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Benton City, Illinois Demographics Analysis

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Benton City, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Benton City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 183

5 to 9 years : 217

10 to 14 years : 224

15 to 17 years : 170

18 and 19 years : 55

20 years : 73

21 years : 77

22 to 24 years : 91

25 to 29 years : 260

30 to 34 years : 226

35 to 39 years : 157

40 to 44 years : 237

45 to 49 years : 268

50 to 54 years : 231

55 to 59 years : 150

60 and 61 years : 67

62 to 64 years : 91

65 and 66 years : 75

67 to 69 years : 95

70 to 74 years : 59

75 to 79 years : 114

80 to 84 years : 85

85 years and over : 87

Female:

Under 5 years : 133

5 to 9 years : 248

10 to 14 years : 224

15 to 17 years : 50

18 and 19 years : 42

20 years : 119

21 years : 63

22 to 24 years : 131

25 to 29 years : 261

30 to 34 years : 185

35 to 39 years : 115

40 to 44 years : 216

45 to 49 years : 225

50 to 54 years : 215

55 to 59 years : 269

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 107

65 and 66 years : 83

67 to 69 years : 70

70 to 74 years : 179

75 to 79 years : 170

80 to 84 years : 231

85 years and over : 310


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Benton City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,618

Multiple ancestry : 2,309

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 117

Ancestry not reported : 938


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Benton City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,958

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 14

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 10

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Benton City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 316

5 to 17 years : 1,133

18 to 24 years : 651

25 to 34 years : 932

35 to 44 years : 725

45 to 54 years : 939

55 to 59 years : 419

60 and 61 years : 111

62 to 64 years : 198

65 to 74 years : 561

75 years and over : 997

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 290

5 to 17 years : 1,024

18 to 24 years : 576

25 to 34 years : 612

35 to 44 years : 590

45 to 54 years : 731

55 to 59 years : 355

60 and 61 years : 100

62 to 64 years : 179

65 to 74 years : 383

75 years and over : 765

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 26

5 to 17 years : 109

18 to 24 years : 75

25 to 34 years : 320

35 to 44 years : 135

45 to 54 years : 208

55 to 59 years : 50

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 168

75 years and over : 232

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Benton City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,731

Female : 2,874

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 551

Female : 802

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 14

Foreign born:

Male : 10

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Benton City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 5,477

Born in other state in the United States : 1,274

Native: born outside the United States : 14

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Benton City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,073

Now married, except separated : 2,081

Divorced : 629

Separated : 167

Widowed : 553

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 131

Now married, except separated : 495

Divorced : 467

Separated : 0

Widowed : 133

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 14

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 10

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Benton City, Illinois)

Speak only English : 6,623

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Benton City, Illinois

  • German: 1,124   (19.0%)
  • English: 1,031   (17.5%)
  • United States Or American: 1,028   (17.4%)
  • Irish: 860   (14.6%)
  • Other Groups: 456   (7.7%)
  • Italian: 271   (4.6%)
  • Dutch: 193   (3.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 162   (2.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 141   (2.4%)
  • Polish: 132   (2.2%)
  • Russian: 91   (1.5%)
  • Scottish: 87   (1.5%)
  • Welsh: 43   (0.7%)
  • Hungarian: 39   (0.7%)
  • European: 37   (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 37   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 23   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 22   (0.4%)
  • Bulgarian: 19   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 15   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Swedish: 14   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 12   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 10   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 8   (0.1%)
  • British: 7   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 6   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Benton City, Illinois is 6,982



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Benton City, Illinois: 3,292
Female Population in Benton City, Illinois: 3,690


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Benton City, Illinois: 37.1
Median Female Resident Age in Benton City, Illinois: 46.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Benton City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

42.2

Male

37.9

Female

46.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

20.5

Male

16.5

Female

21.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.0

Male

30.0

Female

50.5

Asian


Both sexes

31.5

Male

29.0

Female

34.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

20.0

Male

18.5

Female

22.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.5

Male

17.5

Female

15.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.5

Male

21.5

Female

21.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.3

Male

37.9

Female

46.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Benton City, Illinois


  • White: 6,775
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 120
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 37
  • Two or More Races: 50



(updated 2013)













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