|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Albion is 1,921. Albion, Illinois is the 7,764th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Albion was in 1990, when its population was 2,173. In 1990, Albion was the 6,614th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,764th largest city in the US. Albion is currently 11.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Albion has shrunk 0.7% since the year 2000. Albion, Illinois's growth is about average. 59% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7758||New Athens, Illinois||1,925||-2.8%|
|7761||Merrionette Park, Illinois||1,923||-3.9%|
The total voting age population of Albion, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,541. The voting age population is 46.4% male and 53.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.8% of the residents of Albion are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Albion are 94.2% White, 1.8% Black, 1.7% American Indian, 1.7% Two or more races and 0.6% Asian. Additionally, 2.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Albion, 11.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.7%. On a per-household basis, 10.7% of families are below the poverty line in Albion.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.5% of Albion residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.0% of Albion residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.6% have a bachelor's degree and 4.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Albion residents aged 5 and older, 2.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Albion is 7.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Albion, 7.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Albion is $41,184.
In Albion, 68.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.0% of housing units in Albion.
Of all the housing units in Albion, 21.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Albion, 3.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Albion is $559.
In Albion, 75.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.