Beardstown, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Beardstown, Illinois Info Snack

Population
5,682
Unemployment
8.8%
Poverty
24.3%
Median Home
$68,900
Median Income
$40,750
Median Rent
$582

Beardstown SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
3
Affordability
9
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
9.5

Beardstown, IL Crime Report

301
Total Crimes
5,548.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
124.02%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Beardstown
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 301 5,548.4 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 45 829.5 406.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 42 774.2 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 256 4,718.9 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 39 718.9 271.7 340.5
Larceny 215 3,963.1 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 2 36.9 148.2 219.9

Beardstown, IL Cost Of Living

83
Beardstown's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Beardstown Illinois National Average
Overall 83 98 100
Services 105 98 100
Groceries 95 97 100
Health 104 100 100
Housing 44 95 100
Transportation 102 112 100
Utilities 89 97 100

Beardstown, IL Photos

Beardstown Grand Opera House
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Beardstown in Illinois

Map Of Beardstown, IL

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Population over time in Beardstown

Year Population % Change
2019 5,682 -3.7%
2018 5,902 -1.7%
2017 6,004 -1.7%
2016 6,109 -1.7%
2015 6,217 -1.9%
2014 6,336 1.0%
2013 6,271 1.3%
2012 6,193 -0.1%
2011 6,199 3.4%
2010 5,994 -

Race / Ethnicity in Beardstown

White
54.1% (3,074)
African American
9.0% (512)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (8)
Two Or More
0.4% (23)
Hispanic
36.3% (2,065)
Race Beardstown IL USA
White 54.1% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 9.0% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 36.3% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Beardstown

Female
51.6% (2,934)
Male
48.4% (2,748)
Gender Beardstown IL USA
Female 51.6% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Beardstown for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (454)
9-12th Grade
18.0% (1,022)
High School / GED
43.0% (2,443)
Some College
16.0% (909)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (284)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (397)
Master's Degree
3.0% (170)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Beardstown IL USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 18.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 43.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Beardstown, Illinois

Less than $10,000
5.2% (29,285)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (38,699)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.8% (89,688)
$25,000 to $34,999
17.8% (101,193)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (81,320)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.7% (106,161)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (53,603)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.7% (54,911)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.2% (6,537)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (6,798)
Income Beardstown IL USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.8% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 17.8% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.7% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.7% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 8.3% 7.7%

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