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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Steward is 225. Steward, Illinois is the 16,115th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Steward was in 1990, when its population was 277. In 1990, Steward was the 15,542nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,115th largest city in the US. Steward is currently 18.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Steward has shrunk 16.9% since the year 2000. Steward, Illinois's growth is about average. 60% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16112||North Star, Ohio||225||7.6%|
|16113||Pickstown, South Dakota||225||33.1%|
|16116||Sweet Water, Alabama||225||-3.8%|
The total voting age population of Steward, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 233. The voting age population is 50.6% male and 49.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.7% of the residents of Steward are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Steward are 96.1% White, 2.3% Black, 1.0% Other and 0.7% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Steward, 14.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.0%. On a per-household basis, 2.8% of families are below the poverty line in Steward.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.6% of Steward residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 83.7% of Steward residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.1% have a bachelor's degree and 7.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Steward residents aged 5 and older, 0.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Steward is 6.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Steward, 11.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Steward is $64,000.
In Steward, 86.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 14.0% of housing units in Steward.
Of all the housing units in Steward, 58.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Steward, 1.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Steward is $740.
In Steward, 88.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.