Massac County, Illinois Population 2020

Massac County, Illinois's estimated population is 13,616 with a growth rate of -1.68% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Massac County, Illinois is the 76th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202013,616-232-1.68%
201913,848-232-1.65%
201814,080-232-1.62%
201714,312-127-0.88%
201614,439-126-0.87%
201514,565-188-1.27%
201414,753-92-0.62%
201314,845-219-1.45%
201215,064-215-1.41%
201115,279-101-0.66%
201015,3806284.26%
199014,752-238-1.59%
198014,9901,1017.93%
197013,889-452-3.15%
196014,3417475.50%
195013,594-1,343-8.99%
194014,9378566.08%
193014,0815223.85%
192013,559-641-4.51%
191014,2001,0908.31%
190013,1101,79715.88%
189011,3138708.33%
188010,4438629.00%
18709,5813,36854.21%
18606,2132,12151.83%
18504,0920.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-1.68%
County Website
Founded
February 8, 1843
County Seat

Massac County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,12790.97%
Black or African American9016.24%
Two or More Races3732.58%
Asian220.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.05%
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Massac County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

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Massac County, Illinois Median Age

43.8


Total

42.7


Male

44.6


Female

Massac County, Illinois Adults

There are 11,230 adults, (3,040 of whom are seniors) in Massac County, Illinois.

Massac County, Illinois Age Dependency

76.2

Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Massac County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

7,636

52.92%

Male

6,794

47.08%

Massac County, Illinois Households and Families

Massac County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Massac County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All75.3%24.7%
Male66.2%33.8%
Non Family65.8%34.2%
Female51.6%48.4%

75.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0112.3575.3
Married2,9822.9687.8
Non Family2,1191.1265.8
Female5993.0851.6
Male3113.3366.2

2.93

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Massac County, Illinois Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5114.99%
9th to 12th Grade9038.82%
High School Graduate3,50034.19%
Some College2,77027.06%
Associates Degree1,20311.75%
Bachelors Degree1,0029.79%
Graduate Degree3493.41%
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Massac County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2497,9821,185
Black61951787
Hispanic26022751
Multiple Races11410451
Asian1614
Native American774

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 native american people with a rate of 57.14%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,967$42,694$23,483
Less Than High School$18,611$31,618$13,636
High School Grad$30,335$41,600$20,126
Some College$30,875$45,694$26,206
Bachelors Degree$42,125$59,514$33,125
Graduate Degree$55,594$42,969$57,222

$31,967

Average Earnings

$42,694

Average Male

$23,483

Average Female

Massac County, Illinois Language

Massac County, Illinois Language by Age

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Massac County, Illinois Language

97.78% of Massac County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 2.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.54% of the population.

Massac County, Illinois Poverty

Massac County, Illinois Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,5172,05616.43%
Black89127130.42%
Hispanic40112029.93%
Multiple3739726.01%
Asian22627.27%

18.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.80%

Male Poverty Rate

19.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Massac County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Massac County, Illinois is Black, with 30.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Massac County, Illinois is White, with 16.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.21%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.26%
High School19.37%
Some College11.15%
Bachelors or Greater4.89%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed53.33%
Female Unemployed25.00%
Female Employed13.52%
Male Employed6.32%

Massac County, Illinois Income

Massac County, Illinois Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,604$56,495
Families$57,872$69,062
Married Families$70,000-
Non Families$23,977$30,605
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Massac County, Illinois Marital Status

Massac County, Illinois Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Massac County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

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Massac County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Massac County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

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Massac County, Illinois Veterans

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1,111

Number of Veterans

1,048

Male Veterans

63

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam416
First Gulf War158
Korea141
Second Gulf War140
World War II38
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74351
75+314
35 to 54280
55 to 6488
18 to 3478
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0079.72%
Black10414.75%

Massac County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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13.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Massac County, Illinois Employment Status

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51.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

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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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47.49%

Born in Illinois

99.45%

Native Born

0.55%

Foreign Born

0.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.45% of Massac County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 47.49% having been born in Illinois. 0.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  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