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Ford County, Illinois Demographics Analysis


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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ford County, 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
(Ford County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 488

5 to 9 years : 462

10 to 14 years : 530

15 to 17 years : 302

18 and 19 years : 197

20 years : 140

21 years : 79

22 to 24 years : 199

25 to 29 years : 338

30 to 34 years : 399

35 to 39 years : 361

40 to 44 years : 509

45 to 49 years : 550

50 to 54 years : 509

55 to 59 years : 499

60 and 61 years : 131

62 to 64 years : 189

65 and 66 years : 110

67 to 69 years : 157

70 to 74 years : 234

75 to 79 years : 123

80 to 84 years : 182

85 years and over : 161

Female:

Under 5 years : 407

5 to 9 years : 419

10 to 14 years : 469

15 to 17 years : 331

18 and 19 years : 151

20 years : 49

21 years : 126

22 to 24 years : 193

25 to 29 years : 344

30 to 34 years : 336

35 to 39 years : 382

40 to 44 years : 549

45 to 49 years : 555

50 to 54 years : 526

55 to 59 years : 399

60 and 61 years : 192

62 to 64 years : 194

65 and 66 years : 144

67 to 69 years : 196

70 to 74 years : 277

75 to 79 years : 236

80 to 84 years : 279

85 years and over : 365


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ford County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 7,803

Multiple ancestry : 4,214

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 83

Ancestry not reported : 1,868


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Ford County, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 13,673

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 3

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 72

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 114

Not a U.S. citizen : 106


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ford County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 895

5 to 17 years : 2,513

18 to 24 years : 1,134

25 to 34 years : 1,417

35 to 44 years : 1,801

45 to 54 years : 2,140

55 to 59 years : 898

60 and 61 years : 323

62 to 64 years : 383

65 to 74 years : 1,118

75 years and over : 1,346

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 813

5 to 17 years : 2,215

18 to 24 years : 972

25 to 34 years : 1,132

35 to 44 years : 1,371

45 to 54 years : 1,592

55 to 59 years : 677

60 and 61 years : 228

62 to 64 years : 327

65 to 74 years : 853

75 years and over : 946

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 61

5 to 17 years : 286

18 to 24 years : 139

25 to 34 years : 239

35 to 44 years : 381

45 to 54 years : 504

55 to 59 years : 182

60 and 61 years : 77

62 to 64 years : 46

65 to 74 years : 246

75 years and over : 386

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 2

18 to 24 years : 9

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 3

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 17 years : 10

18 to 24 years : 14

25 to 34 years : 43

35 to 44 years : 49

45 to 54 years : 8

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 19

75 years and over : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ford County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 5,560

Female : 5,566

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,157

Female : 1,390

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 16

Female : 59

Foreign born:

Male : 116

Female : 104


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ford County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 10,856

Born in other state in the United States : 2,502

Native: born outside the United States : 75

Foreign born : 151


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Ford County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,744

Now married, except separated : 4,865

Divorced : 1,048

Separated : 129

Widowed : 815

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 358

Now married, except separated : 1,415

Divorced : 280

Separated : 30

Widowed : 237

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 60

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3

Foreign born:

Never married : 55

Now married, except separated : 125

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 12,729

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 141

Speak English less than "very well" : 71

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

German:

Speak English "very well" : 37

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 30

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ford County, Illinois

  • German: 5,089   (36.3%)
  • Irish: 1,840   (13.1%)
  • English: 1,737   (12.4%)
  • United States Or American: 1,045   (7.5%)
  • Other Groups: 830   (5.9%)
  • Swedish: 715   (5.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 509   (3.6%)
  • Norwegian: 333   (2.4%)
  • Dutch: 314   (2.2%)
  • Italian: 305   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 284   (2.0%)
  • Polish: 150   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 140   (1.0%)
  • Danish: 98   (0.7%)
  • French Canadian: 94   (0.7%)
  • British: 64   (0.5%)
  • Swiss: 61   (0.4%)
  • European: 54   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 50   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 41   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 40   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 39   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 21   (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 18   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 18   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 17   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 9   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 8   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Finnish: 7   (0.0%)
  • Macedonian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Slovene: 5   (0.0%)
  • Slovak: 5   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 2   (0.0%)
  • Arab: 1   (0.0%)
  • Canadian: 1   (0.0%)
  • Russian: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ford County, Illinois is 13,968



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ford County, Illinois: 6,849
Female Population in Ford County, Illinois: 7,119


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ford County, Illinois: 38.9
Median Female Resident Age in Ford County, Illinois: 42.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ford County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

43.0

Male

40.9

Female

45.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

27.4

Male

27.0

Female

27.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

22.5

Male

16.5

Female

30.5

Asian


Both sexes

34.3

Male

37.0

Female

31.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.0

Male

23.8

Female

17.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.3

Male

19.0

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.8

Male

22.3

Female

26.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.2

Male

41.2

Female

45.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Ford County, Illinois


  • White: 13,584
  • African American: 221
  • American Indian: 13
  • Asian: 42
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 55
  • Two or More Races: 53



(updated 2013)













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