|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gays is 222. Gays, Illinois is the 16,158th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Gays was in 2010, when its population was 281. In 2010, Gays was the 15,644th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,158th largest city in the US. Gays is currently 21.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Gays has shrunk 16.8% since the year 2000. Gays, Illinois's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16152||Virginia City, Montana||223||71.5%|
|16154||Zap, North Dakota||223||-2.6%|
|16156||Anamoose, North Dakota||222||-20.7%|
|16157||French Camp, Mississippi||222||-43.5%|
|16160||Hazelton, North Dakota||222||-7.8%|
|16162||Laurens, New York||222||-19.5%|
|16164||Riverdale, North Dakota||222||-18.0%|
The total voting age population of Gays, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 191. The voting age population is 53.4% male and 46.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.2% of the residents of Gays are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gays are 91.2% White, 6.2% American Indian and 2.6% Two or more races.
In Gays, 11.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 16.7%. On a per-household basis, 16.2% of families are below the poverty line in Gays.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.6% of Gays residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.0% of Gays residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.6% have a bachelor's degree and 5.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gays residents aged 5 and older, 0.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gays is 4.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gays, 7.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gays is $56,250.
In Gays, 78.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 21.8% of housing units in Gays.
Of all the housing units in Gays, 56.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Gays, 2.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gays is $650.
In Gays, 79.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.