Pulaski County, Illinois Population 2020

Pulaski County, Illinois's estimated population is 5,307 with a growth rate of -1.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pulaski County, Illinois is the 97th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20205,307-78-1.45%
20195,385-78-1.43%
20185,463-78-1.41%
20175,541-61-1.09%
20165,602-52-0.92%
20155,654-140-2.42%
20145,794-95-1.61%
20135,889-68-1.14%
20125,957-24-0.40%
20115,981-141-2.30%
20106,122-1,401-18.62%
19907,523-1,317-14.90%
19808,840991.13%
19708,741-1,749-16.67%
196010,490-3,149-23.09%
195013,639-2,236-14.09%
194015,8751,0417.02%
193014,8342051.40%
192014,629-1,021-6.52%
191015,6501,0967.53%
190014,5543,19928.17%
189011,3551,84819.44%
18809,5077558.63%
18708,7524,809121.96%
18603,9431,67874.08%
18502,2650.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-1.45%
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Founded
1843
County Seat

Pulaski County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,67465.48%
Black or African American1,68530.03%
Two or More Races2073.69%
Some Other Race220.39%
Asian160.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.12%

Pulaski County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2020

Pulaski County, Illinois Median Age

44.1


Total

41.7


Male

46.2


Female

Pulaski County, Illinois Adults

There are 4,404 adults, (1,191 of whom are seniors) in Pulaski County, Illinois.

Pulaski County, Illinois Age Dependency

74.6

Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Pulaski County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

2,864

51.04%

Male

2,747

48.96%

Pulaski County, Illinois Households and Families

Pulaski County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pulaski County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.4%7.6%
All74.8%25.2%
Male66.2%33.8%
Non Family61.2%38.8%
Female56.9%43.1%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1732.5774.8
Married9743.1192.4
Non Family8561.261.2
Female2694.4956.9
Male744.3266.2

3.41

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

2.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pulaski County, Illinois Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1904.77%
9th to 12th Grade3789.49%
High School Graduate1,36434.24%
Some College1,17229.42%
Associates Degree3909.79%
Bachelors Degree2877.20%
Graduate Degree2035.10%

Pulaski County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6292,241303
Black1,1851,031163
Multiple Races817420
Hispanic76534
Asian16144
Native American77
Other Race53

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 25.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,668$31,862$26,615
Less Than High School$27,727$29,375$13,472
High School Grad$25,319$30,865$23,191
Some College$29,097$35,550$26,875
Bachelors Degree$38,750$44,583$36,389
Graduate Degree$$3,700$64,545

$28,668

Average Earnings

$31,862

Average Male

$26,615

Average Female

Pulaski County, Illinois Language

Pulaski County, Illinois Language by Age

Pulaski County, Illinois Language

98.72% of Pulaski County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 1.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.60% of the population.

Pulaski County, Illinois Poverty

Pulaski County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,54661517.34%
Black1,67038222.87%
Multiple2074119.81%
Hispanic112108.93%

18.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.16%

Male Poverty Rate

21.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pulaski County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pulaski County, Illinois is Black, with 22.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pulaski County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 8.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.75%
High School17.24%
Some College10.26%
Bachelors or Greater6.33%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed56.04%
Female Unemployed47.52%
Female Employed5.30%
Male Employed4.90%

Pulaski County, Illinois Income

Pulaski County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,799$47,587
Families$49,145$61,743
Married Families$61,000-
Non Families$18,371$25,287

Pulaski County, Illinois Marital Status

Pulaski County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Pulaski County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Pulaski County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Pulaski County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Pulaski County, Illinois Veterans

492

Number of Veterans

441

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam169
Korea68
First Gulf War49
Second Gulf War27
World War II15
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74157
75+132
35 to 54103
55 to 6497
18 to 343
Name Veterans % of Total
White33211.40%
Black15411.48%
Hispanic79.21%
2 or More43.57%
Indian228.57%

$Pulaski County, Illinois Veterans by Education

9.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pulaski County, Illinois Employment Status

45.2%

Labor Force Participation

41%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Pulaski 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

67.30%

Born in Illinois

98.79%

Native Born

1.21%

Foreign Born

0.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.79% of Pulaski County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 67.30% having been born in Illinois. 0.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

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