|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Onarga is 1,319. Onarga, Illinois is the 9,196th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Onarga was in 2000, when its population was 1,436. In 2000, Onarga was the 8,654th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,196th largest city in the US. Onarga is currently 8.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Onarga has shrunk 8.1% since the year 2000. Onarga, Illinois's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9191||Freeman, South Dakota||1,322||0.6%|
|9192||Bloomfield, New York||1,321||4.3%|
|9193||North Utica, Illinois||1,321||35.4%|
|9194||Russells Point, Ohio||1,321||-18.2%|
|9195||West Alexandria, Ohio||1,320||-4.4%|
|9201||Miller, South Dakota||1,318||-14.0%|
The total voting age population of Onarga, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 544. The voting age population is 50.2% male and 49.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.6% of the residents of Onarga are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Onarga are 67.1% White, 31.1% Other, 0.9% Two or more races, 0.8% Black and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 52.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Onarga, 21.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.4%. On a per-household basis, 20.0% of families are below the poverty line in Onarga.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.0% of Onarga residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 70.1% of Onarga residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.9% have a bachelor's degree and 1.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Onarga residents aged 5 and older, 49.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 49.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Onarga is 7.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Onarga, 8.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Onarga is $46,635.
In Onarga, 83.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 16.2% of housing units in Onarga.
Of all the housing units in Onarga, 39.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Onarga, 7.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Onarga is $625.
In Onarga, 78.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.