RightDataUSA

Decatur, IL Metro Area


[Sort counties by population]

 


Click here to view election data for Decatur, IL Metro Area

2022 population: 101,483   ( 9,285 from 2010)
Land area: 580.6 square miles
Population density: 174.8 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:75,306 74.21% 13.3%
Black:18,51218.24% 3.3%
Indian:2120.21% 6.5%
Asian:1,2601.24% 11.2%
2+ races:3,4243.37% 38.0%
Hispanic:2,7692.73% 33.6%
Total non-White:26,17725.79% 9.3%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:2,738 13.2
Deaths:3,13415.1
Net Migration: -2,305-11.1
Net Immigration: 1830.9
Change in White population:-11,516 -10.4
Change in Non-White pop.:2,231 2.0




Race Breakdown with Components of Population Change

[Display all years]

Year:
Total population:
White:
Black:
Indian:
Asian:
2+ races:
Hispanic:
Total non-White:

2010
110,768
86,82278.38%
17,91616.17%
1990.18%
1,1331.02%
2,4812.24%
2,0721.87%
23,94621.62%

2000
114,706
95,12882.93%
16,03613.98%
1800.16%
6680.58%
1,4571.27%
1,1200.98%
19,57817.07%

1990
117,206
101,72586.79%
14,08712.02%
1510.13%
5270.45%
n/a
7160.61%
15,48113.21%

1980
131,375
116,32588.54%
13,76210.48%
2290.17%
4390.33%
n/a
5920.45%
15,05011.46%

1970
125,010
114,11091.28%
9,8127.85%
640.05%
1170.09%
n/a
8590.69%
10,900 8.72%

Decade:
Components:
Births:
Deaths:
Net Migration:
Net Immigration:
Change in White population:
Change in Non-White pop.:

2000's
NumberRate
13,075 11.4
10,9729.6
-8,421-7.3
3810.3
-8,306 -7.2
4,368 3.8
1990's
NumberRate
16,203 13.8
12,17110.4
-8,947-7.6
3570.3
-6,597 -5.6
4,097 3.5
1980's
NumberRate
18,053 13.7
11,721 8.9
-20,035 -15.3
n/a
-14,600 -11.1
431 0.3
1970's
NumberRate
n/a
n/a
-4,156 -3.3
n/a
2,215 1.8
4,150 3.3

Age, Family & Household Data for Decatur, IL Metro Area

[Display all years]

Year:
 
Median Age:
Under 18:
Voting Age Population:
Over 65:
Households:
Persons Per HH:
Families (%HH):
Married Couples (%Fams):
Single Mothers (%Fams):
Non-Family (%HH):

2022
NumberPercent
40.7
23,232 22.9%
78,251 77.1%
21,037 20.7%
43,362
2.31
25,686 59.2%
19,409 75.6%
2,657 10.3%
17,676 40.8%

2010
NumberPercent
40.3
25,284 22.8%
85,484 77.2%
18,142 16.4%
45,855
2.33
29,326 64.0%
20,945 71.4%
4,116 14.0%
16,529 36.0%

2000
NumberPercent
37.8
28,144 24.5%
86,562 75.5%
17,587 15.3%
46,518
2.39
31,083 66.8%
23,655 76.1%
3,779 12.2%
15,435 33.2%

1990
NumberPercent
35.0
30,460 26.0%
86,746 74.0%
17,009 14.5%
46,068
2.48
32,601 70.8%
26,247 80.5%
3,321 10.2%
13,467 29.2%

1980
NumberPercent
30.4
38,275 29.1%
93,100 70.9%
15,245 11.6%
48,291
2.67
35,849 74.2%
30,216 84.3%
3,015 8.4%
12,442 25.8%

2022 Housing Data for Decatur, IL Metro Area

Housing Data
 Number%
Housing Units49,757 
Median Value$119,800 
Occupied43,36287.1%
Vacant6,39512.9%
Owned29,89068.9%
Rented13,47231.1%
Median Rent$774 
Single-Family Units39,76779.9%
    Detached38,90778.2%
    Attached8601.7%
Buldings with 5+ Units6,99214.1%
Mobile Homes1,2252.5%

2022 Income & Employment Data for Decatur, IL Metro Area

Household Income
RangeNumber%
Less than $10,0002,9756.9%
$10,000 to $14,9992,0164.6%
$15,000 to $19,9991,4193.3%
$20,000 to $24,9991,9434.5%
$25,000 to $29,9991,9064.4%
$30,000 to $34,9991,9804.6%
$35,000 to $39,9991,9164.4%
$40,000 to $44,9992,1324.9%
$45,000 to $49,9992,3615.4%
$50,000 to $59,9993,1467.3%
$60,000 to $74,9994,1169.5%
$75,000 to $99,9996,10014.1%
$100,000 to $124,9993,8628.9%
$125,000 to $149,9992,5765.9%
$150,000 to $199,9992,2615.2%
$200,000 or more2,6536.1%
Median Household Income59,622 
Per Capita Income34,644 
Cost of Living Index   (100 = average)
Compared to U.S.81 
Welfare Households
 Number%
SSI2,3615.4%
Public Assistance1,0592.4%
Public Asst. or Food Stamps7,80018.0%
Labor Force, Ages 25-64
 Number%
Employed40,63067.5%
Unemployed3,2705.4%
In Armed Forces210.0%
Total Labor Force43,92172.9%
Not in Labor Force16,31027.1%
Real Unemployment Rate 32.5%
Class of Worker
 MaleFemale% Male
Private Sector17,70714,35655.2%
Non-Profit1,2953,01830.0%
Self-Employed1,6051,19057.4%
Local Government1,3072,27336.5%
State Government78590546.4%
Federal Government19526042.9%
Total Private + Self19,31215,54655.4%
Total Non-Profit + Govt.3,5826,45635.7%
Total22,89422,00251.0%
Pct. Govt.12.8%  
Occupation
 Number%
Management, Business, Science, Arts6,58914.7%
Sales and Office Occupations9,95622.2%
Professional, Technical9,10420.3%
Service Occupations7,49216.7%
Farming, Forestry, Fishing2880.6%
All others11,78726.2%
White Collar 57.1%
Industry
 Number%
Manufacturing8,37718.6%
Health care and social assistance6,45314.4%
Retail trade5,00111.1%
Educational services4,0579.0%
Accommodation and food services3,3117.4%
Other services2,3145.2%
Construction2,1174.7%
Public administration1,8814.2%
Transportation and warehousing1,7944.0%
Finance and insurance1,6923.8%
Administrative, support, waste mgmt.1,5633.5%
Professional, scientific, technical1,3593.0%
Wholesale trade1,1862.6%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting9262.1%
Real estate and rental and leasing7541.7%
Arts, entertainment, recreation7431.7%
Utilities6761.5%
Information5701.3%
Management1510.3%
Mining, quarrying, oil/gas extraction30.0%

