|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ransom is 308. Ransom, Illinois is the 15,061st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ransom was in 1990, when its population was 435. In 1990, Ransom was the 13,712th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,061st largest city in the US. Ransom is currently 29.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ransom has shrunk 24.5% since the year 2000. Ransom, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|15055||Uplands Park, Missouri||309||-32.8%|
|15058||Campbell Hill, Illinois||308||-7.2%|
|15063||Tunnelton, West Virginia||308||-8.3%|
|15065||De Soto, Wisconsin||307||-21.8%|
|15066||Flemington, West Virginia||307||6.9%|
The total voting age population of Ransom, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 310. The voting age population is 50.3% male and 49.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 7.2% of the residents of Ransom are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ransom are 98.8% White and 1.2% Two or more races. Additionally, 8.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ransom, 12.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.9%. On a per-household basis, 14.8% of families are below the poverty line in Ransom.
Among those aged 16 and older, 81.1% of Ransom residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.0% of Ransom residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.9% have a bachelor's degree and 4.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ransom residents aged 5 and older, 4.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ransom is 3.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ransom, 15.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ransom is $71,250.
In Ransom, 81.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 18.8% of housing units in Ransom.
Of all the housing units in Ransom, 41.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Ransom, 3.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ransom is $804.
In Ransom, 78.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.