Beardstown, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Beardstown, Illinois Info Snack

Population
5,504
Unemployment
9.4%
Poverty
22.4%
Median Home
$71,000
Median Income
$43,425
Median Rent
$617

Beardstown SnackAbility

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

Beardstown, IL Cost Of Living

84
Beardstown's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Beardstown Illinois National Average
Overall 84 98 100
Services 103 95 100
Groceries 97 97 100
Health 103 99 100
Housing 45 96 100
Transportation 103 105 100
Utilities 91 94 100

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
2020 5,504 -6.7%
2019 5,902 -1.7%
2018 6,004 -1.7%
2017 6,109 -1.7%
2016 6,217 -1.9%
2015 6,336 1.0%
2014 6,271 1.3%
2013 6,193 -0.1%
2012 6,199 3.4%
2011 5,994 -

Race / Ethnicity in Beardstown

White
50.7% (2,791)
African American
8.1% (448)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
1.3% (71)
Other
0.2% (9)
Two Or More
1.7% (92)
Hispanic
38.0% (2,093)
Race Beardstown IL USA
White 50.7% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 8.1% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.0% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 1.3% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 38.0% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in Beardstown

Female
51.5% (2,834)
Male
48.5% (2,669)
Gender Beardstown IL USA
Female 51.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Beardstown for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (715)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (770)
High School / GED
40.0% (2,201)
Some College
17.0% (935)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (330)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (385)
Master's Degree
3.0% (165)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Beardstown IL USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 22.0% 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
5.4% (29,882)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (40,354)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.7% (75,600)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.2% (83,517)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (76,366)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.9% (115,188)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.1% (72,024)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.9% (49,037)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (4,086)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (4,341)
Income Beardstown IL USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.7% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.2% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.9% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.1% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.9% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 8.8% 8.3%

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