|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sims is 166. Sims, Illinois is the 17,045th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Sims was in 1990, when its population was 338. In 1990, Sims was the 14,750th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 17,045th largest city in the US. Sims is currently 50.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Sims has shrunk 38.9% since the year 2000. Sims, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|17079||Old Mill Creek||164||-34.6%|
|17039||Little Sioux, Iowa||166||-23.5%|
|17042||San Ysidro, New Mexico||166||-29.6%|
|17043||Scotia, South Carolina||166||-26.8%|
|17046||St. Lucas, Iowa||166||-6.7%|
The total voting age population of Sims, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 125. The voting age population is 44.8% male and 55.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.9% of the residents of Sims are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sims are 93.2% White and 6.8% Asian.
In Sims, 16.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 66.7%. On a per-household basis, 12.8% of families are below the poverty line in Sims.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.6% of Sims residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.4% of Sims residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 3.5% have a bachelor's degree and 3.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sims residents aged 5 and older, 1.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sims is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sims, 1.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Sims is $44,531.
In Sims, 92.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 7.7% of housing units in Sims.
Of all the housing units in Sims, 19.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Sims, 6.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sims is $-1,333,333,334.
In Sims, 61.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.