|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hume is 319. Hume, Illinois is the 14,927th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Hume was in 1990, when its population was 413. In 1990, Hume was the 13,912th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,927th largest city in the US. Hume is currently 22.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Hume has shrunk 15.8% since the year 2000. Hume, Illinois's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14921||Hudson, South Dakota||320||-20.7%|
|14928||Iron City, Georgia||319||-0.3%|
|14929||Rensselaer Falls, New York||319||-5.0%|
|14933||Carlisle, South Carolina||318||-35.8%|
The total voting age population of Hume, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 266. The voting age population is 52.3% male and 47.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 25.0% of the residents of Hume are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hume are 97.5% White, 1.9% Two or more races and 0.6% Black. Additionally, 3.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hume, 21.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 41.4%. On a per-household basis, 18.8% of families are below the poverty line in Hume.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.1% of Hume residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.2% of Hume residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 6.0% have a bachelor's degree and 0.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hume residents aged 5 and older, 0.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hume is 7.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hume, 21.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hume is $46,000.
In Hume, 83.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 16.9% of housing units in Hume.
Of all the housing units in Hume, 33.9% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hume is $598.
In Hume, 75.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.