|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lomax is 402. Lomax, Illinois is the 14,081st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Lomax was in 2000, when its population was 476. In 2000, Lomax was the 13,583rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,081st largest city in the US. Lomax is currently 15.5% smaller than it was in 2000.
Lomax has shrunk 15.5% since the year 2000. Lomax, Illinois's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14076||Greeley Center, Nebraska||402||-23.8%|
|14079||Harvey Cedars, New Jersey||402||11.6%|
|14080||Jupiter Inlet Colony, Florida||402||8.9%|
|14082||Matewan, West Virginia||402||-18.7%|
|14083||Oak Grove Village, Missouri||402||0.7%|
|14084||Peachland, North Carolina||402||-28.9%|
|14085||Prairie City, Illinois||402||-12.6%|
|14086||South Mountain, Texas||402||-1.9%|
The total voting age population of Lomax, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 324. The voting age population is 40.7% male and 59.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 27.3% of the residents of Lomax are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lomax are 97.7% White and 2.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 5.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lomax, 26.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 70.8%. On a per-household basis, 27.8% of families are below the poverty line in Lomax.
Among those aged 16 and older, 45.9% of Lomax residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.3% of Lomax residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.8% have a bachelor's degree and 1.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lomax residents aged 5 and older, 2.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lomax is 9.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lomax, 19.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lomax is $30,417.
In Lomax, 59.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.7% of housing units in Lomax.
Of all the housing units in Lomax, 43.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Lomax, 5.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lomax is $575.
In Lomax, 87.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.