in Illinois. The 2010 population was and has seen a growth of -7.69% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Jersey County, Illinois Population 2022

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Jersey County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

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Jersey County, Illinois Population by Race

Jersey County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2022

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Jersey County, Illinois Median Age

43


Total

41.7


Male

44.5


Female

Jersey County, Illinois Adults

There are 17,362 adults, (4,213 of whom are seniors) in Jersey County, Illinois.

Jersey County, Illinois Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Jersey County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

11,115

51.04%

Male

10,661

48.96%

Jersey County, Illinois Population by Age

Jersey County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jersey County, Illinois Household Types

82.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jersey County, Illinois Households and Families

3.16

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Jersey County, Illinois Households by Type

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Jersey County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jersey County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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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 black people with a rate of 57.58%.

Jersey County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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$42,085

Average Earnings

$53,785

Average Male

$33,271

Average Female

Jersey County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jersey County, Illinois Language by Age

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Jersey County, Illinois Language

98.19% of Jersey County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.75% of the population.

Jersey County, Illinois Language

Jersey County, Illinois Poverty by Race

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8.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.81%

Male Poverty Rate

9.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jersey County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jersey County, Illinois is Black, with 22.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jersey County, Illinois is Multiple, with 4.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.14%.

Jersey County, Illinois Poverty

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Jersey County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

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Jersey County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jersey County, Illinois Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Jersey County, Illinois Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Jersey County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

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Jersey 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.

Jersey County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

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Jersey County, Illinois Marital Status

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1,783

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Jersey County, Illinois Veterans by War

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Jersey County, Illinois Veterans by Age

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Jersey County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Jersey County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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8.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jersey County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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61.2%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Jersey County, Illinois Employment by Age

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Jersey County, Illinois Employment by Race

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Jersey 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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78.12%

Born in Jersey County, Illinois

99.03%

Native Born

0.97%

Foreign Born

0.53%

Non Citizen

0.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.03% of Jersey County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 78.12% having been born in Illinois. 0.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Jersey County, Illinois Place of Birth

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