Pulaski County, Illinois Population 2021

Pulaski County, Illinois's estimated population is 5,137 with a growth rate of -1.89% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pulaski County, Illinois is the 98th largest county in Illinois. The 2010 Population was 6,126 and has seen a growth of -16.14% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20215,137-99-1.89%
20205,236-99-1.86%
20195,335-99-1.82%
20185,434-86-1.56%
20175,520-84-1.50%
20165,604-53-0.94%
20155,657-140-2.42%
20145,797-96-1.63%
20135,893-69-1.16%
20125,962-24-0.40%
20115,986-140-2.29%
20106,126-1,397-18.57%
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%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.89%
Founded
1843
County Seat
2010 Population
6,126
Growth Since 2010
-16.14%
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Pulaski County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,62065.70%
Black or African American1,66930.29%
Two or More Races1983.59%
Some Other Race100.18%
Asian70.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.11%
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Pulaski County, Illinois Population by Race

Pulaski County, Illinois Population Pyramid $2021

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Pulaski County, Illinois Median Age

44


Total

41.3


Male

46.3


Female

Pulaski County, Illinois Adults

There are 4,304 adults, (1,201 of whom are seniors) in Pulaski County, Illinois.

Pulaski County, Illinois Age Dependency

77.6

Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pulaski County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

2,793

50.69%

Male

2,717

49.31%

Pulaski County, Illinois Population by Age

Pulaski County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pulaski County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.7%7.3%
All76.4%23.6%
Female71.3%28.7%
Non Family60.8%39.2%
Male59.5%40.5%

76.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pulaski County, Illinois Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0952.6276.4
Married9373.0692.7
Non Family8061.2760.8
Female2684.6271.3
Male844.2459.5

3.39

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Pulaski County, Illinois Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1082.77%
9th to 12th Grade3308.47%
High School Graduate1,41336.29%
Some College1,18730.48%
Associates Degree3699.48%
Bachelors Degree2947.55%
Graduate Degree1934.96%
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Pulaski County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pulaski County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,5882,292294
Black1,1541,029148
Hispanic776125
2+ Races676418
Asian775
Native American66
Other Race321

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 71.43%.

Pulaski County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,651$30,739$25,481
Less Than 9th Grade$21,453$21,993$16,250
High School Graduate$25,521$30,046$22,548
Some College$30,795$35,313$27,875
Bachelors Degree$36,250$44,063$31,625
Graduate Degree$$$65,417

$27,651

Average Earnings

$30,739

Average Male

$25,481

Average Female

Pulaski County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pulaski County, Illinois Language by Age

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Pulaski County, Illinois Language

99.04% of Pulaski County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 0.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.50% of the population.

Pulaski County, Illinois Language

Pulaski County, Illinois Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,48457416.48%
Black1,65050730.73%
Multiple1983417.17%
Hispanic11110.90%

20.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.88%

Male Poverty Rate

23.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pulaski County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pulaski County, Illinois is Black, with 30.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pulaski County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 0.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.73%.

Pulaski County, Illinois Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade40.92%
High School15.99%
Some College15.96%
Bachelors or Greater5.54%

Pulaski County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Unemployed48.28%
Male Employed6.46%
Female Employed4.18%

Pulaski County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pulaski County, Illinois Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,640$52,110
Families$47,554$67,293
Married Families$61,250-
Non Families$18,359$26,524
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Income by Household Type

Pulaski County, Illinois Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Pulaski County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

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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 55-64.

Pulaski County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

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Pulaski County, Illinois Marital Status

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475

Number of Veterans

434

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam186
Korea42
First Gulf War33
Second Gulf War33
World War II9

Pulaski County, Illinois Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74161
75+142
35 to 5491
55 to 6469
18 to 3412

Pulaski County, Illinois Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White32911.46%
Black13910.57%
2+ Races76.86%
Hispanic56.49%

Pulaski County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Pulaski County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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7.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pulaski County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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45.1%

Labor Force Participation

41%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Pulaski County, Illinois Employment by Age

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Pulaski County, Illinois Employment by Race

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Pulaski 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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68.11%

Born in Pulaski County, Illinois

99.13%

Native Born

0.87%

Foreign Born

0.65%

Non Citizen

0.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.13% of Pulaski County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 68.11% having been born in Illinois. 0.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pulaski 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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