|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sesser is 1,865. Sesser, Illinois is the 7,860th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Sesser was in 2000, when its population was 2,122. In 2000, Sesser was the 7,140th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,860th largest city in the US. Sesser is currently 12.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Sesser has shrunk 12.1% since the year 2000. Sesser, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 81% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7859||New Oxford, Pennsylvania||1,865||9.8%|
|7861||Cedar Bluff, Alabama||1,864||25.5%|
|7866||Biscoe, North Carolina||1,862||10.5%|
The total voting age population of Sesser, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,198. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.0% of the residents of Sesser are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sesser are 96.3% White, 2.8% Other and 0.9% Two or more races. Additionally, 5.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Sesser, 14.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.9%. On a per-household basis, 11.6% of families are below the poverty line in Sesser.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.7% of Sesser residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.6% of Sesser residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.2% have a bachelor's degree and 2.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sesser residents aged 5 and older, 1.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sesser is 9.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sesser, 10.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Sesser is $53,631.
In Sesser, 77.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 22.5% of housing units in Sesser.
Of all the housing units in Sesser, 22.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Sesser, 13.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sesser is $700.
In Sesser, 73.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.