|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of South Jacksonville is 3,191. South Jacksonville, Illinois is the 6,059th largest city in the US.
The peak population of South Jacksonville was in 2000, when its population was 3,472. In 2000, South Jacksonville was the 5,437th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,059th largest city in the US. South Jacksonville is currently 8.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
South Jacksonville has shrunk 8.0% since the year 2000. South Jacksonville, Illinois's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6053||Pine City, Minnesota||3,197||3.6%|
|6059||South Jacksonville, Illinois||3,191||-8.0%|
|6061||West Burlington, Iowa||3,191||1.1%|
|6064||Brightwaters, New York||3,186||-2.0%|
|6065||Red Bay, Alabama||3,184||-5.4%|
The total voting age population of South Jacksonville, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,490. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 25.3% of the residents of South Jacksonville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of South Jacksonville are 93.9% White, 3.8% Two or more races, 1.5% Black, 0.5% Asian and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 1.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In South Jacksonville, 12.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.0%. On a per-household basis, 11.2% of families are below the poverty line in South Jacksonville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.3% of South Jacksonville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.1% of South Jacksonville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.5% have a bachelor's degree and 7.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among South Jacksonville residents aged 5 and older, 2.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in South Jacksonville is 1.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In South Jacksonville, 21.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in South Jacksonville is $53,781.
In South Jacksonville, 63.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.5% of housing units in South Jacksonville.
Of all the housing units in South Jacksonville, 12.3% of them were build before 1940.
In South Jacksonville, 3.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in South Jacksonville is $725.
In South Jacksonville, 79.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.