|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Danville is 28,787. Danville, Illinois is the 1,358th largest city in the US.
Danville is located entirely in Vermilion County.
The peak population of Danville was in 1990, when its population was 35,045. In 1990, Danville was the 779th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,358th largest city in the US. Danville is currently 17.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Danville has shrunk 16.2% since the year 2000. Danville, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Danville has a population density of 1,846.3 people per square mile.
|1350||Lake in the Hills||28,945||20.2%|
|1352||East Palo Alto, California||28,847||-3.7%|
|1353||Statesville, North Carolina||28,844||22.5%|
|1354||Newburgh, New York||28,834||1.5%|
|1355||Port Huron, Michigan||28,826||-10.6%|
|1356||Bridgewater Town, Massachusetts||28,805|
|1361||Harrison, New York||28,774||18.8%|
The total voting age population of Danville, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 22,646. The voting age population is 49.2% male and 50.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.8% of the residents of Danville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Danville are 62.1% White, 32.7% Black, 2.7% Two or more races, 1.4% Asian, 0.9% Other and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 7.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Danville, 29.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 44.3%. On a per-household basis, 23.7% of families are below the poverty line in Danville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.3% of Danville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.6% of Danville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.4% have a bachelor's degree and 5.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Danville residents aged 5 and older, 6.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Danville is 9.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Danville, 13.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Danville is $36,172.
In Danville, 55.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.1% of housing units in Danville.
Of all the housing units in Danville, 44.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Danville, 4.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Danville is $695.
In Danville, 73.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.