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Murphysboro City, Illinois Demographics Analysis

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Murphysboro 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
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 353

5 to 9 years : 213

10 to 14 years : 361

15 to 17 years : 257

18 and 19 years : 143

20 years : 39

21 years : 123

22 to 24 years : 162

25 to 29 years : 401

30 to 34 years : 215

35 to 39 years : 186

40 to 44 years : 277

45 to 49 years : 120

50 to 54 years : 223

55 to 59 years : 226

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 123

65 and 66 years : 49

67 to 69 years : 133

70 to 74 years : 107

75 to 79 years : 85

80 to 84 years : 103

85 years and over : 44

Female:

Under 5 years : 233

5 to 9 years : 140

10 to 14 years : 213

15 to 17 years : 92

18 and 19 years : 56

20 years : 158

21 years : 268

22 to 24 years : 268

25 to 29 years : 202

30 to 34 years : 221

35 to 39 years : 293

40 to 44 years : 224

45 to 49 years : 245

50 to 54 years : 116

55 to 59 years : 250

60 and 61 years : 79

62 to 64 years : 135

65 and 66 years : 54

67 to 69 years : 177

70 to 74 years : 166

75 to 79 years : 109

80 to 84 years : 160

85 years and over : 328


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,759

Multiple ancestry : 2,040

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 60

Ancestry not reported : 1,326


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,068

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 43

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 8

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 53

Not a U.S. citizen : 13


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 586

5 to 17 years : 1,276

18 to 24 years : 1,217

25 to 34 years : 1,039

35 to 44 years : 980

45 to 54 years : 704

55 to 59 years : 476

60 and 61 years : 134

62 to 64 years : 258

65 to 74 years : 686

75 years and over : 829

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 515

5 to 17 years : 1,038

18 to 24 years : 924

25 to 34 years : 749

35 to 44 years : 613

45 to 54 years : 591

55 to 59 years : 344

60 and 61 years : 113

62 to 64 years : 205

65 to 74 years : 653

75 years and over : 702

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 71

5 to 17 years : 219

18 to 24 years : 293

25 to 34 years : 290

35 to 44 years : 320

45 to 54 years : 113

55 to 59 years : 116

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 53

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 115

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 19

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 32

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

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 : 15

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 23

75 years and over : 12


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,129

Female : 3,318

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 813

Female : 808

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 19

Female : 32

Foreign born:

Male : 37

Female : 29


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Murphysboro City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 5,097

Born in other state in the United States : 1,379

Native: born outside the United States : 19

Foreign born : 41


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,916

Now married, except separated : 2,010

Divorced : 551

Separated : 29

Widowed : 650

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 686

Now married, except separated : 451

Divorced : 151

Separated : 29

Widowed : 93

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 32

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 15

Now married, except separated : 26

Divorced : 13

Separated : 0

Widowed : 12


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 7,357

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 143

Speak English less than "very well" : 21

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 39

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Murphysboro City, Illinois

  • German: 2,929   (23.5%)
  • Other Groups: 2,825   (22.7%)
  • Irish: 1,775   (14.3%)
  • English: 944   (7.6%)
  • Italian: 649   (5.2%)
  • United States Or American: 566   (4.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 422   (3.4%)
  • Polish: 410   (3.3%)
  • Dutch: 302   (2.4%)
  • Scottish: 191   (1.5%)
  • Norwegian: 170   (1.4%)
  • Swedish: 166   (1.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 133   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 121   (1.0%)
  • European: 94   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 93   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 64   (0.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 61   (0.5%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 58   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 57   (0.5%)
  • Hungarian: 50   (0.4%)
  • British: 44   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 28   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 24   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 24   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 23   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 22   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 20   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 19   (0.2%)
  • Serbian: 18   (0.1%)
  • Israeli: 18   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 15   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 15   (0.1%)
  • Cypriot: 15   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 14   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Albanian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Bulgarian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Icelander: 7   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 5   (0.0%)
  • Finnish: 5   (0.0%)
  • Ukrainian: 4   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Murphysboro City, Illinois is 8,185



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Murphysboro City, Illinois: 3,998
Female Population in Murphysboro City, Illinois: 4,187


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Murphysboro City, Illinois: 28.7
Median Female Resident Age in Murphysboro City, Illinois: 38.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Murphysboro City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

41.7

Male

37.8

Female

45.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

26.2

Male

23.3

Female

30.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

31.0

Male

30.3

Female

39.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

29.5

Female

38.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

32.5

Male

0.0

Female

32.5

Other


Both sexes

22.0

Male

22.8

Female

18.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.7

Male

13.0

Female

12.4

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.7

Male

24.0

Female

20.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.2

Male

38.1

Female

45.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Murphysboro City, Illinois


  • White: 6,536
  • African American: 1,352
  • American Indian: 16
  • Asian: 90
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 95
  • Two or More Races: 96



(updated 2013)













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