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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Knoxville is 2,852. Knoxville, Illinois is the 6,417th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Knoxville was in 1990, when its population was 3,298. In 1990, Knoxville was the 5,238th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,417th largest city in the US. Knoxville is currently 13.5% smaller than it was in 1990.
Knoxville has shrunk 10.0% since the year 2000. Knoxville, Illinois's growth is below average. 80% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6414||Rancho Viejo, Texas||2,856||60.6%|
|6418||Winner, South Dakota||2,852||-8.5%|
|6419||Big Lake, Texas||2,850||-0.2%|
|6421||Shady Shores, Texas||2,849||91.2%|
|6422||Glen Rose, Texas||2,848||30.2%|
The total voting age population of Knoxville, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,177. The voting age population is 42.5% male and 57.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.0% of the residents of Knoxville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Knoxville are 97.5% White, 2.0% Two or more races, 0.4% Asian and 0.2% Black. Additionally, 2.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Knoxville, 11.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 11.7%. On a per-household basis, 10.7% of families are below the poverty line in Knoxville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.3% of Knoxville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.6% of Knoxville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.5% have a bachelor's degree and 6.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Knoxville residents aged 5 and older, 3.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Knoxville is 2.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Knoxville, 18.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Knoxville is $57,350.
In Knoxville, 78.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 21.8% of housing units in Knoxville.
Of all the housing units in Knoxville, 24.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Knoxville, 6.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Knoxville is $649.
In Knoxville, 81.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.