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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fulton is 3,623. Fulton, Illinois is the 5,708th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Fulton was in 2000, when its population was 3,884. In 2000, Fulton was the 5,117th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,708th largest city in the US. Fulton is currently 6.7% smaller than it was in 2000.
Fulton has shrunk 6.7% since the year 2000. Fulton, Illinois's growth is below average. 77% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5703||Tuckerton, New Jersey||3,628||3.1%|
|5712||Rutherfordton, North Carolina||3,621||-13.2%|
|5713||Two Harbors, Minnesota||3,621||0.0%|
The total voting age population of Fulton, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,477. The voting age population is 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.4% of the residents of Fulton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fulton are 97.2% White, 1.1% Two or more races, 0.8% Other, 0.7% Black and 0.1% Asian. Additionally, 1.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fulton, 6.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 1.0%. On a per-household basis, 6.2% of families are below the poverty line in Fulton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.3% of Fulton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.8% of Fulton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.4% have a bachelor's degree and 10.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fulton residents aged 5 and older, 4.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fulton is 1.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fulton, 10.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fulton is $52,193.
In Fulton, 80.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 19.6% of housing units in Fulton.
Of all the housing units in Fulton, 25.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Fulton, 8.3% 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 Fulton is $676.
In Fulton, 79.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.