|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Prophetstown is 1,929. Prophetstown, Illinois is the 7,752nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Prophetstown was in 2010, when its population was 2,080. In 2010, Prophetstown was the 7,412th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,752nd largest city in the US. Prophetstown is currently 7.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
Prophetstown has shrunk 4.5% since the year 2000. Prophetstown, Illinois's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7746||West Tawakoni, Texas||1,932||33.2%|
|7749||Howard City, Michigan||1,931||20.6%|
|7756||Hertford, North Carolina||1,925||-7.1%|
|7758||New Athens, Illinois||1,925||-2.8%|
The total voting age population of Prophetstown, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,674. The voting age population is 48.7% male and 51.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.7% of the residents of Prophetstown are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Prophetstown are 96.2% White, 1.8% Black, 1.6% Two or more races and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 1.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Prophetstown, 10.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.7%. On a per-household basis, 9.3% of families are below the poverty line in Prophetstown.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.7% of Prophetstown residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.1% of Prophetstown residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.5% have a bachelor's degree and 7.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Prophetstown residents aged 5 and older, 0.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Prophetstown is 9.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Prophetstown, 14.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Prophetstown is $49,152.
In Prophetstown, 76.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.1% of housing units in Prophetstown.
Of all the housing units in Prophetstown, 29.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Prophetstown, 4.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Prophetstown is $707.
In Prophetstown, 77.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.