|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Christopher is 2,657. Christopher, Illinois is the 6,635th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Christopher was in 1990, when its population was 2,889. In 1990, Christopher was the 5,634th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,635th largest city in the US. Christopher is currently 8.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Christopher has shrunk 6.5% since the year 2000. Christopher, Illinois's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6632||Wilson's Mills, North Carolina||2,661||94.9%|
|6638||Wentworth, North Carolina||2,657||-4.3%|
The total voting age population of Christopher, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,012. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.8% of the residents of Christopher are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Christopher are 98.0% White, 0.8% Two or more races, 0.6% Black and 0.6% Asian. Additionally, 1.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Christopher, 27.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.8%. On a per-household basis, 23.5% of families are below the poverty line in Christopher.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.6% of Christopher residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.1% of Christopher residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.6% have a bachelor's degree and 3.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Christopher residents aged 5 and older, 2.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Christopher is 7.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Christopher, 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 Christopher is $33,491.
In Christopher, 64.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.3% of housing units in Christopher.
Of all the housing units in Christopher, 32.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Christopher, 2.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Christopher is $680.
In Christopher, 67.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.