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Demographics Analysis

The people of Mason 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
(Mason County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 420

5 to 9 years : 485

10 to 14 years : 509

15 to 17 years : 345

18 and 19 years : 182

20 years : 58

21 years : 67

22 to 24 years : 260

25 to 29 years : 341

30 to 34 years : 401

35 to 39 years : 514

40 to 44 years : 504

45 to 49 years : 565

50 to 54 years : 572

55 to 59 years : 491

60 and 61 years : 244

62 to 64 years : 213

65 and 66 years : 116

67 to 69 years : 177

70 to 74 years : 336

75 to 79 years : 223

80 to 84 years : 217

85 years and over : 93

Female:

Under 5 years : 440

5 to 9 years : 520

10 to 14 years : 452

15 to 17 years : 331

18 and 19 years : 161

20 years : 72

21 years : 74

22 to 24 years : 252

25 to 29 years : 333

30 to 34 years : 375

35 to 39 years : 496

40 to 44 years : 485

45 to 49 years : 620

50 to 54 years : 596

55 to 59 years : 411

60 and 61 years : 270

62 to 64 years : 323

65 and 66 years : 143

67 to 69 years : 175

70 to 74 years : 393

75 to 79 years : 268

80 to 84 years : 258

85 years and over : 294


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Mason County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,025

Multiple ancestry : 3,656

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 243

Ancestry not reported : 2,151


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 14,714

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 98

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 171

Not a U.S. citizen : 92


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Mason County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 860

5 to 17 years : 2,642

18 to 24 years : 1,126

25 to 34 years : 1,450

35 to 44 years : 1,999

45 to 54 years : 2,353

55 to 59 years : 902

60 and 61 years : 514

62 to 64 years : 536

65 to 74 years : 1,340

75 years and over : 1,353

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 815

5 to 17 years : 2,380

18 to 24 years : 952

25 to 34 years : 1,238

35 to 44 years : 1,538

45 to 54 years : 1,888

55 to 59 years : 767

60 and 61 years : 422

62 to 64 years : 409

65 to 74 years : 1,098

75 years and over : 1,174

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 45

5 to 17 years : 230

18 to 24 years : 134

25 to 34 years : 200

35 to 44 years : 331

45 to 54 years : 372

55 to 59 years : 117

60 and 61 years : 85

62 to 64 years : 118

65 to 74 years : 222

75 years and over : 179

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 6

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 12

35 to 44 years : 36

45 to 54 years : 32

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 : 26

18 to 24 years : 28

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 94

45 to 54 years : 61

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 20

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Mason County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,240

Female : 6,441

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 919

Female : 1,114

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 84

Female : 14

Foreign born:

Male : 90

Female : 173


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Mason County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 12,536

Born in other state in the United States : 1,995

Native: born outside the United States : 92

Foreign born : 129


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,248

Now married, except separated : 5,820

Divorced : 1,028

Separated : 136

Widowed : 827

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 285

Now married, except separated : 1,124

Divorced : 186

Separated : 11

Widowed : 233

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 18

Now married, except separated : 68

Divorced : 12

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 62

Now married, except separated : 176

Divorced : 8

Separated : 7

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 13,838

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 121

Speak English less than "very well" : 101

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 40

Speak English less than "very well" : 22

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 21

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Mason County, Illinois

  • German: 4,549   (32.9%)
  • United States Or American: 1,857   (13.4%)
  • English: 1,829   (13.2%)
  • Irish: 1,617   (11.7%)
  • Other Groups: 1,170   (8.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 455   (3.3%)
  • Dutch: 417   (3.0%)
  • European: 398   (2.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 226   (1.6%)
  • Scottish: 221   (1.6%)
  • Swedish: 219   (1.6%)
  • Italian: 192   (1.4%)
  • Polish: 160   (1.2%)
  • Norwegian: 102   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 93   (0.7%)
  • Swiss: 42   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 39   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 33   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 21   (0.2%)
  • Albanian: 20   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 19   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 19   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 17   (0.1%)
  • British: 17   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 17   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 14   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 12   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 11   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 7   (0.1%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 7   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 7   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Turkish: 4   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Mason County, Illinois is 15,075



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Mason County, Illinois: 7,333
Female Population in Mason County, Illinois: 7,742


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Mason County, Illinois: 40.7
Median Female Resident Age in Mason County, Illinois: 43.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Mason County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

44.3

Male

43.5

Female

45.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.5

Male

33.5

Female

27.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.5

Male

28.5

Female

39.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.0

Male

23.0

Female

39.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

35.8

Male

35.3

Female

48.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.4

Male

20.7

Female

22.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.3

Male

30.4

Female

27.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.4

Male

43.6

Female

45.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Mason County, Illinois


  • White: 14,752
  • African American: 16
  • American Indian: 32
  • Asian: 158
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 46
  • Two or More Races: 71



(updated 2013)













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