|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bunker Hill is 1,606. Bunker Hill, Illinois is the 8,432nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Bunker Hill was in 2000, when its population was 1,807. In 2000, Bunker Hill was the 7,799th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,432nd largest city in the US. Bunker Hill is currently 11.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Bunker Hill has shrunk 11.1% since the year 2000. Bunker Hill, Illinois's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8427||Pewee Valley, Kentucky||1,612||11.4%|
|8429||Itta Bena, Mississippi||1,608||-26.4%|
|8432||Bunker Hill, Illinois||1,606||-11.1%|
|8434||Harvey, North Dakota||1,606||-18.8%|
|8435||Nissequogue, New York||1,606||4.0%|
|8436||Santa Clara, New Mexico||1,606||-17.1%|
The total voting age population of Bunker Hill, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,341. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.8% of the residents of Bunker Hill are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bunker Hill are 95.0% White, 3.0% Other, 1.1% Two or more races, 0.8% Black and 0.1% Asian. Additionally, 3.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Bunker Hill, 18.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.4%. On a per-household basis, 19.9% of families are below the poverty line in Bunker Hill.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.2% of Bunker Hill residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.9% of Bunker Hill residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.1% have a bachelor's degree and 4.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bunker Hill residents aged 5 and older, 1.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Bunker Hill is 6.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Bunker Hill, 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 Bunker Hill is $51,750.
In Bunker Hill, 64.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.7% of housing units in Bunker Hill.
Of all the housing units in Bunker Hill, 16.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Bunker Hill, 7.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bunker Hill is $679.
In Bunker Hill, 82.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.