|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Rapids City is 950. Rapids City, Illinois is the 10,435th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Rapids City was in 2010, when its population was 959. In 2010, Rapids City was the 10,497th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,435th largest city in the US. Rapids City is currently 0.9% smaller than it was in 2010.
Rapids City has shrunk 0.4% since the year 2000. Rapids City, Illinois's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10430||Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin||951||-7.2%|
|10433||New London, Missouri||950||-5.1%|
|10434||North Randall, Ohio||950||5.0%|
|10435||Rapids City, Illinois||950||-0.4%|
|10437||Au Gres, Michigan||949||-7.5%|
|10438||Bay Head, New Jersey||949||-23.4%|
|10439||Cooperstown, North Dakota||949||-9.1%|
The total voting age population of Rapids City, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 771. The voting age population is 48.9% male and 51.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.4% of the residents of Rapids City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Rapids City are 96.3% White, 1.8% Two or more races, 1.7% Asian and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 2.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Rapids City, 11.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.9%. On a per-household basis, 6.9% of families are below the poverty line in Rapids City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.1% of Rapids City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.1% of Rapids City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 29.5% have a bachelor's degree and 9.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Rapids City residents aged 5 and older, 1.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Rapids City is 3.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Rapids City, 9.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Rapids City is $75,536.
In Rapids City, 92.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 7.6% of housing units in Rapids City.
Of all the housing units in Rapids City, 12.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Rapids City, 15.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Rapids City is $908.
In Rapids City, 85.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.