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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Anchor is 159. Anchor, Illinois is the 17,162nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Anchor was in 1990, when its population was 178. In 1990, Anchor was the 17,086th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 17,162nd largest city in the US. Anchor is currently 10.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Anchor has shrunk 9.1% since the year 2000. Anchor, Illinois is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 73% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|17225||New Grand Chain||156||-32.7%|
|17158||St. Johns, Illinois||160||-26.6%|
|17163||Burke, New York||159||-25.3%|
The total voting age population of Anchor, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 123. The voting age population is 47.2% male and 52.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.5% of the residents of Anchor are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Anchor are 97.3% White, 2.2% Two or more races and 0.5% American Indian.
In Anchor, 19.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 32.8%. On a per-household basis, 16.7% of families are below the poverty line in Anchor.
Among those aged 16 and older, 74.6% of Anchor residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.7% of Anchor residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.6% have a bachelor's degree and 4.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Anchor residents aged 5 and older, 3.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Anchor is 2.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Anchor, 3.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Anchor is $60,500.
In Anchor, 85.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 14.5% of housing units in Anchor.
Of all the housing units in Anchor, 30.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Anchor, 1.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Anchor is $910.
In Anchor, 66.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.