|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Pontoon Beach is 5,900. Pontoon Beach, Illinois is the 4,373rd largest city in the US.
Pontoon Beach is located entirely in Madison County.
The peak population of Pontoon Beach was in 2020, when its population was 5,922. In 2020, Pontoon Beach was the 4,359th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,373rd largest city in the US. Pontoon Beach is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Pontoon Beach has grown 2.5% since the 2000. Pontoon Beach, Illinois's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Pontoon Beach has a population density of 582.7 people per square mile.
|4367||Mocksville, North Carolina||5,908||38.9%|
|4368||Mount Arlington, New Jersey||5,905||25.3%|
|4373||Pontoon Beach, Illinois||5,900||2.5%|
|4374||Hudson, New York||5,898||-21.4%|
|4375||Wake Village, Texas||5,897||11.3%|
|4377||Pass Christian, Mississippi||5,882||-10.7%|
|4378||Salamanca, New York||5,882||-3.3%|
|4379||Belmar, New Jersey||5,881||-2.9%|
The total voting age population of Pontoon Beach, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,205. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.8% of the residents of Pontoon Beach are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Pontoon Beach are 90.5% White, 5.1% Black, 1.7% Asian, 1.1% Other, 1.1% Two or more races and 0.5% American Indian. Additionally, 11.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Pontoon Beach, 15.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 30.9%. On a per-household basis, 12.1% of families are below the poverty line in Pontoon Beach.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.4% of Pontoon Beach residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.4% of Pontoon Beach residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.1% have a bachelor's degree and 4.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Pontoon Beach residents aged 5 and older, 12.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Pontoon Beach is 6.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Pontoon Beach, 11.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Pontoon Beach is $53,341.
In Pontoon Beach, 65.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.3% of housing units in Pontoon Beach.
Of all the housing units in Pontoon Beach, 2.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Pontoon Beach, 19.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 520 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Pontoon Beach is $849.
In Pontoon Beach, 91.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.