|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Carmi is 4,796. Carmi, Illinois is the 4,934th largest city in the US.
Carmi is located entirely in White County.
The peak population of Carmi was in 1990, when its population was 5,763. In 1990, Carmi was the 3,695th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,934th largest city in the US. Carmi is currently 16.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Carmi has shrunk 11.3% since the year 2000. Carmi, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Carmi has a population density of 2,099.4 people per square mile.
|4985||Fox River Grove||4,688||-6.2%|
|4930||South Bound Brook, New Jersey||4,804||7.8%|
|4933||Midland, North Carolina||4,801||87.3%|
The total voting age population of Carmi, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,756. The voting age population is 48.6% male and 51.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.9% of the residents of Carmi are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Carmi are 96.1% White, 1.4% Asian, 1.2% Black, 0.5% American Indian, 0.5% Two or more races and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 1.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Carmi, 16.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 21.6%. On a per-household basis, 13.2% of families are below the poverty line in Carmi.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.3% of Carmi residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.9% of Carmi residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.5% have a bachelor's degree and 5.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Carmi residents aged 5 and older, 1.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Carmi is 6.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Carmi, 11.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Carmi is $42,990.
In Carmi, 76.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.6% of housing units in Carmi.
Of all the housing units in Carmi, 17.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Carmi, 5.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 130 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Carmi is $613.
In Carmi, 69.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.