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Washington County, Illinois Demographics Analysis


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Demographics Analysis

The people of Washington 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
(Washington County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 445

5 to 9 years : 450

10 to 14 years : 462

15 to 17 years : 357

18 and 19 years : 190

20 years : 55

21 years : 81

22 to 24 years : 310

25 to 29 years : 426

30 to 34 years : 370

35 to 39 years : 506

40 to 44 years : 520

45 to 49 years : 618

50 to 54 years : 652

55 to 59 years : 488

60 and 61 years : 162

62 to 64 years : 210

65 and 66 years : 123

67 to 69 years : 161

70 to 74 years : 276

75 to 79 years : 171

80 to 84 years : 139

85 years and over : 167

Female:

Under 5 years : 419

5 to 9 years : 401

10 to 14 years : 483

15 to 17 years : 339

18 and 19 years : 190

20 years : 41

21 years : 100

22 to 24 years : 293

25 to 29 years : 377

30 to 34 years : 389

35 to 39 years : 422

40 to 44 years : 563

45 to 49 years : 620

50 to 54 years : 577

55 to 59 years : 422

60 and 61 years : 292

62 to 64 years : 130

65 and 66 years : 141

67 to 69 years : 159

70 to 74 years : 317

75 to 79 years : 245

80 to 84 years : 183

85 years and over : 283


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Washington County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,002

Multiple ancestry : 4,344

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 53

Ancestry not reported : 1,326


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 14,492

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 19

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 80

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 61

Not a U.S. citizen : 73


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Washington County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 864

5 to 17 years : 2,492

18 to 24 years : 1,260

25 to 34 years : 1,562

35 to 44 years : 2,011

45 to 54 years : 2,467

55 to 59 years : 910

60 and 61 years : 454

62 to 64 years : 340

65 to 74 years : 1,177

75 years and over : 1,188

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 812

5 to 17 years : 2,086

18 to 24 years : 1,080

25 to 34 years : 1,349

35 to 44 years : 1,604

45 to 54 years : 1,992

55 to 59 years : 706

60 and 61 years : 348

62 to 64 years : 264

65 to 74 years : 922

75 years and over : 970

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 50

5 to 17 years : 357

18 to 24 years : 173

25 to 34 years : 162

35 to 44 years : 356

45 to 54 years : 418

55 to 59 years : 201

60 and 61 years : 106

62 to 64 years : 72

65 to 74 years : 246

75 years and over : 218

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 17

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 2

35 to 44 years : 49

45 to 54 years : 29

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 : 2

5 to 17 years : 32

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 49

35 to 44 years : 2

45 to 54 years : 28

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Washington County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,086

Female : 6,047

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,124

Female : 1,235

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 79

Female : 20

Foreign born:

Male : 50

Female : 84


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Washington County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 11,942

Born in other state in the United States : 2,282

Native: born outside the United States : 66

Foreign born : 54


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,398

Now married, except separated : 5,893

Divorced : 701

Separated : 107

Widowed : 706

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 425

Now married, except separated : 1,334

Divorced : 156

Separated : 16

Widowed : 133

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 11

Now married, except separated : 46

Divorced : 21

Separated : 4

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 19

Now married, except separated : 89

Divorced : 6

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 13,422

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 118

Speak English less than "very well" : 27

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 43

German:

Speak English "very well" : 38

Speak English less than "very well" : 19

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 55

Speak English less than "very well" : 50

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 33

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 26


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Washington County, Illinois

  • German: 6,945   (45.6%)
  • Polish: 2,040   (13.4%)
  • United States Or American: 1,421   (9.3%)
  • Irish: 1,256   (8.3%)
  • English: 1,002   (6.6%)
  • Other Groups: 726   (4.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 392   (2.6%)
  • Italian: 275   (1.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 200   (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 194   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 187   (1.2%)
  • European: 115   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 76   (0.5%)
  • Swedish: 56   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 53   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 48   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 37   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 24   (0.2%)
  • Australian: 20   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 19   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 15   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 12   (0.1%)
  • British: 11   (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 9   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 8   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 6   (0.0%)
  • Russian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Danish: 5   (0.0%)
  • French Canadian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Albanian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Iranian: 2   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Austrian: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Washington County, Illinois is 14,725



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Washington County, Illinois: 7,339
Female Population in Washington County, Illinois: 7,386


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Washington County, Illinois: 40.1
Median Female Resident Age in Washington County, Illinois: 41.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Washington County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

42.7

Male

42.0

Female

43.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

17.6

Male

21.5

Female

13.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

52.0

Male

55.3

Female

18.5

Asian


Both sexes

28.5

Male

13.0

Female

36.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

47.5

Male

47.5

Female

43.0

Other


Both sexes

23.5

Male

23.0

Female

30.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.2

Male

13.2

Female

17.6

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.8

Male

24.7

Female

19.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.9

Male

42.1

Female

43.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Washington County, Illinois


  • White: 14,344
  • African American: 136
  • American Indian: 48
  • Asian: 91
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 53
  • Two or More Races: 53



(updated 2013)



The population density in Washington County, Illinois is 26 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Washington County, Illinois

Washington County: 86
         Asia: 14.0%
         Europe: 58.1%
         Latin America: 17.4%

Illinois: 1,529,058
         Asia: 23.5%
         Europe: 25.5%
         Latin America: 47.8%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Washington County, Illinois due to commuting is -2,445 (-16.6%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Washington County, Illinois

Male:

 

Never Married

12.48%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

30.79%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.41%

Other

0.39%

Widowed

1.55%

Divorced

3.55%

Female:

 

Never Married

8.60%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

30.64%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.27%

Other

0.29%

Widowed

7.15%

Divorced

3.88%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Washington County, Illinois

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

0.0%

Inside Urban Clusters

20.71%

Rural:

 

Farm

9.45%

Nonfarm

69.84%

(updated 2010)



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