South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

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2020 Population
131,155
1.16% 1-year decline
US Senator
Dick Durbin
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tammy Duckworth
Democratic Party
2018 Median Age
44
0.917% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
16.8%
3.3% 1-year increase
2020 Median Household Income
$48,123
1.41% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$85,400
3.14% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
49,738
1.32% 1-year decline

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In 2020, South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL had a population of 131k people with a median age of 44 and a median household income of $48,123. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL declined from 132,696 to 131,155, a −1.16% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,453 to $48,123, a 1.41% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.42%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.04%), White (Hispanic) (1.67%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.428%).

2.99% of the households in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.4% of the residents in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are Shawnee Community College (568 degrees awarded in 2020), Southeastern Illinois College (353 degrees), and Wabash Valley College (213 degrees).

In 2020, the median property value in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was $85,400, and the homeownership rate was 77.9%.

Most people in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.8 minutes. The average car ownership in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL is home to a population of 131k people, from which 99.4% are citizens. As of 2020, 1.32% of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL residents were born outside of the country (1.73k people).

In 2020, there were 16.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (117k people) in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 7.1k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 2.68k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are Spanish (2,109 households), German (669 households), and Yiddish, Pennsylvania Dutch or Other West Germanic Languages (119 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
65,960
Women
50.3%
65,121
Men
49.7%

The resident population of United States in 2020 was 131,081 inhabitants, with 49.7% men, and 50.3% women.

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Citizenship

99.4%
2020 Citizenship
99.3%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 99.4% of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was 99.3%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    117k ± 208
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    7.1k ± 265
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    2.68k ± 300
2.43%
Hispanic Population
3.19k people

In 2020, there were 16.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (117k people) in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 7.1k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 2.68k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.43% of the people in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are hispanic (3.19k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    471 ± 532 people
  2. Philippines
    215 ± 360 people
  3. Korea
    143 ± 293 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was Mexico, the natal country of 471 South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL residents, followed by Philippines with 215 and Korea with 143.

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Foreign-Born Population

1.32%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
1.73k people
1.36%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
1.8k people

As of 2020, 1.32% of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL residents (1.73k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was 1.36%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    2,109 households (1.7%)
  2. German
    669 households (0.539%)
  3. Yiddish, Pennsylvania Dutch or Other West Germanic Languages
    119 households (0.0958%)

2.99% of the households in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2020, the most common non-English language spoken in households in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was Spanish. 1.7% of the households in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    3,795 ± 314
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,365 ± 166
  3. Korea
    1,047 ± 118

South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.78 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL employs 49.7k people. The largest industries in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are Elementary & secondary schools (3,832 people), Restaurants & Food Services (2,889 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (2,723 people), and the highest paying industries are Not specified manufacturing industries ($134,379), Natural gas distribution ($95,944), and Psychiatric and substance abuse hospitals ($91,426).

Males in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL have an average income that is 1.43 times higher than the average income of females, which is $39,818. The income inequality in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.419, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
24,719
Women
49.7%
25,019
Men
50.3%

The workforce of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL in 2020 was 49,738 people, with 49.7% woman, and 50.3% men.

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Occupations

49.7k
2020 Value
−1.32%
1 Year decline
± −1.32%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL declined at a rate of −1.32%, from 50.4k employees to 49.7k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,732 people), Registered nurses (1,530 people), and Janitors & building cleaners (1,326 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

49.7k
2020 Value
−1.32%
1 Year decline
± −1.32%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL declined at a rate of −1.32%, from 50.4k employees to 49.7k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL, are Elementary & secondary schools (3,832 people), Restaurants & Food Services (2,889 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (2,723 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL, though some of these residents may live in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$42,325
Median earning men ± $1,150
$27,170
Median earning women ± $931

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($67,431), Public Administration ($65,066), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($51,931).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Public Administration ($37,864), Manufacturing ($36,347), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($32,917).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Illinois. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Illinois to other states, or from other states to Illinois.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $138B
  2. $87.2B
  3. $79.8B

In 2020, the top outbound Illinois product (by dollars) was Electronics with $138B, followed by Pharmaceuticals ($87.2B) and Mixed freight ($79.8B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Illinois products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$1.03T
2020 Value in Illinois
$1.94T
Projected 2050 Value in Illinois
88.6% growth

In 2020, total outbound Illinois trade was $1.03T. This is expected to increase 88.6% to $1.94T by 2050.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Illinois to other states, or from other states to Illinois.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $77.4B
  2. $56.8B
  3. $46.1B

In 2020, the top outbound Illinois domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Indiana with $77.4B, followed by Wisconsin with $56.8B and California and $46.1B.

