U.S. Beacon July 19, 2024

Decatur, IL

Macon County, Illinois

Latitude: 39.851636     Longitude: -88.944228
Population 77,836 (2005)
Elevation of Decatur, Illinois: 716 feet



General Demographic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1718823, place: Decatur city, Illinois)

Total Population: 81,860
Male: 38,303 (46.79%)
Female: 43,557 (53.21%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 5,479 (6.69%)
5 to 9 years: 5,600 (6.84%)
10 to 14 years: 5,407 (6.61%)
15 to 19 years: 5,945 (7.26%)
20 to 24 years: 6,322 (7.72%)
25 to 34 years: 9,887 (12.08%)
35 to 44 years: 11,368 (13.89%)
45 to 54 years: 11,050 (13.5%)
55 to 59 years: 3,992 (4.88%)
60 to 64 years: 3,411 (4.17%)
65 to 74 years: 6,685 (8.17%)
75 to 84 years: 4,932 (6.02%)
85 years and over: 1,782 (2.18%)

Median age: 37.2 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 62,231 (76.02%)
21 years and over: 57,878 (70.7%)
62 years and over: 15,388 (18.8%)
65 years and over: 13,399 (16.37%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 62,231 (76.02%)
--Male: 28,396 (34.69%)
--Female: 33,835 (41.33%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 13,399 (16.37%)
--Male: 5,187 (6.34%)
--Female: 8,212 (10.03%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 80,509 (98.35%)
--White: 62,993 (76.95%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 978 (1.19%)
--Black or African American: 15,940 (19.47%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 141 (0.17%)
--Asian: 540 (0.66%)
----Asian Indian: 133 (0.16%)
----Chinese: 98 (0.12%)
----Filipino: 106 (0.13%)
----Japanese: 48 (0.06%)
----Korean: 54 (0.07%)
----Vietnamese: 46 (0.06%)
----Other Asian: 55 (0.07%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 15 (0.02%)
----Native Hawaiian: 4 (0%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 1 (0%)
----Samoan: 4 (0%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 6 (0.01%)
--Some other race: 354 (0.43%)
Two or more Races: 1,351 (1.65%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 978 (1.19%)
--Mexican: 525 (0.64%)
--Puerto Rican: 81 (0.1%)
--Cuban: 35 (0.04%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 337 (0.41%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 80,882 (98.81%)
--White Alone: 62,993 (76.95%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 78,412 (95.79%)
--Householder: 34,086 (41.64%)
--Spouse: 15,021 (18.35%)
--Child: 21,866 (26.71%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 17,402 (21.26%)
--Other relatives: 3,245 (3.96%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 1,652 (2.02%)
--Nonrelatives: 4,194 (5.12%)
----Unmarried partner: 1,812 (2.21%)
Living in group quarters: 3,448 (4.21%)
--Institutionalized Population: 1,590 (1.94%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 1,858 (2.27%)
Total households: 34,086
Family households (families): 21,088 (61.87%)
----With own children under 18 years: 9,394 (27.56%)
--Married-couple families: 15,021 (44.07%)
----With own children under 18 years: 5,530 (16.22%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 4,806 (14.1%)
----With own children under 18 years: 3,195 (9.37%)
Nonfamily households: 12,998 (38.13%)
--Householder living alone: 11,137 (32.67%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 4,416 (12.96%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 10,413 (30.55%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 9,393 (27.56%)
Average household size: 2.3 people
Average family size: 2.9 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 37,239
Occupied housing units: 34,086 (91.53%)
Vacant housing units: 3,153 (8.47%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 108 (0.29%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 1.9%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 11.7%
Occupied housing units: 34,086 (91.53%)
Owner occupied housing units: 22,623 (60.75%)
Renter occupied housing units: 11,463 (30.78%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 2.35 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 2.2 people

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