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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Royal is 286. Royal, Illinois is the 15,297th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Royal was in 2010, when its population was 293. In 2010, Royal was the 15,484th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,297th largest city in the US. Royal is currently 2.4% smaller than it was in 2010.
Royal has grown 4.7% since the 2000. Royal, Illinois is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 82% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
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|15294||Lodi, New York||286||-15.3%|
|15299||St. Marks, Florida||286||5.1%|
The total voting age population of Royal, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 265. The voting age population is 49.1% male and 50.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 26.0% of the residents of Royal are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Royal are 99.4% White and 0.6% Two or more races.
In Royal, 4.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 11.5%. On a per-household basis, 2.1% of families are below the poverty line in Royal.
Among those aged 16 and older, 65.5% of Royal residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 99.6% of Royal residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 28.7% have a bachelor's degree and 5.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Royal residents aged 5 and older, 3.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Royal is 1.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Royal, 19.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Royal is $82,750.
In Royal, 90.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 9.7% of housing units in Royal.
Of all the housing units in Royal, 13.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Royal, 10.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Royal is $1,300.
In Royal, 86.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.