|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Basco is 78. Basco, Illinois is the 18,524th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Basco was in 2000, when its population was 107. In 2000, Basco was the 18,362nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 18,524th largest city in the US. Basco is currently 27.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Basco has shrunk 27.1% since the year 2000. Basco, Illinois's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|18518||St. George, Alaska||79||-46.9%|
|18520||Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico||79||41.0%|
|18528||Epping, North Dakota||78||-1.2%|
|18530||Hickory Valley, Tennessee||78||-42.6%|
The total voting age population of Basco, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 74. The voting age population is 56.8% male and 43.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.7% of the residents of Basco are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Basco are 94.4% White, 3.3% Two or more races and 2.2% Black. Additionally, 3.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Basco, 17.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 50.0%. On a per-household basis, 13.8% of families are below the poverty line in Basco.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.8% of Basco residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 100.0% of Basco residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.8% have a bachelor's degree and 0.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Basco residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% 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.
In Basco, 12.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Basco is $42,000.
In Basco, 89.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 10.9% of housing units in Basco.
Of all the housing units in Basco, 77.8% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Basco is $-1,333,333,334.
In Basco, 34.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.