Morgan County, Illinois Population 2020

Morgan County, Illinois's estimated population is 33,530 with a growth rate of -0.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morgan County, Illinois is the 44th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202033,530-223-0.66%
201933,753-223-0.66%
201833,976-223-0.65%
201734,199-417-1.20%
201634,616-49-0.14%
201534,665-7-0.02%
201434,672-327-0.93%
201334,999-314-0.89%
201235,313-166-0.47%
201135,479-26-0.07%
201035,505-892-2.45%
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%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.66%
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Founded
1823
County Seat

Morgan County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,07290.26%
Black or African American2,3696.88%
Two or More Races6031.75%
Asian2610.76%
American Indian and Alaska Native730.21%
Some Other Race470.14%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.00%

Morgan County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

Morgan County, Illinois Median Age

41.5


Total

39.1


Male

44


Female

Morgan County, Illinois Adults

There are 27,856 adults, (6,652 of whom are seniors) in Morgan County, Illinois.

Morgan County, Illinois Age Dependency

62.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

Morgan County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

17,128

49.75%

Male

17,298

50.25%

Morgan County, Illinois Households and Families

Morgan County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morgan County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.5%16.5%
All67.8%32.2%
Male60.2%39.8%
Non Family55.5%44.5%
Female50%50%

67.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,8642.2267.8
Married6,3412.8783.5
Non Family5,3081.1755.5
Female1,6602.8850
Male5552.9460.2

2.8

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morgan County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5002.08%
9th to 12th Grade1,4916.21%
High School Graduate9,76040.66%
Some College5,67623.65%
Associates Degree1,7927.47%
Bachelors Degree3,30913.79%
Graduate Degree1,4736.14%

Morgan County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,02520,3874,576
Black1,4191,199103
Hispanic40630066
Multiple Races1219613
Asian1177759
Other Race1111
Native American88

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 50.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,859$40,655$29,327
Less Than High School$17,357$22,727$11,625
High School Grad$29,227$35,830$21,368
Some College$34,426$38,545$28,809
Bachelors Degree$42,259$59,464$36,844
Graduate Degree$59,750$67,328$53,983

$33,859

Average Earnings

$40,655

Average Male

$29,327

Average Female

Morgan County, Illinois Language

Morgan County, Illinois Language by Age

Morgan County, Illinois Language

96.37% of Morgan County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 3.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.90% of the population.

Morgan County, Illinois Poverty

Morgan County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,4753,79513.33%
Black1,40931822.57%
Multiple53120438.42%
Hispanic39913333.33%
Asian2567830.47%
Other16318.75%

14.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.07%

Male Poverty Rate

16.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morgan County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Illinois is Multiple, with 38.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Illinois is White, with 13.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.96%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.69%
High School13.35%
Some College9.41%
Bachelors or Greater3.31%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.87%
Male Unemployed25.24%
Female Employed9.75%
Male Employed5.41%

Morgan County, Illinois Income

Morgan County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,508$63,032
Families$61,581$76,365
Married Families$73,588-
Non Families$29,583$38,878

Morgan County, Illinois Marital Status

Morgan County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Morgan County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

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

Morgan County, Illinois Veterans

2,579

Number of Veterans

2,354

Male Veterans

225

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam901
First Gulf War461
Second Gulf War373
Korea337
World War II88
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74768
75+656
35 to 54647
55 to 64328
18 to 34180
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,4759.76%
Black844.25%
Hispanic294.50%
2 or More209.85%

$Morgan County, Illinois Veterans by Education

4.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morgan County, Illinois Employment Status

58.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Morgan 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

83.42%

Born in Illinois

98.07%

Native Born

1.93%

Foreign Born

1.02%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.07% of Morgan County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 83.42% having been born in Illinois. 1.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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