Morgan County, Illinois Population 2021

Morgan County, Illinois's estimated population is 32,920 with a growth rate of -1.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morgan County, Illinois is the 45th largest county in Illinois. The 2010 Population was 35,503 and has seen a growth of -7.28% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202132,920-369-1.11%
202033,289-369-1.10%
201933,658-369-1.08%
201834,027-218-0.64%
201734,245-387-1.12%
201634,632-41-0.12%
201534,6730.00%
201434,673-327-0.93%
201335,000-317-0.90%
201235,317-164-0.46%
201135,481-22-0.06%
201035,503-894-2.46%
199036,397-1,105-2.95%
198037,5021,3283.67%
197036,174-397-1.09%
196036,5711,0032.82%
195035,568-810-2.23%
194036,3782,1386.24%
193034,2406732.00%
192033,567-853-2.48%
191034,420-586-1.67%
190035,0062,3707.26%
189032,6361,1223.56%
188031,5143,05110.72%
187028,4636,35128.72%
186022,1126,04837.65%
185016,064-3,483-17.82%
184019,5476,83353.74%
183012,7140.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.11%
County Website
Founded
1823
County Seat
2010 Population
35,503
Growth Since 2010
-7.28%
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Morgan County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White30,80989.96%
Black or African American2,3987.00%
Two or More Races6641.94%
Asian2340.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native880.26%
Some Other Race520.15%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.01%
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Morgan County, Illinois Population by Race

Morgan County, Illinois Population Pyramid $2021

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Morgan County, Illinois Median Age

40.8


Total

38.5


Male

43.2


Female

Morgan County, Illinois Adults

There are 27,759 adults, (6,703 of whom are seniors) in Morgan County, Illinois.

Morgan County, Illinois Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Morgan County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

17,073

49.85%

Male

17,174

50.15%

Morgan County, Illinois Population by Age

Morgan County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Morgan County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All68.5%31.5%
Male60.3%39.7%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Female48.7%51.3%

68.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morgan County, Illinois Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,7192.2568.5
Married6,1492.8884.3
Non Family5,3181.257.4
Female1,6603.0648.7
Male5922.8660.3

2.83

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

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Morgan County, Illinois Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5942.50%
9th to 12th Grade1,5746.62%
High School Graduate9,57440.24%
Some College5,65623.77%
Associates Degree1,8077.59%
Bachelors Degree3,15013.24%
Graduate Degree1,4396.05%
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Morgan County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Morgan County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White21,86520,1364,374
Black1,2961,02745
Hispanic42729793
Asian15411385
2+ Races1239121
Other Race1313
Native American661

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 asian people with a rate of 55.19%.

Morgan County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,533$40,515$29,599
Less Than 9th Grade$21,005$30,568$12,298
High School Graduate$30,143$34,901$24,302
Some College$35,144$39,038$29,603
Bachelors Degree$42,618$59,836$36,010
Graduate Degree$56,250$71,813$53,351

$34,533

Average Earnings

$40,515

Average Male

$29,599

Average Female

Morgan County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Morgan County, Illinois Language by Age

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Morgan County, Illinois Language

95.91% of Morgan County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 4.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.11% of the population.

Morgan County, Illinois Language

Morgan County, Illinois Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,2103,55512.60%
Black1,50930920.48%
Multiple59425643.10%
Hispanic50821642.52%
Asian2206630.00%
Other20315.00%
Native6011.67%

14.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.89%

Male Poverty Rate

15.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morgan County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Illinois is Multiple, with 43.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Illinois is Native, with 1.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.73%.

Morgan County, Illinois Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.38%
High School12.74%
Some College8.17%
Bachelors or Greater3.97%

Morgan County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed32.43%
Male Unemployed29.37%
Female Employed9.29%
Male Employed5.61%

Morgan County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Morgan County, Illinois Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,437$64,238
Families$62,943$77,071
Married Families$75,748-
Non Families$30,653$40,948
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Income by Household Type

Morgan County, Illinois Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.4%

Male Marriage Rate

44.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Morgan County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

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Morgan 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 55-64.

Morgan County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

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Morgan County, Illinois Marital Status

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2,363

Number of Veterans

2,171

Male Veterans

192

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam951
First Gulf War363
Second Gulf War347
Korea236
World War II69

Morgan County, Illinois Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74819
75+608
35 to 54468
55 to 64295
18 to 34173

Morgan County, Illinois Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2979.12%
Black502.63%
Hispanic213.04%
2+ Races165.41%

Morgan County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Morgan County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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3.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morgan County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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57.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Morgan County, Illinois Employment by Age

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Morgan County, Illinois Employment by Race

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Morgan 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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84.38%

Born in Morgan County, Illinois

98.09%

Native Born

1.91%

Foreign Born

1.08%

Non Citizen

0.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.09% of Morgan County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 84.38% having been born in Illinois. 1.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Morgan 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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