Effingham, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Effingham, Illinois Info Snack

Population
12,310
Unemployment
3.4%
Poverty
16.9%
Median Home
$136,300
Median Income
$52,551
Median Rent
$630

Effingham SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

Effingham, IL Cost Of Living

83
Effingham's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Effingham Illinois National Average
Overall 83 98 100
Services 93 95 100
Groceries 95 97 100
Health 86 99 100
Housing 65 96 100
Transportation 98 105 100
Utilities 97 94 100

Effingham, IL Photos

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Rankings for Effingham in Illinois

Map Of Effingham, IL

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Population over time in Effingham

Year Population % Change
2020 12,310 -2.5%
2019 12,624 0.9%
2018 12,517 -1.1%
2017 12,650 1.1%
2016 12,513 0.7%
2015 12,428 1.3%
2014 12,264 -0.3%
2013 12,297 1.1%
2012 12,161 0.7%
2011 12,076 -

Race / Ethnicity in Effingham

White
92.1% (11,341)
African American
1.1% (131)
American Indian
0.2% (21)
Asian
0.3% (37)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (201)
Hispanic
4.7% (579)
Race Effingham IL USA
White 92.1% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 1.1% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.3% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.6% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.7% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in Effingham

Female
53.4% (6,579)
Male
46.6% (5,730)
Gender Effingham IL USA
Female 53.4% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 46.6% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Effingham for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (615)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (369)
High School / GED
34.0% (4,185)
Some College
22.0% (2,708)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (1,723)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,723)
Master's Degree
6.0% (738)
Professional Degree
2.0% (246)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Effingham IL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Effingham, Illinois

Less than $10,000
4.5% (55,105)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (77,336)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.9% (183,763)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.7% (106,663)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (172,647)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.3% (275,053)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (135,043)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (100,513)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (65,747)
$200,000 or more
4.8% (59,125)
Income Effingham IL USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.9% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.7% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.3% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.8% 8.8% 8.3%

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