|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Colchester is 1,070. Colchester, Illinois is the 9,938th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Colchester was in 1990, when its population was 1,552. In 1990, Colchester was the 7,943rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,938th largest city in the US. Colchester is currently 31.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Colchester has shrunk 28.4% since the year 2000. Colchester, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9933||Dexter, New Mexico||1,072||-13.8%|
|9934||Jamaica Beach, Texas||1,072||-0.1%|
|9935||Aurora, South Dakota||1,071||113.7%|
|9942||Falls City, Oregon||1,068||10.2%|
The total voting age population of Colchester, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,266. The voting age population is 53.9% male and 46.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.7% of the residents of Colchester are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Colchester are 100.0% White.
In Colchester, 13.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.2%. On a per-household basis, 7.4% of families are below the poverty line in Colchester.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.4% of Colchester residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.2% of Colchester residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.3% have a bachelor's degree and 4.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Colchester residents aged 5 and older, 2.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Colchester is 9.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Colchester, 16.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Colchester is $43,164.
In Colchester, 81.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 18.7% of housing units in Colchester.
Of all the housing units in Colchester, 32.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Colchester, 4.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Colchester is $663.
In Colchester, 70.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.