Madison County, Illinois Population 2022

Madison County, Illinois's estimated population is 265,175 with a growth rate of -0.13% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Madison County, Illinois is the 8th largest county in Illinois. The 2010 Population was 269,282 and has seen a growth of -1.53% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
182013,5500.00%
18306,221-7,329-54.09%
184014,4338,212132.00%
185020,4416,00841.63%
186031,25110,81052.88%
187044,13112,88041.21%
188050,1265,99513.58%
189051,5351,4092.81%
190064,69413,15925.53%
191089,84725,15338.88%
1920106,89517,04818.97%
1930143,83036,93534.55%
1940149,3495,5193.84%
1950182,30732,95822.07%
1960224,68942,38223.25%
1970250,93426,24511.68%
1980247,691-3,243-1.29%
1990249,2381,5470.62%
2010269,28220,0448.04%
2011268,940-342-0.13%
2012268,598-342-0.13%
2013268,256-342-0.13%
2014267,914-342-0.13%
2015267,572-342-0.13%
2016267,230-342-0.13%
2017266,888-342-0.13%
2018266,546-342-0.13%
2019266,204-342-0.13%
2020265,859-345-0.13%
2021265,517-342-0.13%
2022265,175-342-0.13%
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Madison County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White229,17386.68%
Black or African American22,9878.69%
American Indian and Alaska Native3240.12%
Asian2,6811.01%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander270.01%
Some Other Race1,8450.70%
Two or More Races7,3662.79%
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Madison County, Illinois Population by Race

Madison County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2022

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Madison County, Illinois Median Age

40.3


Total

38.9


Male

41.8


Female

Madison County, Illinois Adults

There are 206,666 adults, (45,628 of whom are seniors) in Madison County, Illinois.

Madison County, Illinois Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Madison County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

135,581

51.28%

Male

128,822

48.72%

Madison County, Illinois Population by Age

Madison County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Madison County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All72.3%27.7%
Male69.3%30.7%
Non Family56.7%43.3%
Female51.8%48.2%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Madison County, Illinois Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All108,4292.3972.3
Married53,0903.0188.7
Male4,7042.8369.3
Female12,9802.9751.8
Non Family37,6551.2656.7

2.92

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Madison County, Illinois Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,6561.97%
9th to 12th Grade9,8485.32%
High School Graduate53,47128.86%
Some College46,92225.33%
Associates Degree19,94010.76%
Bachelors Degree32,26417.42%
Graduate Degree19,15610.34%
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Madison County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Madison County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,7841,550935
White162,588152,03546,920
Native American31328976
2+ Races2,7142,558540
Islander21214
Black13,67011,9582,323
Hispanic4,7413,860679
Other Race1,01580874

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.41%.

Madison County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,146$53,276$34,324
Less Than 9th Grade$21,190$31,899$14,027
High School Graduate$32,308$42,363$25,162
Some College$40,371$52,709$31,588
Bachelors Degree$56,408$71,621$46,506
Graduate Degree$71,276$84,856$66,763

$43,146

Average Earnings

$53,276

Average Male

$34,324

Average Female

Madison County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Madison County, Illinois Language by Age

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Madison County, Illinois Language

96.11% of Madison County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 3.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.16% of the population.

Madison County, Illinois Language

Madison County, Illinois Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black22,1427,87535.57%
Native32310933.75%
Multiple7,2461,33118.37%
Hispanic8,7351,40616.10%
Asian2,62526510.10%
White218,85821,5109.83%
Other467NaN%

12.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.39%

Male Poverty Rate

13.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Madison County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Madison County, Illinois is Black, with 35.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Madison County, Illinois is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.07%.

Madison County, Illinois Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.62%
High School11.38%
Some College9.34%
Bachelors or Greater3.47%

Madison County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.13%
Male Unemployed32.41%
Female Employed9.21%
Female Unemployed30.28%

Madison County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Madison County, Illinois Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,045$81,616
Families$80,946$97,488
Married Families$97,286$112,921
Non Families$35,295$48,202
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Income by Household Type

Madison County, Illinois Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Madison County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

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Madison 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 45-54.

Madison County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

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Madison County, Illinois Marital Status

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19,598

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3,820
First Gulf War4,229
Vietnam6,701
Korea1,421
World War II414

Madison County, Illinois Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,610
35 to 545,334
55 to 643,504
65 to 745,060
75+4,090

Madison County, Illinois Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White18,0019.85%
Black1,1617.08%
Native American124.21%
Asian884.34%
Islander419.05%
Other Race786.67%
2+ Races2547.03%
Hispanic3445.96%

Madison County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Madison County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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6.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Madison County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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63.7%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Madison County, Illinois Employment by Age

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Madison County, Illinois Employment by Race

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Madison 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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68.62%

Born in Madison County, Illinois

97.71%

Native Born

2.29%

Foreign Born

0.91%

Non Citizen

1.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.71% of Madison County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 68.62% having been born in Illinois. 0.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Madison 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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