|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Equality is 541. Equality, Illinois is the 12,853rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Equality was in 1990, when its population was 746. In 1990, Equality was the 11,159th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,853rd largest city in the US. Equality is currently 27.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Equality has shrunk 24.7% since the year 2000. Equality, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12848||Minnetonka Beach, Minnesota||542||-12.0%|
|12850||Ovid, New York||542||-11.4%|
|12857||Ossipee, North Carolina||541||18.6%|
|12859||Beech Bottom, West Virginia||540||-12.3%|
The total voting age population of Equality, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 399. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 29.7% of the residents of Equality are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Equality are 100.0% White.
In Equality, 22.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.9%. On a per-household basis, 16.4% of families are below the poverty line in Equality.
Among those aged 16 and older, 43.3% of Equality residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.4% of Equality residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 5.0% have a bachelor's degree and 0.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Equality residents aged 5 and older, 3.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Equality is 8.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Equality, 12.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Equality is $42,500.
In Equality, 71.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.2% of housing units in Equality.
Of all the housing units in Equality, 21.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Equality, 6.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Equality is $358.
In Equality, 73.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.