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Mason County, Illinois; Iroquois County, Illinois; Warren County, Illinois; Clark County, Illinois; Tazewell County, Illinois; McHenry County, Illinois

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Mason County, Illinois
Iroquois County, Illinois
Warren County, Illinois
Clark County, Illinois
Tazewell County, Illinois
McHenry County, Illinois
Female persons, percent
50.7%
50.9%
50.7%
50.3%
50.8%
50.2%
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 13,359 27,114 16,844 15,441 131,803 307,774
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 14,666 29,719 17,704 16,335 135,392 308,882
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -8.9% -8.8% -4.9% -5.5% -2.7% -0.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 14,666 29,718 17,707 16,335 135,394 308,760
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.1%
5.5%
6.1%
5.9%
5.8%
5.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.8%
21.6%
21.9%
22.7%
22.7%
23.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
22.2%
21.6%
19.5%
19.9%
18.8%
14.6%
Female persons, percent
50.7%
50.9%
50.7%
50.3%
50.8%
50.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
97.3%
96.5%
92.2%
97.8%
95.9%
93.1%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.7%
1.1%
2.8%
0.5%
1.3%
1.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.5%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.6%
2.6%
0.4%
0.9%
3.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Z
0.2%
Z
Z
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.1%
1.4%
1.9%
1.1%
1.5%
1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.1%
7.2%
9.7%
1.6%
2.3%
13.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
96.4%
89.8%
83.4%
96.4%
93.9%
80.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,256 1,887 976 1,022 8,932 15,224
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 0.7% 3.2% 4.9% 1.1% 2.0% 9.6%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 7,039 13,502 7,677 7,826 58,958 119,173
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 78.0% 76.9% 75.5% 73.9% 76.5% 79.3%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $79,600 $99,500 $84,300 $87,800 $139,700 $219,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $958 $1,063 $939 $1,003 $1,214 $1,848
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $444 $460 $409 $487 $514 $761
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $636 $665 $633 $699 $731 $1,175
Building permits, 2019 4 23 8 1 126 565
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 6,027 11,779 6,690 6,774 54,613 111,812
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.25 2.35 2.42 2.31 2.40 2.74
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 88.7% 88.4% 86.1% 85.5% 88.1% 89.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 1.8% 6.8% 9.0% 1.5% 2.7% 14.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 83.5% 84.0% 86.7% 84.8% 87.6% 94.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 74.2% 77.4% 78.7% 69.7% 80.9% 90.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 88.8% 89.2% 87.7% 90.9% 92.6% 92.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 15.4% 15.4% 23.0% 17.6% 26.4% 33.7%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 11.5% 10.0% 8.4% 10.0% 7.3% 5.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.3%
7.3%
7.3%
5.8%
5.0%
6.8%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 59.3% 61.6% 62.2% 66.0% 62.1% 70.3%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 54.4% 56.8% 58.8% 60.9% 58.0% 64.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 22,533 20,631 19,917 358,486 435,670
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 36,698 105,218 48,578 20,405 388,770 D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 24,649 515,157 632,670 539,246 5,850,340 5,163,195
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 664,819 822,411 516,152 257,886 1,929,176 2,932,495
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 130,469 287,375 143,243 141,675 1,942,339 3,664,358
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $9,107 $9,828 $8,079 $8,741 $14,287 $11,892
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 26.5 23.7 19.1 23.1 21.3 33.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $45,596 $51,825 $49,607 $54,158 $62,342 $84,803
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $27,111 $26,976 $26,082 $29,887 $33,077 $38,047
Persons in poverty, percent
14.6%
9.9%
12.9%
11.1%
9.6%
5.9%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2017 272 669 374 323 2,817 7,961
Total employment, 2017 2,241 5,833 6,080 3,795 40,721 85,331
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 82,021 199,505 201,078 136,719 1,641,197 3,874,527
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 -1.5% -5.4% 3.6% -4.6% -2.8% -2.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 641 1,847 864 1,003 6,599 22,922
All firms, 2012 788 2,174 969 1,187 8,230 27,080
Men-owned firms, 2012 424 1,113 409 502 4,308 15,243
Women-owned firms, 2012 273 702 347 408 2,610 8,835
Minority-owned firms, 2012 35 116 32 F 380 2,906
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 716 1,990 893 1,146 7,533 23,462
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 F 149 31 178 885 2,133
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 703 1,940 788 918 6,845 23,969
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 27.2 26.6 32.6 32.6 208.6 511.9
Land area in square miles, 2010 539.24 1,117.32 542.41 501.42 648.97 603.17
FIPS Code 17125 17075 17187 17023 17179 17111
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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