2022 Ancestry, Citizenship & Language Data for Decatur, IL Metro Area

Hispanic Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Mexican1,6351.58%
Puerto Rican2330.23%
Cuban1050.10%
Dominican120.01%
Total Central American600.06%
Costa Rican00.00%
Guatemalan530.05%
Honduran00.00%
Nicaraguan00.00%
Panamanian00.00%
Salvadoran70.01%
Other Central American00.00%
Total South American4050.39%
Argentinean00.00%
Bolivian2560.25%
Chilean380.04%
Colombian430.04%
Ecuadorian150.01%
Paraguayan00.00%
Peruvian00.00%
Uruguayan110.01%
Venezuelan420.04%
Other South American00.00%
Other Hispanic1640.16%
Asian Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Indian3550.34%
Filipino3130.30%
Vietnamese1750.17%
Chinese1490.14%
Korean1210.12%
Japanese420.04%
Thai240.02%
Indonesian150.01%
Language Spoken at Home
LanguageNumber%
English93,13795.8%
Spanish1,9262.0%
Other Indo-European5030.5%
German, other Germanic3140.3%
Tagalog2930.3%
Other2510.3%
Other Asian1570.2%
Vietnamese1550.2%
Korean1440.1%
Ancestry
CountryNumber%
German20,47519.8%
English11,25310.9%
Irish11,12310.7%
American7,5837.3%
French1,8921.8%
Italian1,8711.8%
European1,7081.6%
Polish1,6451.6%
Scottish1,6151.6%
Dutch1,0341.0%
Scotch-Irish8710.8%
Swedish8160.8%
British7370.7%
Norwegian7070.7%
Welsh5450.5%
Citizenship & Nativity
 Number%
U.S. citizen102,04598.6%
Not a citizen1,4971.4%
Native100,96197.5%
Foreign-born2,5812.5%

2022 Educational Attainment Data for Decatur, IL Metro Area

Educational Attainment, Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years9-12 YearsH.S. Grad or GEDSome CollegeBach. DegreeGrad Degree
1,397 2.0%4,039 5.7%26,398 37.0%22,445 31.5%11,357 15.9%5,667 7.9%
  Average years of education: 13.3
Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years 1,397 2.0%
9-12 Years 4,039 5.7%
H.S. Grad or GED 26,398 37.0%
Some College 22,445 31.5%
Bach. Degree 11,357 15.9%
Grad Degree 5,667 7.9%
Average years of education: 13.3

Source for the above data: U.S. Census Bureau / American Community Survey (5 year-estimates)


Historical Labor Force Data for Decatur, IL Metro Area

Labor Force Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
YearLabor
Force
EmployedUnemployedUnemp.
Rate
State
Avg.
1990 120,110 112,376 7,734 6.4%
1991 122,216 112,194 10,022 8.2%
1992 123,396 112,652 10,744 8.7%
1993 121,744 111,242 10,502 8.6%
1994 121,142 112,378 8,764 7.2%
1995 121,120 112,842 8,278 6.8%
1996 120,728 111,888 8,840 7.3%
1997 120,070 112,866 7,204 6.0%
1998 118,658 113,044 5,614 4.7%
1999 121,988 116,650 5,338 4.4%
2000 112,048 106,454 5,594 5.0%
2001 107,802 101,226 6,576 6.1%
2002 105,158 97,160 7,998 7.6%
2003 103,436 95,536 7,900 7.6%
2004 104,148 97,120 7,028 6.7%
2005 106,302 99,926 6,376 6.0%
2006 107,470 101,796 5,674 5.3%
2007 108,786 102,600 6,186 5.7%
2008 109,020 101,442 7,578 7.0%
2009 109,362 96,714 12,648 11.6%
2010 110,834 98,434 12,400 11.2%
2011 110,438 99,448 10,990 10.0%
2012 108,680 97,888 10,792 9.9%
2013 105,376 93,524 11,852 11.2%
2014 102,204 93,454 8,750 8.6%
2015 101,866 94,760 7,106 7.0%
2016 101,564 94,860 6,704 6.6%
2017 99,330 93,830 5,500 5.5%
2018 100,064 94,550 5,514 5.5%
2019 97,546 92,648 4,898 5.0%
2020 94,354 85,024 9,330 9.9%
2021 93,018 85,848 7,170 7.7%
2022 91,118 86,072 5,046 5.5%
Link: Information about the TRUE unemployment rate from shadowstats.com