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Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are the senators currently representing the state of Illinois. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Illinois is currently represented by 18 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Illinois

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Dick Durbin
Senator from Illinois2
Assumed office on January 3, 1997
Tammy Duckworth
Senator from Illinois3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are the senators currently representing Illinois.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Illinois

Illinois is currently represented by 18 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Illinois have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2020, universities in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL awarded 1,134 degrees. The student population of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL in 2020 is skewed towards men, with 2,470 male students and 2,191 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are White (974 and 86.5%), followed by Black or African American (61 and 5.42%), Hispanic or Latino (39 and 3.46%), and Unknown (27 and 2.4%).

The largest universities in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL by number of degrees awarded are Shawnee Community College (568 and 50.1%), Southeastern Illinois College (353 and 31.1%), and Wabash Valley College (213 and 18.8%).

The most popular majors in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are Liberal Arts & Sciences (426 and 37.6%), Biological & Physical Sciences (111 and 9.79%), and Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (109 and 9.61%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2020 there were 4,661 students enrolled in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL, 53% men and 47% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 4,020 records, of which 45.9% were women and 54.1% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 269 degree-majors awarded
  2. 111 degree-majors awarded
  3. 66 degree-majors awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 269 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 568 degrees awarded
  2. 353 degrees awarded
  3. 213 degrees awarded

In 2020, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Shawnee Community College with 568 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2020, 437 men were awarded degrees from institutions in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL, which is 0.627 times less than the 697 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 974 degrees mean that there were 16 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 61 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($5,640) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($900) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($1,300) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2020, 0.666% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.402% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (35.8k), Some college (26.1k), and Secondary Education (16.8k).

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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was $85,400 in 2020, which is 0.372 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $82,800 to $85,400, a 3.14% increase. The homeownership rate in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL is 77.9%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL have an average commute time of 24.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL is $48,123. In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was Vernon, Moraine, West Deerfield & Libertyville (Southeast) Townships PUMA, IL with a value of $138,417, followed by Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL and DuPage & Wheatland Townships PUMA, IL, with respective values of $130,865 and $114,796.

Property

$85,400
Median Property Value 2020
±$1,876
$41,597
Median Property Taxes
±$1,123

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

77.9%
Homeownership
2020
63.9%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 77.9% of the housing units in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 78%.

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Income by Location

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In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was Vernon, Moraine, West Deerfield & Libertyville (Southeast) Townships PUMA, IL with a value of $138,417, followed by Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL and DuPage & Wheatland Townships PUMA, IL, with respective values of $130,865 and $114,796.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$48,123
Median Household Income
± $1,328
53.4k
Number of Households
± 1,301

In 2020, the median household income of the 53.4k households in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL grew to $48,123 from the previous year's value of $47,453.

The following chart displays the households in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

0.419
2020 Wage GINI in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL
0.425
2019 Wage GINI in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL

In 2020, the income inequality in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was 0.419 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.5% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (84.3%)
  2. Carpooled (8.5%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.09%)

In 2018, 84.3% of workers in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (8.5%) and those who worked at home (4.09%).

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Commute Time

24.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL have a shorter commute time (24.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 2.4% of the workforce in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

16.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL (21.3k out of 126k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Males 55 - 64.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL is White, followed by Black and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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94.1% of the population of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL has health coverage, with 41.2% on employee plans, 22.8% on Medicaid, 16.1% on Medicare, 12.5% on non-group plans, and 1.45% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Illinois was $8,262 in 2014. This is a 4.44% increase from the previous year ($7,911).

Primary care physicians in Illinois see 1241 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.72% decrease from the previous year (1250 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1242 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 408 patients per year.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Illinois, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,241 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Illinois

Primary care physicians in Illinois see an average of 1,241 patients per year. This represents a 0.72% decrease from the previous year (1,250 patients).

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Illinois across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 22.5% under 18 years, 16.7% between 18 and 34 years, 39.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 21.4% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.3% were men and 51.7% were women.

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Uninsured People

5.9%
Uninsured
41.2%
Employer Coverage
22.8%
Medicaid
16.1%
Medicare
12.5%
Non-Group
1.45%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL grew by 11.2% from 5.31% to 5.9%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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