|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Buckner is 401. Buckner, Illinois is the 14,087th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Buckner was in 1990, when its population was 478. In 1990, Buckner was the 13,244th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,087th largest city in the US. Buckner is currently 16.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Buckner has shrunk 15.9% since the year 2000. Buckner, Illinois's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14082||Matewan, West Virginia||402||-18.7%|
|14083||Oak Grove Village, Missouri||402||0.7%|
|14084||Peachland, North Carolina||402||-28.9%|
|14085||Prairie City, Illinois||402||-12.6%|
|14086||South Mountain, Texas||402||-1.9%|
|14091||Glenburn, North Dakota||401||8.0%|
|14093||La Barge, Wyoming||401||-6.7%|
The total voting age population of Buckner, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 323. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.7% of the residents of Buckner are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Buckner are 96.9% White and 3.1% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Buckner, 21.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 47.4%. On a per-household basis, 14.9% of families are below the poverty line in Buckner.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.6% of Buckner residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.3% of Buckner residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.4% have a bachelor's degree and 4.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Buckner residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Buckner is 10.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Buckner, 16.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Buckner is $36,136.
In Buckner, 82.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 17.7% of housing units in Buckner.
Of all the housing units in Buckner, 47.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Buckner, 9.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Buckner is $733.
In Buckner, 76.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.