110 E. Walnut Street - Oglesby, Illinois 61348  ·  Phone: 815-883-3389

Demographics


The following information is based on 2000 U.S. Census data:

Demographics

General Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
Total population 4381    
Male 2131 48.6 0.491
Female 2250 51.4 0.509
Median age (years) 40.7 (X) 35.3
Under 5 years 245 5.6 0.068
18 years and over 3390 77.4 0.743
65 years and over 885 20.2 0.124
       
One race 4350 99.3 0.976
White 4303 98.2 0.751
Black or African American 17 0.4 0.123
American Indian and Alaska Native 3 0.1 0.009
Asian 13 0.3 0.036
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0 0 0.001
Some other race 14 0.3 0.055
Two or more races 31 0.7 0.024
       
Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 111 2.5 0.125
       
Household population 4357 99.5 0.972
Group quarters population 24 0.5 0.028
       
Average household size 2.3 (X) 2.59
Average family size 2.89 (X) 3.14
       
Total housing units 2028    
Occupied housing units 1895 93.4 0.91
Owner-occupied housing units 1498 79.1 0.662
Renter-occupied housing units 397 20.9 0.338
Vacant housing units 133 6.6 0.09
       
Social Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
Population 25 years and over 3072    
High school graduate or higher 2492 81.1 0.804
Bachelor’s degree or higher 368 12 0.244
Civilian veterans (civilian population 18 years and over) 515 15.4 0.127
Disability status (population 5 years and over) 799 19.5 0.193
Foreign born 69 1.6 0.111
Male, Now married, except separated (population 15 years and over) 1018 59.9 0.567
Female, Now married, except separated (population 15 years and over) 1073 59 0.521
Speak a language other than English at home (population 5 years and over) 149 3.6 0.179
       
Economic Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
In labor force (population 16 years and over) 2047 59.8 0.639
Mean travel time to work in minutes (workers 16 years and older) 18 (X) 25.5
Median household income in 1999 (dollars) 36765 (X) 41994
Median family income in 1999 (dollars) 46325 (X) 50046
Per capita income in 1999 (dollars) 19235 (X) 21587
Families below poverty level 101 8.3 0.092
Individuals below poverty level 396 9.1 0.124
       
Housing Characteristics Number Percent U.S.
Single-family owner-occupied homes 1298    
Median value (dollars) 77800 (X) 119600
Median of selected monthly owner costs (X) (X)  
With a mortgage (dollars) 911 (X) 1088
Not mortgaged (dollars) 286 (X) 295
(X) Not applicable.      
         

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Summary File 1 (SF 1) and Summary File 3 (SF 3)

 

 

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